The options available in incorporating a Singapore company are available to individuals and corporations both local and foreign, and can be categorized according to the following profiles:
As a foreign entrepreneur you can freely incorporate a private limited company in Singapore. 100% foreign shareholding is allowed. Foreign entrepreneurs or professionals who wish to incorporate a Singapore company, can choose to setup and run its operations with or without relocating to Singapore.
Foreign companies who wish to establish a corporate presence in Singapore, can choose to register a Subsidiary Company, Branch Office or a Representative Office in Singapore. In practice, most of the foreign companies prefer to register a Subsidiary Company in Singapore. An Employment Pass is required for any of your foreign staff members (including directors) that need to relocate to Singapore and be employed by the Singapore entity.
As a Singapore Resident, you can register a private limited company , sole proprietorship, or LLP in Singapore. In practice, most of the entrepreneurs register a private limited company due to its limited liability protection and corporate tax exemption of up to $100,000 for qualifying new start-up companies.
One of our invaluable services is to provide shelf companies that are incorporated in Singapore for clients with specific requests. Each of these shelf companies meets all the necessary requirements and can be purchase for immediate operation. See available Singapore shelf companies