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Offshore Company Formation of Samoa Company



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Formation of Samoa Company

Samoa comprises of several islands situated approximately half way on a line drawn between Hawaii and New Zealand. Apia is its capital. The population of the islands is approximately 160,000. Originally ruled by Germany from 1889 to 1914, Samoa was subsequently administered by New Zealand until it became the first South Pacific country to gain independence in 1962. Samoa was known as Western Samoa until 1997. Samoa has a parliamentary system of Government with elections every 5 years. There are 47 members of the Legislative Assembly who elect a Prime Minister who, with an eight member Cabinet and the Head of State make up the Executive Council.

Advantages of Samoa Company

  • An independent sovereign nation with political, economic and social stability

    Substantial tax advantages

  • User-friendly to Asian investors that a company can be registered with a Chinese-character name, and other foreign languages are permitted in addition to the English-language name of the company on the Certificate of Incorporation

  • Chinese-language M&As are available, and documents may be filed in any language with an English translation

  • Long Term International Companies available with discounts offered when paying 5-year, 10-year or 20-year licence fees in advance

  • Samoa's legislation has strict confidentiality and secrecy provisions, sanctioned by heavy penalties written into each of the Acts forming its legal basis

  • Low Government fees for re-domiciliation

Features of Samoa Company

  • Companies can be incorporated within one day.
  • Accepted by bank account opening by most international banks.
  • Company registration may be for periods of one, five, ten or twenty years in advance, with discounted fees.
  • An international company is not required to have a share capital ("Creditor Controlled" companies).
  • Chinese character names may be registered.
  • Chinese character memorandum and articles of association may be filed.
  • There is no minimum share capital requirement or capital duty on share capital.
  • Redemption of shares and reductions of capital can be effected simply and quickly and without the necessity of a court order.
  • A company may finance the purchase of its own shares.
  • A company may repurchase and cancel its own shares.
  • Annual returns do not have to be filed.
  • Particulars of directors and secretaries do not have to be filed.
  • Accounts do not have to be filed.
  • Provision can be made for alteration of the memorandum and articles of association by directors' resolution.
  • Meetings may be held by telephone, closed circuit television or other audio or audio-visual means.
  • An international company need not have directors resident in Samoa.
  • The Companies office is subject to strict confidentiality provisions.
  • Companies can be redomiciled into or out of Samoa.
  • Companies can be liquidated. There is also a straight forward striking-off procedure.
  • Documents can be Apostilled by the Chinese Embassy present in Samoa.

Samoa Shelf Company List - Download

SAMOA Company Order Form - Download