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Incorporating a Company in Germany

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Wondering how to incorporate your dream company in Germany? Hold your hand with Zolvit for an easy & fast process!

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Excellent service and support. Vakil Search Team is very supportive and professional. I Really appreciate the service and support from the team.

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Founder & CEO of SchnellTek Software Pvt. Ltd.

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Vakilsearch has been our legal service provider for quite a long time! Our experience with them has been great, especially the speed and proficiency with which they deliver their services. We recommend them!

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Founders of Lovely Chocos

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Vakilsearch is exactly what it does. Legal is simple. We went to Vakilsearch to register our Trademark during the lockdown and everything was done online with ease. We never even had to step out of the house. It was truly a digital experience.

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CEO & Developer of Golghar.com

Here’s What You’ll Need

Get ready with the below documents and you are ready to start the process.

Zolvit uses the best-in-industry security protocols to ensure your documents are always secure.

  • Valid ID card

  • Passport/passport substitute document

  • Certificate issued by the person offering the residence.

    Why Should I Use Zolvit for Incorporating a Company in Germany?

    • We Register a New Company Every 9 Minutes

      New Company

      We Register a New Company Every 9 Minutes

    • Businesses Served by Zolvit

      50,000+

      Businesses Served by Zolvit

    • All Financial Services in One Place

      Financial Services

      All Financial Services in One Place

    • Quick & Affordable

    • 100% satisfaction guaranteed

      Satisfaction

      100% satisfaction guaranteed

    Ready to kick start your dream company in Germany? Zolvit shows you the legal path without any delays!

    Did you know

    Did you know?

    Everyone residing in Germany for more than 3 months is required by law to register their address (anmelden) within 14 days of moving into a new apartment

      Failure to register your address within 14 days may result in a €1,000 fine.

      FAQ's

      Are foreigners allowed to register a company in Germany?

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      An Overview On Incorporating a Company In Germany

      If someone wants to start a business on the European continent, Germany should be the first choice. Germany's central location on the European continent facilitates extensive networking and business development across the continent. Every European country is easily accessible in a few hours by various modes of transportation from Germany. As a result, Germany is the preferred location for starting a business.

      Germany has been one of the wealthiest nations in the European Union. It is also advantageous for new businesses for a variety of reasons. High education standards, a skilled and competent workforce, an efficient finance and banking system, low levels of corruption, solid infrastructure, and technological innovation are just a few examples.

        Benefits of Setting up a Business in Germany

          Get Your Perfect Home for Your Ideas

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          With Cultural Background You Can Easily Attract International Customers

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          Receive Professional Support & Funding

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          Checklist for Company Registration in Germany

          You need the following documents and criterias for the registration process:

          • Registration Application
          • Articles of incorporation notarized (AOA)
          • A document outlining the structure of the management board.
          • A certificate proving the deposit of the share capital
          • Directors' visas in the case of a foreign resident
          • Address of the company's registered office Information on the shareholders and directors
          • Any additional information requested by the notary.

          How Zolvit Helps You to Register a German Company Online

          • Step1: Filing the company application & Verification

            For verification of its company name, the company must file an application with the local chamber of the Department of Industry and Commerce.

          • Step2: Preparing A Draft - The Articles of Association

            Again when the company name has been authorised, you must prepare a draft of the Articles of Association and have it notarized by a public notary officer in Germany.

          • Step3: Opening a Bank Account in Germany

            Following that, you must open a local bank account in Germany. The German Commercial Register must receive the registration application, notarized AOA, details of the management board structure, and share capital. All of these documents can be submitted electronically as well.

          • Step 4: Applying Straight Away to The Business Standards Office

            This must apply to the Business Standards Office of the Chamber of Industry and Commerce or the trade license. In addition, the company must obtain an 8-digit operating number from the labour office. This number will also be mentioned as the company's Social Security Number (SSN). The company must then approach the appropriate tax department to obtain corporate tax registration.

          • Step 5: Getting An Official Permission to Start The Business

            Once all of the previous mentioned processes have been completed, the company can officially begin operations in Germany.

            Zolvit can complete all of your documentation needs in four working days or less. And if you're not completely satisfied, we'll work on the changes you require for another couple of days. Everything is at the lowest possible price, both online and offline.