How To Set Up A US Company As A Non-Resident.
While a non-resident will have to go through all the same steps as a resident,
there are additional complications. For most non-residents, international tax law, getting visas and
opening a bank account present the most problems. Each of these topics is very complicated.
The steps outlined below cover the critical steps that must be addressed before
a business can be launched.
Checklist: How to set up a US Company as a Non-Resident
Step 1: Determination Stage
Step 1, determine what exactly you want to do, where and how you want to do it,
how much it will cost and whether or not you have the budget. In this step, you need to determine:
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Step 2: Planning Stage
In the Company Planning Stage you will determine such practical matters
Step 3: Action Stage
After completing the Company Planning Stage, the Action Stage should be
very smooth and fast:
the necessary documents
- Form the company
- Register the company in other states as needed
- Hold the organizational meeting, appointing the officers and directors, issuing shares to the
shareholders and taking such other actions as necessary
- Obtain the federal Employer Identification Number
- Open your bank account
- Start business: buy, lease or rent office space, hire employees, market the products, etc