Curacao - Civil Law (Dutch)
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Curacao taxes

Want to setup a company? This will tell you about tax laws in Curacao, this article will educate you on the tax laws for a LLC which is the most common legal entity in Curacao.

CW does not imposes a tax on income from outside the country independently then it it was derived locally. Theestablished approximate percentage for income earned abroad, from our research, and these things do change, is 0%. Curacao doesn't have major incentives to bring in foreign earned profits from outside the country. Taxes are quite low in Curacao as the rate which LLC will pay tax is 25%. This ranks Curacao as 98th overall in terms of CIT globally. . .

The valued added tax rate in Curacao is 5.00%, that ranks Curacao as 98th overall in terms of VAT globally.

Thin capitalisation restrictions are in play. Thin capitalisation refers to any type of requirements on companies' debt-to-asset ratios. A dividend is distributions of an earnings of the legal entity, established by the board of directors, to a particular class of shareholders.Dividends can be issued as stock, cash, or property. The capital gains rate in CWis 0%. A capital gains tax is levied on the profits that a corporation or natural person realizes when they sell sells a capital asset for a price that is higher than the purchase price.

The interest witholding rate is estimated at 0This means that the relevant tax authorities expects to pay tax on at least 0 of payments abroad on interest payments. The dividends witholding rate is 0Which means that the relevant tax authorities expects companies to pay tax on at least 0 of money remitted abroad for dividend payments. The royalties witholding rate 0 Which means that the relevant tax authorities expects to pay tax on at least 0 of money remitted abroad for royalty payments.
There is no known tax on wealth in Curacao. There are inheritance taxes in CW placed on an estate. We are not aware of any widely used research and development breaks on taxation in CW.

The above is not tax or legal advice for your company's situation. can to reference you to an accountantin Curacao who can properly advise you. Want to work together? Click the free consultation button above.

It takes approximately - hours to file and prepare documents for a Curacao Civil Law (Dutch).
The corporate tax is approximately 25% which is 98 in the world.

Owners of a company in Curacao are not allowed to carry back a loss and may be allowed to carry forward a loss for 10 years.

The vat rate in Curacao is 5% which ranks 23 in the world.

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0%Offshore Tax
25%Corp rate
-Loss carryback years
-Corporate time
5%VAT rate
25%Capital gains
2017AEOI planned

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