Incorporation, 1 year Nominee Director, 1 year secretary, 1 year address service in included in this price. Government fees are also covered. No extra / Hidden Charges.This package is for clients who wish to operate a company from overseas and needs a Nominee Director on an ongoing basis. If you plan to apply for an employment pass and relocate to Singapore as a Director of the company then there is another package FP2.
The charges from 2nd year are same as for first year. It covers 1 year Nominee Director, 1 year secretary, 1 year address service, AR filing with ACRA, Tax filing with IRAS and preparation of statements in Singapore format is included in this price. Government filing fees are also covered. No extra / Hidden Charges. If you have relocated to Singapore and dont need nominee Director then we will adjust the price accordingly.
No. There is no compulsion to do so. You can engage our services or if you have accountant you can get it prepared from your team. However our team will review bank statements and ledgers in detail before filing, to ensure company is in good standing.
We don’t charge any deposit for nominee Director service.
Immediately after incorporation, we will arrange your virtual meeting with a Singapore based bank. The bank will complete the process remotely.
The price is nett price. This is what most of the clients pay us. No extra / Hidden charges. No lock in commitments.
Filing of your company’s Annual Return with ACRA, and filing of tax return with IRAS is included in this package.
The package is for small businesses, start-ups with a typical first year projected sales of less than 1 Million Singapore Dollars, requiring one bank account.
The ownership of the company should be with few individuals or with a single corporate shareholder. This package is not for companies to be established with complex ownership which involves trusts, multiple corporate shareholders, Corporate shareholders from tax heaven countries.
This package is for companies which are involved in Simple businesses. Like trade of goods, provision of services etc. If you are looking for a company for investment holding, royalties, Intellectual Property holding companies, regional holding company then this package is not for you.
Complete remote incorporation with remote bank account opening is possible. All the processes can be completed online.
The founder of Epica who is settled in Singapore for many years now, is an Indian Chartered Accountant and also qualified to act as a Company Secretary of Singapore Companies.
Vaibhav Completed his chartered accountancy from India and settled in Singapore since 2000 or so.
If you are an Indian client, then you will find it extremely easy to work with our Company.
If you plan to run your business remotely from your home country then please select this option. In this case, you will need Nominee Director service on an annual basis.
If you plan to apply for Employment Pass after company incorporation and relocate to Singapore then, please select this option. In this case, we will file your employment pass, after the company is incorporated.
Working with us is easy. Once you confirm you are engaging our services, Our team will start the work and help you at every possible step.
Broadly the steps involved are as follows:
Submit scanned copies of all the required documents like passport copies, proof of address and KYC form. Once received our team will go through this and confirm all ok.
In the next step we will verify the identity and conduct a zoom call with you. After the call, incorporation documents will be prepared and send it to you for signing via e-signature software. You can sign the documents from the comfort of your home. There is no need to travel to Singapore.
Once all documents are electronically signed, our team will proceed with the incorporation of the company. After the incorporation, relevant post incorporation documents will be emailed to you.
After the incorporation, we will introduce you to the bank representative. Who will help you with remote bank account opening. Depending on your choice it can be a neobank or a traditional bank. Now a days most of the banks do not have any minimum deposit. However it is best to check with the respective banks.
1 Day Depending on your convenience.
1-2 Days depending on your schedule
Depends on each bank. Neobanks – 2-4 days. Traditional banks 4-5 weeks.
Provide following documents for each Director, Shareholder and Ultimate Beneficial Owner (UBO) of the proposed company. You will need to carry original documents during your visit for verification:
If your proposed company will have Corporate entity as shareholder then the following details will be required:
Once you have submitted all the required documents and the KYC process is done, the company can be incorporated in 1 Day.
We work with all major banks in Singapore. OCBC, UOB and DBS are the most common. We also work with Maybank, UOB, Citibank etc. Keep in mind that all of them are not opening bank account remotely. Also there are now many noebanks like Aspire, revolute etc which are suitable for small businesses. We work with all of them.
No. Our Nominee Local Director will not meddle in the operations of the company.
You will need to appoint your own director to take care of all administrative and day to day operations aspects. At the time of availing nominee Director services an agreement will be signed to confirm that you are in charge of the day to day operations of the company. As such you take full responsibility of all operations in the company.
However as per companies act Section 157, Nominee Director is still responsible to ensure the company is being operated in a safe and legally compliance manner. So nominee will periodically like to enquire into the affairs of the company and nature of transactions passing through it.
No. You do not have to pay any salary to the Nominee Director form your Company Registration Singapore. You only pay our annual Nominee Director service fee. We take care of all the salaries to the Nominee Director.
If you are listed as a shareholder of the Singapore company, then you are eligible to apply for the employment pass (Note its not a right to get as you have asked in the question). Approval of employment pass is decided by the ministry of manpower Singapore.
Chances of Employment Pass getting approved depend primarily on two factors:
In case your employment pass application is rejected we will make an appeal to the Ministry of Manpower and make representation to them for your case. As of today, we have experienced 90% + Success rate. Still, after this your employment is rejected then you can either engage our nominee Director service and continue operating your company from overseas.
Our packages are comprehensive. The price covers everything required.
Our service team has many years of experience. we will guide and assist you throughout your engagement.
We take pride in the quality of services we provide. Check our testimonial section to see what our clients speak about us.
Our pricing is available on our website. There are no hidden costs.
No long term contract, no commitments. If you don’t like our services you are free to change anytime.
We are very straightforward with our approach. If something in your plan is not likely to work out we will be frank to tell you so.