Irish corporations

Irish Company Formation

Ireland corporate tax on trading companies is 12.5%. Ireland´s economy has powered ahead in recent years, thanks to foreign investment, low corporate tax and a liberal approach to trade. It was proposed for EU approval, that Start Up Companies, that begin trading as of 2009, be exempt of corporate tax and capital gains tax for the first three years, if the company´s tax liability each year does not exceed €40,000.


  • A non-refundable bond €1682 has to be paid, if the directors are not resident in Ireland.
  • Two directors required
  • One share at a €1 is required (if the company is single member ), two or more shares for a multiple member company.
  • The bond works as a type of insurance for the government, no need for nominee director.

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