Want to do business in the Philippines but unsure which legal entity to register? This comprehensive guide discusses the different types of legal entities in the Philippines, as well as their requirements, setup processes, and restrictions to help you get started.
how to register a business in the Philippines
Imagine the amount of work required from corporations having to submit a plethora of documents to fulfill the government’s reporting requirements. This same effort and time be spent by the company on other gainful engagements instead of completing reports. These documents are purportedly not even guaranteed to be reviewed religiously and are usually accomplished for compliance only – which further dilutes the report’s purpose.
Research the government regulations applicable to the industry you wish to enter
Determine the restrictions on foreign ownership of business or ownership of property including private land
Check the foreign exchange policies