Located on the northeastern coast of Central America and on the north by Mexico.


A small and mostly privatized enterprise economy. Main industries are petroleum and crude oil, agriculture, agro-based industry, and merchandising, with tourism and construction.


Spanish and English

Legal System

Common Law
Belize Company
Type  International Business Company (IBC)
Name  Name ends with "Limited, Corporation, Incorporated, Société Anonyme, Sociedad Anónim "or with the abbreviation "Ltd, Corp, Inc, SA, NV or GmbH". 
Capital  No Min. requirement.; Stand Capital US$ 50,000.
Share  No restriction on the bearer shares issued.
Share Index  Yes
Registered Agent  Yes
Registered Address  Yes
Public Disclosure  No
Min. Shareholder  At least one
Min. Director  At least one
Disclosure of Shareholder  No
Disclosure of Director  No
Trading restriction  May not trade with residents or hold the property in Belize. 
Taxation   None
Financial Statement  Yes
Tax Returns   No
Account Filing   No
Audit Report   No
Accounting  Yes
Incorporation Cost  USD900
Annual Fee  USD850

No avoidable double taxation agreement signed with other countries.