Slovakia has got a population of over five million and an area of about 49,000 km2. The official language is Slovak, though English is widely spoken.
Slovakia has been a member of the EU since 2004 and has also been a member of the Eurozone since 2009. The personal income tax is 19% and the corporate income tax is 22%. There are two VAT rates - 20% (standard rate) and 10% (reduced rate).
|Minimum number of directors / board of directors||One|
|Requirements for directors||Only individual directors are allowed. Director must be an OECD resident. Foreign individuals must submit a duly certified police record |
|Supervisory Board||Not obligatory|
|Minimum number of supervisory board members||N/A|
|Requirements for supervisory board members||N/A|
|Minimum number of shareholders||One individual or corporation|
|Requirements for shareholders||None|
|Bearer shares allowed||No|
|Minimum share capital||5,000 EUR|
|Obligation to pay‐up capital to a bank account||No (since January 2016)|
|Publicly available information||Name of company, identification number of company, registered office, details of directors and their capacities, nature of business, shareholder details, share capital, financial statements|