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Establishing a Business in France

AUSTRALIA BELGIUM CHINA FRANCE GERMANY HONG KONG SAR INDONESIA (ASSOCIATED OFFICE) ITALY JAPAN PAPUA NEW GUINEA
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Establishing a Business in
France
This guide examines the different ways of establishing a business in France.
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Common types of trading vehicle



Choosing the right option



Formalities for establishing a branch



Formalities for establishing a limited liability company



Employment



Property



Immigration



Taxation



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