When is the BV incorporated?
After signing the power of attorney at the notary it takes normally 3 working days
Incorporate your new Dutch company easy with Firm24. A “BV” is the Dutch alternative to the LLC (Limited Liability Company) or Ltd. (Limited). The Dutch BV has a strong international reputation. Customers, suppliers, banks and investors worldwide are familiar with the BV, mainly due to the reliability and quality of the underlying Dutch legal system. The BV serves as the perfect vantage point for starting a business, both national and international.* Please note that we currently cannot incorporate non-English speaking or foreign Entities as shareholder
* International tax advice is not included and avaible through parners of Firm24.
** Including extract from the Chamber of Commerce at € 12, excl. Excluding one-time registration fee of € 50 (this is a separate invoice that you receive from the Chamber of Commerce).
Most business owners set up a BV structure for either fiscal reasons or liability reasons. With a Dutch BV your personal assets are protected against bankruptcy. This is not the case when you start a business as other common structures.
The Netherlands has created a business-friendly climate to attract foreign investors. We listed them in a blog that you can find below. Learn more about some of the many tax friendly features the Netherlands has to offer by clicking the link.
A couple of years ago, the Dutch government started with simplifying the incorporation procedure of private limited liabilities companies (BV). This resulted in increased flexibility of the rules of incorporating an Dutch BV. Learn more by clicking the link below.