PROFESSIONAL COMMENT----ATA Business Guide
ATA is a Hong Kong-based company specializing in corporate formation, management and planning. ATA services range from consultation to commercial investment portfolio design and information technology, catering for the need of the small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) that desire to invest in around the world. ATA also advise investors as to where to invest, how to invest and when to make profit. ATA s tailor-made services are as follows:
ATA---Professional and Worldwide
1. Hong Kong corporate formation and Follow-up
Hong Kong company registration is popular nowadays among the world, simply because Hong Kong has its own unique advantages. Hong Kong company registration is different from offshore company registration. In Hong Kong, ATA provides corporate formation, bank-opening assistance, legal secretariat service, commercial secretariat service, annual return to the Companies Registry and Inland Revenue Department, Tax layout, shareholder nominee, commercial follow-up, etc. ATA also provides plenty ready-made companies, known also as shelf-companies for your urgent use.
2. China company registration and Follow-up
ATA is able to provide corporate formation, management in Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Chengdu, Quanzhou, and the other main cities around China. The forms of businesses in China could be wholly foreign funded company(WFOE), a representative office(RO), a joint venture(JV). ATA provides tailor-made consulting portfolio and one-stop investing follow-up: Market research and feasibility study; Assistance in finding office space; Introducing possible joint-venture partners; Attending to corporate and personal tax registration; Staff Recruitment; Book keeping and auditing. In China the registered capital is much higher than overseas, and should be paid-up within the time limit. The lease for office space must be provided. You don¡¯t have to go and sign the bank document when opening bank account.
3. Shenzhen company registration |China Corporate formation
Shenzhen has been regarded as one of the best business cities, where one can come across lots of business opportunities. Shenzhen is bordering Hong Kong and shares the advantages of the twin cities simultaneously. Shenzhen Netprofit Tas could be as low as 15%, the lowest rate in China.
4. Beijing corporate formation |China company registration
Beijing is the capital city of China, Beijing, Chinas administrative and cultural centre. now draws the attention from the world of investors. Any foreign investors are welcome to invest in Beijing.
5. Shanghai corporate formation |China Company registration
Shanghai is the industrial, commercial, financial centre of China. It is the most outward-looking city. It is also the busiest cargo port in the world. In Shanghai many preferential policies are carried out to stimulate foreign investment. ATA has the whole set of investment portfolio for reference.
6. Guangzhou company registration |China Corporate formation
Guangzhou is the capital city of Guangdong province of the PRC China, The Guangzhou Trade Fair takes place twice here. Guangdong¡¯s manufacturing economy is the largest in China and accounts for one-third of the country¡¯s total trade. ATA has two offices in Guangzhou, assisting foreign investors to set up their businesses here.
7. Yiwu company registration in Zhejiang Province China
Yiwu is well known and honored as Expo that Never Drop the curtain by foreign customers; It is an international trade city, famous for its varied small commodities for daily use. the daily customers reach 40,000 and 5,000 of which are foreign customers, the export rate of commodities is above 60%, more than 95% of the booths accept foreign trade business and the commodities are exported to over 200 countries and regions. ATA has its offices in Yiwu providing business set-up and trade assistance.
8. Macao company registration |Macao Corporate formation
Macao is a very open and commercial city with sound geographical position and perfect infrastructures. Macao always carries out simple and low tax, low cost for administration. Corporate income tax is 15% at most, In Macao you can either register local company or offshore company according to your need.
9. BVI company registration | Corporate formation in British Virgin Islands
British Virgin Islands(BVI) is an all-time favorite offshore jurisdiction. In spite of many on-going legislative changes, professional intermediaries and instant worldwide recognition as an offshore jurisdiction maintain B.V.I. as a top choice. BVI is politically very stable, and therefore provide investors with an ideal context for trade and business. BVI have sounded a financial and juristic framework. Investors can set up a financial organization easily. BVI boasts its privacy protection for shareholders and low tax rate. BVI company bank accounts can be opened anywhere around the world. ATA will help in your corporate formation in BVI and management, and assures you tailor-made services for your needs.
10. Samoa company registration | Samoa Corporate formation
Samoa is a modern and gaining popularity offshore jurisdiction offering a number of advantages for the international investor wishing to incorporate in the Western Pacific. Samoa, previously known as Western Samoa, is a group of nine islands situated in the South Pacific, east of the International Date Line. Its capital is Apia and with a population of around 170,000. Companies registered in Samoa have their own varied privileges. The government protect the privacy of enterprises, the information of directors are kept confidential. One notable advantage it has over BVI is that Chinese names are permitted and can be shown on the Certificate of Incorporation. In addition, Chinese M & A can also be printed. There is no limit for the scope of business and amount of registered capital.
11. Other Offshore company registrations with ATA
Other popular places for establishing offshore companies include Cayman, Bermuda, Seychelles, Angular, Labuan and Brunei. Companies established in such places are exempt taxes, and enjoy a high degree of privacy protection. Capital flow and contact with companies of the rest of the world are easily facilitated.
12. UK Company registration in the | The United Kingdom Corporate formation
The UK is one of the biggest foreign exchange markets and international insurance centers, and also one of the largest financial and trade centers around the globe. On account of her strong economy, more and more investors are paying much attention to the UK to achieve their success in business.
13. Delaware company registration| USA Corporate formation
Companies of paramount interest to offshore investors are the Corporation and the Limited Liability Company (LLC). LLCs are a hybrid of a Corporation and a Partnership, sharing the same features as a Corporation but they may also choose to be taxed as a corporation, partnership or trust. There is no income state tax for Delaware Corporations or LLCs that do not conduct business in the US.
14. Overseas company registration ||Overseas Corporate Formation
Other popular overseas companies include those in Malaysia, Holland, Singapore, France, Italy, Korea, and Japan. Companies in these places enjoy economic advantages and commercial compatibility, facilitating international trade, and providing a better corporate brand image. Capital flow and conducting business with the rest of the world are also easy.
15. Assisting in Bank Account Opening
After a company has been set up, ATA will assist in the opening and administration of local or offshore bank accounts for the companies you have established in your designated country. Before opening a bank account, the following should be taken into account: 1 what is the local bank account & offshore bank account? 2. How many types of bank account are available? 3. Who will sign the bank documents upon opening the account and who will follow up? 4. What kind of documents are required? 5 how much should be deposited into the bank account? 6. How Long does it take to open a bank account? ATA helps you not only in opening a bank account, but also in following up the bank documents arising from business formalities.
16. Companies Statutory Secretary and Nominee Services
In order to fulfill the legal obligations of the company and ensure that basic routines are carried out. Company statutory secretary and nominee directors or shareholders are mandatory in many registration jurisdictions. Company secretary¡¯s duties include reporting to the Registrar of Companies on the structure of the company and any major personnel changes; they are also to prepare for the Board's meeting agenda and the annual general meeting of shareholders of the relevant statutory regulations. Providing a comprehensive range of offshore trustee and corporate services including the provision of nominee directors and shareholders.
17. Commercial Secretariat Services and follow-up
Secretarial services are very flexible and tailor-made according to your requirements. A friendly, efficient team of professionals carries out all the work. But it is not always possible to hire somebody to work full time in such capacity. Our employees take pride in their work and aim to offer you a service that is second to none. This service is provided at a reasonable price and this leaves you at liberty to concentrate on other things. It is particularly suitable for clients who expect a high degree of professionalism and privacy. Secretarial services include: administrative support and commercial assistance, Telephone Answering, L/C Processing, Customs Declaration, Certificate of Origin, International Local Transfer for Goods, Barcode Application, Exhibition Booth Reservation, Hourly Service Office Rental Car Rental Service Goods Vehicle Hire Trading Guide and Formalities Follow-up Goods and Money Transferred .
18. Annual Returns to Local Governments
Annual return must be done for all companies every financial year. ATA will renew your companies worldwide by preparing the annual return documents and follow up matters arising from doing so.
19. Accountancy || Bookkeeping, Auditing, Tax Layout & Tax Return
Tax return is an important aspect which can not be ignored by enterprises. In terms of non-offshore company, zero tax return can be carried out, or do formal tax return after appropriate book-keeping and auditing. ATA not only offers basic services like book-keeping, accounting management, auditing, and tax return, but also provides strategic and operational financial planning, tax analyses and tax layouts according to the financial and economic context.
20. Other Follow-Up Services
ATA also offers such services as changing shareholders, changing a board director, increasing capital, changing name, liquidation and striking off.
21. Design of Trade Name, Trademark and Logo
ATAs strong team of professional designers cater for your needs for the design of trade name, trademark and the distinguished logo. ATA adds value into the this design, which you will be proud of, and the value increases as the enterprise develops.
22. Trademark || Trademark Registration
ATA Intellectual Property Service provides professional intellectual property registration and brand operation consultation service in line with corporate strategies especially for SMEs. First, an application for registration of a trademark must be filed with the appropriate national or regional trademark offices. The application must contain a clear reproduction of the sign filed for registration, ATAs trademark registrations include Hong Kong trademark registration, China trademark registration, French trademark registration, Madrid trademark , European union trademark , Italy Trademark , Germany trademark, USA trademark registration, Korea Trademark, Japan Trademark, Canada trademark registration and other countries trademark registration.
Inventions and know-how: Inventions are typically an apparatus, a product or a manufacturing process. Often they can be monopolized by means of patents, but that is by no means always the case. Commercial success in exploiting an idea or using know-hows to create opportunities requires well informed legal advices. This is the service ATA aims to provide.
COPYRIGHT: Copyright is a form of intellectual property. Copyright protects creative output such as books, poems, pictures, drawings, music, films, etc. Any work which can be recorded in some way can be protected by copyright, as long as it is original and of sufficient length. Copyright does not cover short phrases or names.
25. ISSN C International Standard Serial Number
For promoting Cultural business, especially corporate culture, ATA can help companies to apply for ISBN and ISSN, as long as the related documents provided by. Any Hong Kong companies or publishers are eligible to apply for ISBN and ISSN. An ISSN is an eight-digit number which identifies periodical publications as such, including electronic serials. More than one million ISSN numbers have so far been assigned. It is managed by a world wide network of 83 National Centers coordinated by an International Centre.
26 ISBN- International Standard Book Number
ISBN (The International Standard Book Number) is a 10-digit number that uniquely identifies books and book-like products published internationally. The purpose of ISBN is to establish and identify one title or edition of a title from one specific publisher and is unique to that edition, allowing for more efficient marketing of products by booksellers, libraries, universities, wholesalers and distributors.
27. Shelf Professional Portfolio | Solution for Strategic Development
To meet the development requirements and help enterprises develop steadily, ATA works out a series of portfolio for the development of enterprises. The portfolio is composed by an HRM portfolio(which can be used in HONGKONG, China and England), financial and taxation portfolio(which can be used in HONGKONG, China and America), marketing and selling planning portfolio, strategy planning portfolio, offshore company operation portfolio, capital operating and management portfolio. Welcome to use. Senior consultation services (planning and consulting).
28. Financial Planning || Tax Layout for enterprises
Financial planning is an essential part in enterprise development. Successful financial planning can help enterprises broaden sources of income, reduce expenditure, and develop steadily. A financial planning includes a finance budget, financial analysis, framework layout, account rationalization, tax layout or tax arrangement, enterprise internal review, and promotion of the achievement of enterprise development targets in a fair, reasonable and legal way.
29. Notarization and Legalization
Enterprises that intend to invest in mainland China are required to notarize or legalize their companies before setting up their business in China. ATA offers a one stop professional service worldwide by providing you with CERTIFIED TRUE COPIES by CPA, NOTARIZATION OR LEGALIZATION by lawyers INCUMBENCY PAPERS by authorized agents and GOOD STANDING by relevant governments. These legal documents should be endorsed by the local Chinese embassy or consulate.
30. Visa | work permit Advice
Foreign investors who want to work in Hong Kong or China must get a visa and work permit beforehand. Foreign experts who are going to work in China must have obtained a "Work Permit of Foreign Individual to Work in China". Foreigners without this Permit will not be employed. Foreign individuals who are applying to work in China should observe Chinese rules and regulations, be healthy, have no criminal record, and conform to the conditions required by the local government.
31. Immigration Advice
ATA provides a one-stop professional service of Hong Kong investment immigration and immigration advice to Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Canada, the UK and the USA.
If you would like to have further information on any of our services, please do not hesitate to contact us through our hotlines: 852-27837818 (Hong Kong) or 86-755-82143272(China) or emailing to firstname.lastname@example.org, for the latest news relating to the offshore industry, please refer to our newsletters section.