Registration business in Russia

Conducting business within the Russian Federation is one of the most successful ways of investing for a foreign company.

The country can become a powerful resource base and a large market for finished products, a center for building up labor potential and profits for companies seeking to expand their activities beyond national boundaries. Along with this, such business activity has many aspects and difficult practical situations: like taxation and registration of a foreign company - in Moscow and other major cities companies faces with a lot of intricate bureaucratic and legal formalities. Despite the fact that the registration of a foreign legal entity is quite fully described in the legislation, the procedure has a lot of incomprehensible situations, specialized terms. In addition there are always any updates. It is not always easy for a non-resident to study all this, and it is irrational, because in addition to knowledge, time is needed.

Spending it on studying all aspects of how registration of a foreign legal entity is carrying out, you can seriously break away from core activities, which will negatively affect the financial result. And the succes is not guaranteed.

To competently and correctly arrange own activities, to work legally and lawfully, the company has to engage in a long and exhausting routine. To save own employees from this is easily - RosCo's specialists will offer a special outsourcing service, this is the registration of a foreign company, the price of which is fully compensated by efficiency and convenience.


Our qualified employees will help not only to open a business with pure or mixed capital,
but also to execute documentation for tax agencies.

Registration of a foreign company in Moscow by our specialists includes:

timely submission of
all documents

opening of bank accounts

and also a wide range of
consulting services

We will help you to understand the intricacies of interaction with state bodies,
the stages of passing through all procedures and choosing the appropriate type of activity.

Registration of a non-resident company in Russia is the most common practice. It includes the execution of
documents in various ways, depending on the features of the organizational forms of such companies. If a foreign
company wishes to conduct business within the Russian Federation for more than 30 calendar days per year,
it must be registered with an authorized tax body at the place of operation.

In Russia, there are three main options for the existence of foreign enterprises that carry out business activities:

  • an affiliated company (LLC, JSC);
  • a representative office;
  • a branch

Registration of a company by a foreign citizen or legal entity is often carried out in the form
of LLC, in this case it receives the minimum of encumbrances and difficulties. In order to pass
this procedure, you will need documentation from the founder-foreigner (certificate on incorporation
of thecompany, personal data of the individual, tax and bank statements, etc.), as well as local
information: the name, type of intended activities, company's addresses in Russian, management
structure and so on.

An important feature of this form is that foreign companies receive priority right to buy shares in the
event that one of the co-founders decides to sell it. A foreign company in the form of LLC can be
incorporated by either one participant or several participants, up to 50. If the number of co-founders
exceeds 50, it is necessary to reorganize the company in JSC.

Affiliated foreign companies are sometimes registered as JSC, but the procedure is quite complex,
which explains the minimal prevalence of such form. The participants of JSC have a non-priority right
to purchase shares of co-shareholders. The shares of such companies are subject to state registration
in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation regarding to securities.

A representative office, as well as a branch, is not considered as a legal entity, but if such registration
of a foreign company is required, the price of time and energy losses is commensurate with opening of
a new company. RosCo will release you from these.

Representative offices express the interests of foreign companies in Russia and can not conduct
commercial activities. They are usually created for protection of interests, business development,
establishing of business contacts. A representative office must be registered in the Chamber of Commerce
and Industry, tax and statistical bodies, non-budgetary funds. In addition, you will need a bank account.
All these procedures can be easily passed with the assistance of RosCo.

Branches are divisions of foreign companies, although they are not considered as independent legal
entities, but they can conduct separate commercial activities. For registration it is necessary to pass
accreditation in the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, tax authorities and non-budgetary funds.

The legislation of the Russian Federation allows a non-resident registering a company to present personally
when submitting documents to authorized bodies or appoint Attorneys-in-Fact.

RosCo's experts will take over this procedure, saving the client from the need to come
to Russia at the stage of submitting documents.

Therefore, trusting the routine to our employees, you will not only get rid of the need to
deal with complex procedures, but also gain confidence in the accuracy, timeliness and
fidelity in passing of all stages.

All foreign companies operating on the territory of the Russian Federation
should refer to the provisions of the Labor Code.

If necessary, we will not only conduct the registration procedure, but also familiarize you with the main
regulatory acts, provide with consultations on issues related to the operation of foreign companies within
the legal framework of Russia.

ORDER SERVICE "Registration business in Russia"
Date of foundation
company «ROSCO»
Membership in professional organizations:
SRO NP «Audit Chamber of Russia»
(Certificate No 1809 dated 28.12.2009)
Chamber of Tax
(Certificate No 78)
NP «Partnership of RSE»
(Russian Society of Evaluators)
Membership in public association:
Moscow Chamber
of Commerce and Industry
(Certificate No 123-973 dated 21.12.2009)
Partnership of Turkish Entrepreneurs (RTIB)
(as per the results of 2009 -
is included in the register of reliable enterprises of Moscow
Certificates of conformity:
Certificate of conformity to the requirements of GOST R ISO 9001-2008 (ISO 9001:2008)
is insured