The progressive stable and wealthy nation It has a very functional governing a safe and exciting country to visit or reside in. The UAE has strong financial systems and institutions and it is easy to access from all over the worid due to its central global location and its comprehensive airline networks Two of the words largest airlines were formed and are based in the UAE These are Emirates Airlines of Dubai and Etihad Airlines of Abu Dhabi, This has led to the UAE becoming a regional hub and a leader in the pursuit of innovation and As an independent country it is not subject to the rules and regulations found in Europe or the US Therefore it allows for more latitude RAK in the structuring and disclosing of ones assets CORPORATE
The UAE jurisdictions are considered superior to those of the Caribbean and Pacific islands as they are located in a sizable nation with real trade
There are several possibilities for Offshore companies in the UAE mostly across the smaller Emirates The most popular of them is Ras Al Khaimah (RAK). In Dubai the only Offshore possibility is that of JAFZA which has a substantially higher costs Another option is the Emirate of Ajman
TYPES OF COMPANIES : Free Zone Establishment (FZE in which the shareholder s) are only liable to the extent of their share capital Free zone company (Fzco Limited Liability Company with two or more shareholders Branch office of the foreign company
OWNERSHIP : There are no restrictions on residency and nationality of shareholders The shareholders may be physical or corporate legal entities.
International trading companies can be established in an Offshore jurisdiction. Such Companies would facilitate trade between third party countries and the goods would not pass through onshore UAE. Any profitability would rest with the Company in a zero tax rate jurisdiction.
Offshore investment companies invest or deposit funds throughout the world (including the UAE) and potential profits reside with the Company in a zero tax jurisdiction.
Offshore Companies are often used as Holding Companies (for investments and assets) for both tax planning as well as confidentiality purposes.
Similar to Holdings Companies, Offshore Companies can be used as owning entities for international real estate investments. Both for tax planning as well as confidentiality purposes.
Individuals who receive fees in respect of their professional services in capacities such as designers, consultants, authors or entertainers, often assign or contract with an offshore company the right to receive such fees.
offshore companies can purchase or be assigned the right to use a copyright, patent, trademark know-how by its original holders with a power to sublicense.