Corporate Law Division Costa Rica

Costa Rica Companies & Incorporations


Costa Rica Companies & Incorporations

A great number of investors come to the country to found Costa Rica companies, so if you own an existing business or if you are contemplating launching a new enterprise, we have a strong practice of many years in company formation and incorporation procedures.

Our team of attorneys will give you the necessary advice to select the right legal structure for your specific needs.

We are highly trained in local and international incorporations, as the oldest democracy in Latin America; Costa Rica offers credible legal entities to achieve your goals.

The key component of the desired legal entities to launch business operations is limited liability.

Our Costa Rican law firm masters the entire process involved in the company formation, we will walk you through the generalities and specifics of the available types of companies found in Costa Rican law.


Public Limited Company Costa Rica companies

Types of entities: S.R.L. (Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada) or S.A. (Sociedad Anónima)

The two most widely used forms are the S.R.L. and the S.A.; both have limited liability and allow their beneficiaries to conduct business on a local and/or global scale.

Main Characteristics: limited liability, offshore tax exemption, easy to operate, low yearly maintenance, fast incorporation.

Our Corporate Package includes:

  • Articles of Incorporation
  • Share Certificates
  • Legal Books
  • Corporate Certification
  • Tax Registration
  • Official Translation to English
  • Estimated Duration: 5 business days

Once your company is formed our legal team will remain in contact with you to maintain your corporation in accordance with local and international regulations.


Other Related Services:

  • Offshore Incorporation (Panama, Belize, Nicaragua, EU, Cyprus, Letonia, Hong Kong, Switzerland, and others)
  • Offshore Banking Introduction

Contact Us

 GLC Costa Rica Lawyers

+1-833-618-0306 - Toll Free

Fax: +506 2228-0191

Avenida Escazú, Building 102, Tower 2, Office 309, San José, Costa Rica.

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