Offshore VS Territorial Tax Regimes
The following company types can be used for tax planning and international business structuring purposes:
- Zero tax offshore companies incorporated in jurisdictions (often described as tax havens), where legislation for international business companies allows foreign companies to be fully exempt of taxes if they do not conduct business activities on their own territory.
- Companies incorporated in a territorial tax regime, which offers both offshore and onshore-type companies. Although not regarded as a tax haven, it has a favorable tax regime which means when correctly structured and administered, the company can be used for international trade without paying local tax, provided that profits a