Panama Company

The experts at Financial Guardian specialize in company incorporation in Panama and a wide variety of other desirable jurisdictions.
Panama Offshore Company Incorporation Fee and 1st year maintenance fee:  $1249

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How to Incorporate a Company in Panama:

STEP 1: Fill in our easy to use online application form. Alternatively, you can contact us via e-mail at: or via our online chat and we will send you a Panama Company order form. The form should be filled out with as much information as possible and sent back to us.

STEP 2: We will then issue an invoice and payment instructions. You can pay using our secure online payment system with major credit/debit cards/Paypal or you can make a bank transfer. Once payment is received we will start processing your order immediately. If time is of the essence, please send us proof of a wire transfer and we will begin processing your order immediately.

STEP 3: Once the Panamian company incorporation process has started, we will send you an email with your Offshore Panama Company corporate documents for you to sign. You can then send them back to us as a scanned document by email.

STEP 4: All the corporate documents will be sent to you at no extra charge by express delivery using Fedex/DHL/UPS.

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Package Includes:

Fee includes the following services:

  • Panama company formation
  • Registered office for the 1st year
  • Resident agent for the 1st year
  • Government fees for the 1st year
  • FREE shipping of corporate documents via Fedex/DHL/UPS

Fee includes the following corporate documents:

  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • Memorandum of Association
  • Articles of Association
  • Resolution of Subscriber in Writing
  • Resolution of Director in Writing
  • Share Certificate

Advantages of Forming an Offshore Company in Panama:

  • Low set up costs and annual maintenance.
  • Fast incorporation process. Normally completed in 3-5 business days.
  • No requirements of a minimum paid up capital.
  • No requirements for accounting, reporting, filing and auditing.
  • Highest level of privacy protection, anonymity and confidentiality.
  • Information of shareholders, directors and beneficial owners is on public record – you can use Nominees for extra layer of confidentiality.
  • ZERO TAX on INCOME, dividend and capital gains out side of Panama.
  • No income TAX is obligated on many activities.
  • FREE shipping to you via Fedex/DHL/UPS.

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Key factors:

  • Time frame: Incorporation of a Panama company takes 3-5 business days.
  • Status of the company: Panama company –  International Business Company (IBC).
  • Director: The minimum number of directors are three. The directors can be from any nationality. Corporate directors are also permitted.
  • Shareholder: The minimum number of shareholders is one. The shareholders can be from any nationality. Corporate shareholders are also permitted. Shareholder(s) and director(s) may be the same.
  • Confidentiality: Information regarding the Directors of the company is available to the public and is on public record in Panama. Since Panama has not signed on any Tax Trities with other countries, there are not exchange of tax related information.
  • Nominee Services: Since the information of the Directors is a part of public record in Panama, we can provide you with Nominee Shareholder and Nominee Director services for further confidentiality and another layer of privacy.
  • Registered agent/Office: A Registered Agent and Registered Office is required in Panama. We will provide them for you.
  • Shares and Capital: The standard share capital is USD 10,000 divided into 100 shares of USD 100.00 each or 10,000 shares of USD 1.00 each. Shares can be issued with or without par value. Bearer shares are permitted. No paid up capital is required.
  • Zero Tax: PanamaInternational Business Companies are exempt from all taxes as long as profits are derived outside of Panama. Income tax, dividend tax and corporate tax.
  • Annual financial statements: There is no requirement to submit an annual tax return or financial statements to the Panama Authorities.
  • Annual renewal of company: Annual renewal fees of all Panama companies are due on the anniversary of the incorporation of the company.

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Panama Incorporation Fee and 1st year maintenance fee: $1249

  • Company’s registration fee
  • All corporate documents
  • Government fees
  • Registered agent for 1 year
  • Registered office for 1 year
  • Express delivery with DHL/Fedex/UPS

Annual fees from the 2nd year $900

  • Government fees
  • Registered agent for 1 year
  • Registered office for 1 year

Optional services

  • Nominee Director (Including apostilled Power of Attorney) per year   $450
  • Nominee shareholder per year   $400
  • Notarized set of all corporate documents   $100
  • Apostilled set of all corporate documents   $200

Bank accounts for your Panama offshore company

The fee includes legalization of all required corporate documents by the bank

  • Bank account with AfrAsia Bank in Mauritius—– $900
  • Bank account with ABC Bank in Mauritius—– $900


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Panama Offshore Company Incorporation:

Due to Panama’s key geographic location, its economy is centered on banking, commerce, tourism and trading. Panama also has major construction projects taking place due to the handover of the Canal and military installations by the United States.

Panama is considered as one of the top offshore jurisdictions, known particularly for its advanced offshore legislation. The official language of Panama is Spanish, however, English is widely used among business communication.


Panama offshore tax system - A Panama Company pays no income or withholding taxes on offshore operations. Panama company types - The most popular Panama offshore company types are: Panama Corporations and Panama Foundations.

Company incorporation law in Panama has remained the same since 1927. It is also considered to be one of the most stable and liberal laws around.

Offshore companies in Panama and Panamanian corporations are used worldwide and are well accepted by banks, investors and governments. There are more than 500 000 Panama IBCs that are currently registered.

Panama Company Services and Advantages:

  • Setting up an offshore Panama company is fast and affordable.
  • There is no tax on income derived using a Panama IBC but which is received outside of Panama.
  • There are no government regulations pertaining to Panamanian offshore companies.
  • Confidential information is not registered in a public forum.
  • An offshore company in Panama can be managed from anywhere in the world.
  • No paid – in capital required for incorporating a Panama IBC.
  • No limitations or restrictions on a Panamanian offshore company regarding business activities

There are many advantages to having an offshore company registered in Panama, including tight financial privacy as well as favourable and flexible incorporation laws. It is considered to be one of the top offshore jurisdictions around the world, making it ideal for international business and investment.