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Incorporation Articles
Can we start the formation of a limited company in the Netherlands while I am not there yet?
Viewed 3976 times since Tue, Jan 10, 2012
Question   I'd like to set up a BV in the Netherlands. I am not currently in the Netherlands and will only be visiting for one week in July. Do you need me there to start the process or can we already start so that I have the necessary... Read More
Legalization of documents to incorporate company
Viewed 10770 times since Thu, Oct 24, 2013
Question:Dear sirs,I reside in Spain. According to your documents I should submit a legalized copy of my passport. What kind of legalization is required? Is legalization by a Spanish notary ok? If not, some kind of legalization at the Dutch... Read More