Greenwich Mean Time (+1 hour for British summertime).
106,800 (est. as at end of 2018).
Great British Pound (Sterling).
International dialing code
Trusts, private wealth management, capital market transactions, fund administration and management, specialist funds, international banking, fintech capabilities, philanthropy and socially responsible investments.
Personal income tax
Corporate income tax
0% as a standard rate, including fund management business, with rates of 10% for certain regulated and financial activities (including banks, trust companies, investment managers, and certain fund functionaries) and 20% for certain utilities companies.
Tax information exchange agreements
Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greenland, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea, Latvia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealnd, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States of America.
Double Taxation Agreements
Cyprus, Estonia, Guernsey, Hong Kong China, Isle of Man, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Mauritius, Qatar, Rwanda, Seychelles Singapore, United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom.
Minimum authorised capital
Minimum share issue
Timescale for new entities
See 'incorporation fees' below.
A 'menu' of choices is available ranging from 5 days to 2 hours. Within 5 business days- £150; 3 business days- £200; 2 business days- £250; 1 business day- £350; 2 hours- £550; Out of Hours, by agreement- minimum £1,000.
£200 if annual return is filed online, £210 if filed in paper form.
Private company: 1. Public company:2.
No (subject to certain exceptions for regulated companies).
No specific requirements.
Yes. Shareholders details together with beneficial ownership and control disclosed to Registrar on incorporation. Thereafter, membership information disclosed in annual return. Changes to beneficial ownership and control must be disclosed to Registrar within 21 days of knowledge.
Private Company:1. Public company:2.
Public share registry
Annual General Meetings (but can be waived).
Private company: discretionary. Public Company: mandatory.
Yes, companies must have a registered office in Jersey.
Company naming restrictions