France is a preferred investment destination among foreign enterprisers and companies because during the last years it has established itself as the second largest economy in the EU. Moreover, the country is currently among the largest exporter of goods and services in the world, with more than 30 French companies as world leaders when it comes to exports. France is also known for the high quality of life its citizens have.
Foreign investors seeking to open companies here, can request the services offered by our company registration agents in France.
France can boast one of the most skilled and cheapest workforces in Europe. With good universities delivering specialized personnel, France is among the best countries in Europe to offer high quality services at low costs, which is one of the most important reasons announced by foreign investors who operate here. This is also one of the reasons why multinational companies have established branch offices in France.
According to several reports, the average costs incurred with employees are significantly lower in France than in other European countries, such as Germany. Also, it is less costly to set up and operate a business in France than in the United States. These are just a few of reasons why France is an attractive country for foreign investors.
Our company formation representatives in France can offer more information on the costs related to opening a company here.
There are many years now since the government has enabled various incentive schemes for foreign investors coming to France. This is also why the number of foreign enterprisers has grown considerably in France. Among these, the tax credit granted to foreign and French companies with commercial activities here which can benefit from a reduced tax rate of 6% related to employment costs. The government also enabled an incentive for companies in the research and development industry which can benefit from 30% tax credits from expenses incurred throughout a year, in a limit of 100 million euros.
For complete information on tax incentives and other reasons for investing here, please contact our French company incorporation consultants.