Netherlands Cooperation Company

The name Dutch cooperation companies must end with B.A (Limited Liability) or (exclude liability) and must include the word “cooperative”.

Cooperative does not have shareholders, but members. It must have more than one member which can be individuals or legal entities.

 

Key Features Netherlands Cooperation Company

Netherlands Cooperation Company

Corporate Details

General

  • Type of Entity

Cooperation Company

  • Registered Office in Netherlands

Yes

  • Best use of the company

International Holding Company

  • Shelf company availability

Yes

Share capital or equivalent

  • Standard currency

Euro

  • Permitted currencies

Any

  • Minimum paid-up

€1

  • Usual authorized

N/A

N/A

  • No-par-value shares allowed

N/A

Managers/Director

  • Minimum number

One

  • Local required

No

  • Publicly accessible records

No

  • Location of meetings

Anywhere

  • Corporate directorship allowed

Yes

Members

  • Minimum number

Two

  • Publicly accessible records

No

  • Corporate members allowed

Yes

  • Location of meetings

Anywhere

Company Secretary

  • Required

Yes

  • Local or qualified

Yes

Accounts

  • Requirements to prepare

Yes

  • Audit requirements

No

  • Requirements to file accounts

Yes

  • Publicly accessible accounts

No

Other

  • Requirement to file annual return

Yes

 

Tax treatment

A Corporate tax for a Netherlands Cooperation Company is 25%.

 

Duration for setup of the company

Three weeks. 

 

 Advantages Netherlands Cooperation Company

  • A Netherland Cooperation is a separate legal entity
  • Opening a corporate bank account in Netherlands is inexpensive
  • Members/Managers are not liable for the debts of the entity as members are protected with Limited Liability
  • No currency restrictions
  • No withholding tax
  • No capital gains on the sale of shares
  • No foreign currency exchange restrictions
  • The Dutch Civil code commercial framework is business friendly
  • Cost is moderate

 

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