Estonian companies taxes
Corporation tax on profits of companies 0%
Registration and sales of readymade companies
Shelf companies with VAT, bank accounts in Estonia
Accounting, nominee, business services, B2B, rental firms
Residence permits through entrepreneurship in European Union
Trade and financial centers of the holdings, trusting PLC companies
PRIVATE LIMITED COMPANY - PLC - OÜ
Should I be VAT registered?
Estonian companies taxes, corporation tax on profits of companies 0%, Value Added Tax - VAT
Estonian VAT legislation is based on the EC VAT Directive (2006/112/EEC).
The standard VAT rate is 20% from 1 July 2009 and the reduced rate is 9%.
Estonia applies an extended reverse charge mechanism.
An option to tax is available in respect of certain exempt supplies.
Scope of VAT
Non-deductible input VAT
The current VAT Act was introduced effective from 1 May 2004 when Estonia joined the EU. VAT as such was introduced in Estonia effective from 1992 and is known in Estonian as “ka"ibemaks”.
VAT applies to the supply of goods and services performed by a taxable person in the course of its business activities in Estonia.
A taxable person is a person who is engaged in business, which is independent economic activity in the course of which goods or services are supplied, and is registered or required to register for VAT.
The standard 20% rate applies to all supplies of goods and services not qualifying for a reduced 9% rate or exemption. A reduced rate applies to accommodation, books, certain periodicals, listed pharmaceutical
products and medical devices. The VAT rate on the export of goods, intra- Community supply of goods and certain services is 0% (i.e. exemption with credit).
VAT and all other taxes are administered by the Estonian Tax and Customs Board (
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Estonian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Of taxable company with VAT number
VAT (ValueAddedTax) shall be paid for the provision of services and sale of goods in the EU and the UK. Customs and tax department registers as payers of VAT only those firms that conduct business activities or prove its origin in the territory of Estonia. VAT (number of taxable legal person Estonia - European Union) will appropriate force after the volume turnover in Estonia of 16,000 eur.
Attention! From the date of registration of the company as taxable persons, the Tax and Customs Board checks Declaration sales tax VAT and if within two or three months, the company provides zero reporting, concludes that registered in the register of VAT payers, the company does not lead business in Estonia - do not buy or sell goods and services.
In this case, the tax authorities are sent to the contact person, board members and shareholders of the questionnaire, the answers to which Should be supported by appropriate documents: contracts, agreements, invoices, checks. On this basis, the Department (EMTA) decides to leave the company VAT or block it.
Estonian company incorporation
Company incorporation with the notary, remote company incorporation, foundation, registration, corporate bank accounts in the European Union, ready-made company with a VAT number for international commerce.
Estonian company name
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Contact person Konstantin Zahharov
CEO of Estoest OÜ
registry code 12047461
Oismae 123-4, 13515
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