VA Global Business Limited is a management company licensed by the Financial Services Commission (FSC) in Mauritius to provide formation, administration and management of Global Business Companies registered in Mauritius and be engaged in the provision of corporate Trusteeship services. Read More
Global Business Sector in Mauritius
- GBC 2........................................................................
- GBC 1........................................................................
- GBC 1 With Special Licenses ......................................
- Global Fund................................................................
- Protected Cell Company...............................................
- Captive Insurance Business.........................................
- Investment Adviser/Dealer License...............................
- Payment Intermediary Services.....................................
- Other Specialised Licenses.........................................
- Mauritius Trust...........................................................
- Mauritius Redomiciliation.............................................
Mauritius as your Preferred Jurisdiction
- Attractive Fiscal Regime
- Offshore Asset Protection
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Established since 2006, VA Global Business is a trusted and reliable management company in Mauritius, with the aim of providing company registration, administration and management services for offshore companies in Mauritius such as Global Business Company Category 1 (GBC 1), Global Business Company Category 2 (GBC 2), Re-domiciliation of companies to Mauritius, Global Funds, Protected Cell companies and Trusts. We also provide you with services such as assistance to open bank account (personal & corporate) in Mauritius, provision of Company Secretary and should you need our nominee services to act as Company Director and/or Shareholder in your global business company in Mauritius, we do provide these services as well. In case you are interested to obtain an Occupation and Residency permit in Mauritius, we'll be pleased to assist you. As part of VA Group (www.vagrouplimited.com) and through our sister company Ramanah & Associates (www.accountancycentre.com), a well established Accountancy firm in Mauritius, we can aid you with all Accountancy and Bookkeeping matters including any related outsourcing services.
We believe in high standards of business ethics with complete commitment to quality and we take great pride from the respect that we have earned from our clients over the years. Since company inception, our focus has been to exceed client expectations and this is why our service has been designed in such a way that we can provide our clients with a personalized attention to their individual needs. Our team members are highly qualified and dedicated professionals, accomplished in their respective areas of expertise. With VA Global as your global business partner, you can rest assured that you are in good hands and you can leave all the hassles of company formation, administration & related management services of your global business company in Mauritius to us while you concentrate on more strategic decisions for your company growth.
As a responsible offshore company, we give you the most appropriate advice to save your valuable money, time and most importantly, in deciding global business structure would be most suitable for the offshore company formation.
Overview of our services:
- Company and trust formation and admini stration;
- Preparation of incorporation and application documents for registration of the Global Business Company;
- Ensuring compliance with the post-statutory requirements as per the local legislations;
- Maintenance of books and accounting records;
- Provision of nominee directors and nominee shareholders;
- Provision of Registered Office address for Category 1 and Category 2 Global Business Licensees;
- Acting as Registered Agent for Category 2 Global Business Licensees;
- Acting as Company Secretary for Category 1 Global Business Licensees;
- Accounting and bookkeeping
- Opening of bank account and merchant account;
- Document legalisation and apostile and Business support services (e.g. Virtual office with telephone & fax and Mail forwarding, among others).
Our people are conscious of the fact that in an increasingly competitive environment and with the growing importance of customer service, the need to deliver fast solutions for demanding business people is paramount. With this in mind, our people always have the client interest as the driving force and go out of their normal work schedules just to make sure that the client is always kept happy. Our dedicated team are professionally qualified company registration specialists who are committed to providing quick, efficient and flexible offshore service. Being fully conversant with the licensing process and with the provisions of related laws & legislations, one of our formation experts will personally oversee your company formation and post company registration, our team shall take complete care of all your statutory obligations, leaving you free to build up your business.
Why choose VA Global as your Global Business Partner?
- Reliable service
- Commitment to meet set deadlines
- Keeping client always informed
- Quick & easy company formation
- Dedicated & knowledgeable team offering personalized service
- No hidden extra charges
- Flexible solutions to individual client needs
Whatever your requirements, you can be sure that VA Global will work hard to ensure that you get the right business structure from which you can reap maximum advantage that the global business sector in Mauritius can offer.
Mauritius as your preferred jurisdiction
- Enhanced Privacy
- Offshore Asset Protection
- Protection from Legal Action
- Tax savings
- Ease of set up / operation
- Complete Financial Privacy
- Reliable banking system
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Failing to meet your company's corporate compliance obligations runs the risk of punitive fines and reputational damage. We are here to ensure that you are kept abreast of legislation and your company is always kept in good standing as far as local requirements are concerned. Read More
VA Global Business Limited can help you with opening Bank Accounts in Mauritius hence helping you to deal with Mauritius Banking. Mauritius companies now have a very attractive Mauritius laws on Mauritius business strengthening, Mauritius Investment and Mauritius Finance. Read More
Global Business Companies in Mauritius
Establishing a Global Business Company is a modern trend for many investors for the purpose of growing their business globally and it is increasingly being considered as the most appropriate vehicle for wide range of trading, investment and asset protection activities with the added advantage of international tax planning. Mauritius is one of the preferred jurisdictions for offshore investment and offers a comprehensive range of global business options to potential investors to meet their specific requirements. For any Applicant of Global Business to be approved it should first pass the test of conducting business outside Mauritius.
A Global Business Company Category 2 (GBC 2) in Mauritius takes an average of 2-3 days to be incorporated. A Mauritius GBC 2 is governed by the Companies Act 2001 and regulated by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission. A GBC 2 is better for holding and managing private assets as it provides better confidentiality by structuring the shareholding through nominee shareholders. The GBC 2 is non-resident for tax purposes and therefore is a tax exempt entity and cannot avail itself of the relief under the DTAs in force in Mauritius. A GBC 2 is restricted in the business it can carry out and is not allowed to conduct the businesses of company formation, administration, management nor can it provide professional nominee or trusteeship services. It cannot conduct business in Mauritius or in Mauritian Rupees. Read More
A Global Business Company Category 1 (GBC 1) in Mauritius takes an average of 2-3 weeks to be incorporated. A Mauritius GBC 1 is governed by the Companies Act 2001 and regulated by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission (FSC). A GBC 1 can elect to be qualified as tax "resident" in Mauritius and thus benefit from the Double Taxation Agreement (DTA) Network where Mauritius is a member. This offers significant opportunities for international tax planning and a GBC 1 requiring no specialized license has no minimum capital requirement. A GBC 1 is often set up to structure investments and projects with Mauritian double tax avoidance treaty partners such as India and China. The Mauritius offshore Global Business Category 1 is very commonly used for investment in India due to the favorable tax treaty that exists between Mauritius and India. Read More
GBC 1 with specialized licenses are increasingly becoming popular in demand. A common trend nowadays is for international dealers involved in Forex activities to take advantage special licenses being granted in this particular field, like Investment Adviser and Investment Broker Licenses. Besides these investment licenses, other Payment Intermediary Services Read More
A Global Fund in Mauritius often has as prime business the collective investment of funds in a portfolio of securities so as to spread the risk of investment. The holder of the securities must be able to gain from the results of the investment minus any commission or fees due. Global Fund (Investment Fund) companies in Mauritius are usually established as GBC1 companies and are then regulated in their function as an investment business by the 2005 Securities Act. The Mauritius Financial Services Commission must give approval for the company to be licensed as an investment company and in so-doing the FSC must satisfy itself of the funds structure and objectives, the track record and credentials of the promoters, the investors and markets targeted, types of investment the fund will be dealing in, track record of the investment manager, independent custodian and administrator.Read More
The Protected Cell Company (PCC) allows companies with a Category 1 Global business License to create 'cells' for the purpose of segregating and protecting assets. Mauritius approved the Protected Cell Company Act 1999 (amended 2000) and came into force in January 2000. The principle legal characteristic of a PCC is that the portion of capital designated to a specific cell is neither liable for the general obligations, commitments or liabilities of the corporation nor for the specific liabilities of the other cells. This allows additional opportunities, flexibility and security for international investment structuring especially for an entity with various investment portfolios where each has its own investment strategy and risk profile. VA Global Business Limited can discuss the benefits of a Protected Cell Company for your individual requirements, set up the structure for you and deal with all ongoing statutory requirements. Read More
A Captive Insurance Company in Mauritius is established as a risk management technique with the sole purpose of insuring the risk emanating from the parent group. A Captive Insurance company must be a Category 1 Global Business License company (GBC1) licensed by the Financial Services Commission for such specialized business. The captive insurance company will need to appoint a licensed management company and a representative accountable to the Commission. To approve the granting of the license, the FSC will need to see audited financial statements, a certificate of margin of solvency, a certificate of liquidity ratio, an actuarial valuation of adequacy of premiums and loss reserves for long term business, a declaration from the principle representative as to the accuracy of accounts.Read More
Investment Adviser/Dealer license as issued by the Financial Services Commission in Mauritius are getting increasing popularity among many of the Brokerage Houses worldwide. Application for Investment Adviser/Dealer license must be made under a Category 1 Global Business Company and license is granted subject to the approval of the Financial Services Commission. The Securities Act 2005 coupled with the the Securities (licensing) Rules 2007 remain the main legal framework governing the provisions and setting the parameters within which a GBC 1 with an Investment Adviser/Dealer license can operate. There are different categories of Investment Adviser/Dealer license and Securities (licensing) Rules 2007 clearly set out the activities authorized to be carried out under each category Read More
The Payment Intermediary Services License is of interest to those who wish to operate as an online Payment Service Provider (PSP). The PSP business model is becoming more of a norm in the current business environment to address the ever-increasing need of both online shoppers and online sellers to do business via the internet. The Payment Intermediary Services License can only be applied for under a Category 1 Global Business Company and needs the approval of the Financial Services Commission for a GBC 1 to obtain such a special license. One of the licensing conditions is that the company must maintain an unimpaired capital of at least MUR 500,000 or its equivalent. With a Payment Intermediary Services License, the GBC 1 can offer merchant online services for accepting electronic payments by a variety of payment methods including credit card, bank-based payments such as direct debit, bank transfer, and real-time transfer based on online banking. The main customer base is often composed of online merchant sellers. Read More
Other specialised licenses With its aim to promote the development and efficiency of the financial institutions and capital markets in Mauritius, the Financial Services Commission is constantly reviewing the activities authorized for a Global Business Company and the related licenses so as to better meet the current market requirements of the global business partners. Over the years, the Financial Services Commission in Mauritius has developed a comprehensive array of specialized Global Business Licenses, more specifically for those operating as a Category 1 Global Business Company. Read More
A Trust in Mauritius is most commonly set up as part of a long term wealth management strategy, helping to preserve wealth through the generations without the problems usually created by taxation, probate requirements, succession laws, expropriation and foreign exchange controls. A Mauritian Trust can be established without the disclosure of the Beneficiaries or Settlor details to the authorities, no register of trusts is maintained in Mauritius. The deliberations of the Trustees also remain private. A trust is liable to income tax at the rate of 15%, however with the use of foreign tax credits (through the Double Taxation Agreement Network) this can be reduced or even made tax-exempt. Any tax-resident trust needs at least one trustee resident in Mauritius, keep accountancy records with the local trustee and must have a bank account maintained in Mauritius through which all cash is routed. Read More
Mauritius Redomiciliation is when a Company incorporated under the laws of any country other than Mauritius, may, where it is so authorized by law of that country, apply to the Registrar to be registered as, and continue as, a company in Mauritius as if it had been incorporated in Mauritius. The redomiciliation can be done from the status of a foreign company to that of either a GBC 1 or GBC 2. Read More