Dutch Administrative Office Foundation (STAK) is a great alternative for traditional Anglo-Saxon Trust. The main advantages of STAK are: anonymous ownership and management of assets (company shares, real estate, transport vehicles, investment portfolios, etc.).
Advertising giants Publicis and Omnicom announced in July that they were combining in a "merger of equals" that would create the world's largest advertising firm, one worth more than $35 billion. The new group will join a string of international corporations that are registered in the Netherlands but that have their headquarters elsewhere.
Warren E. Buffett has been quoted as saying, “A very rich person should leave his kids enough to do anything but not enough to do nothing.” The trust is a well-established estate planning tool, however, like many others, you may find yourself hesitant to place your hard-earned assets in the hands of an appointed trustee. The Israeli shapeless trust is an attractive option for those who wish to provide for future generation with a trust without relinquishing title to their assets.
The U.S.-based internet giant funnelled a total of €8.8 billion in royalties through a Dutch subsidiary in 2012, according to financial reports. The news marks Google’s increase in global revenues, and the growing use of the “Dutch sandwich” tax structure by multinational companies to lessen overseas tax rates.
Recent changes in the legislation of BVI directed towards prevention of money laundering and terrorism financing are dramatically complicating procedures for company registration and maintenance.
According to the latest global Wealth Report that is prepared each year by Knight Frank, the overall number of millionaires has increased on 5% (8.700 people) in year 2012. In the coming decade the highest wealth growth is expected to take place in Asian and Latin American countries.
Parliament of Switzerland had set the maturity date for collection of "forgotten" funds from the Swiss bank accounts during the latest national assembly meeting.
According to Anglo-Saxon law, trust is an effective instrument of tax planning, asset protection and its conveyance by inheritance, which has been used for centuries in England and other countries of common law.
Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) – is an independent legal entity registered in accordance with UK laws.
Offshore company can gain a respectable status of European company by applying various attributes of corporate image.