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Stricter Seychelles IBC accounting records requirements

24 Jan 2017
I blogged recently about the record keeping requirements of a company under the new Seychelles IBC legislation, the International Business Companies Act, 2016 (the “Act”). That blog included details about the holding of accounting records under the Act. This blog sets out the requirements in more detail. While there is still no requirement to file accounts in the jurisdiction,... Read More AboutStricter Seychelles IBC accounting records requirements »

By Philip Jacques

Seychelles International Business Companies Act 2016

15 Nov 2016
The legislation governing Seychelles international business companies is currently set out in the International Business Companies Act, 1994. This is to be replaced by the International Business Companies Act, 2016, which will come into force on 1 December 2016. There are some significant changes to the regime and our detailed note on the new Act can be found here . The more... Read More AboutSeychelles International Business Companies Act 2016 »

By Philip Jacques

Seychelles as a trust domicile

30 Sep 2014
Practioners in offshore tax planning and structuring arrangements should take note of the facilities Jordans Trust Company can offer in Seychelles.   With Russian CFC rules imminent and an increasing focus by high net worth clients in the African and Asian markets on succession planning, the ability of Jordans to provide trusts and foundations managed in Seychelles has... Read More AboutSeychelles as a trust domicile »

By Martin Palmer

Seychelles: amendments to the International Business Companies Act, 1994

18 May 2014
The International Business Companies (Amendment) Act, 2013 came into force on 16 December. The Amendment Act is in almost the same form as the Bill which was reviewed in my blog of 26 November. Bearer shares The Amendment Act has abolished the ability of an IBC to issue bearer shares. Those bearer shares in issue must be recalled and cancelled within 6 months of the... Read More AboutSeychelles: amendments to the International Business Companies Act, 1994 »

By Philip Jacques

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