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Incorporation in China

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Why Should You
Incorporate an WOFE in China? 


  • Formally carry out your business in China
  • Simple registration process
  • No registered capital required
  • Protected by China Intellectual Property Law
  • Able to purchase property in China
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What is the process for incorporating
a WOFE?


  • Company name approval
  • Prepare legal documents
  • Obtain registered office address
  • Apply for business license
  • Register for taxes
  • Opening a corporate bank account
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What is the minimum requirements to register a WOFE?


  • At least 3 Board of Directors or 1 Executive Director
  • 1 General Manager
  • 1 Legal Representative acting as liaison between the WFOE and the Chinese government
  • 1 Supervisor to ensure legal compliance 

What Can FastLane Do for You?

Company Incorporation
Being Your Company Secretary
Provision of Registered Office Address
Bank Account Opening Assistance
Monthly Accounting and Tax Filing
Work Visa Application and Renewal
Incubation / Acceleration Matching Services
Advise on Policy/Government Incentive Applications
Ready to get started?

FAQs

What is WOFE?


Wholly Owned Foreign Enterprises (“WOFE”) is the most favoured investment vehicle for non-Chinese enterprises. Pursuant to Chinese corporate laws, WOFE’s are the China-based business entity designated for non-Chinese enterprises to establish their limited liability company in China. Although there are multiple company structures available to non-Chinese enterprises, WOFE’s are the most favoured investment vehicle.
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What is WOFE?


Wholly Owned Foreign Enterprises (“WOFE”) is the most favoured investment vehicle for non-Chinese enterprises. Pursuant to Chinese corporate laws, WOFE’s are the China-based business entity designated for non-Chinese enterprises to establish their limited liability company in China. Although there are multiple company structures available to non-Chinese enterprises, WOFE’s are the most favoured investment vehicle.
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What are the documents you will need to prepare for setting up a WOFE?


  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • Articles of Formation or equivalent
  • Bank Reference Letters from investor’s bank declaring good standing
  • Copy of the passport from investors, parent company’s director, legal representative and supervisor of Chinese company
  • Brief resume of China legal representative
  • Registered capital
  • Business Scope
  • Proposed Chinese names of China company
  • Leasing contract with Chinese address for company location
  • Real estate certificate of ownership
  • Letter of Authorization
  • Landlord identification
  • The latest annual audit report from the parent company
Consult FastLane now to see start your business in China! 
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How long does it takes to setup a WOFE?


It takes a few weeks to get the business license and around 2 weeks to get the bank account done so typically it takes 4-8 weeks to setup a WOFE.

How to Choose the Right Service Provider?


FastLane assists clients in establishing business presence in various jurisdictions including Singapore, Hong Kong, China and other major offshore jurisdictions.

Our team consists of experienced corporate services professionals. We guide you through every step in incorporating a company and make it simple for you.

We utilize leading technology to communicate and deliver the best solutions to our clients, so that you receive advices from our professional team while filling out forms.

We are the preferred corporate services provider for a large number of large corporates, co-working operators, accelerators, fund management companies and family offices within Hong Kong.

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How to Choose the Right Service Provider?


FastLane assists clients in establishing business presence in various jurisdictions including Singapore, Hong Kong, China and other major offshore jurisdictions.

Our team consists of experienced corporate services professionals. We guide you through every step in incorporating a company and make it simple for you.

We utilize leading technology to communicate and deliver the best solutions to our clients, so that you receive advices from our professional team while filling out forms.

We are the preferred corporate services provider for a large number of large corporates, co-working operators, accelerators, fund management companies and family offices within Hong Kong.

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We offer a unique delivery model with technology that enables us to provide an unrivalled service which has successfully supported more than five hundred companies.



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