Investment in France

Our international investment experts can provide you with everything you need to successfully manage and run a business in France. Anyone setting up a business in France will sooner or later need a helping hand to deal with the tax and accounting requirements. As strategic partners, we offer a range of expertise and services to assist you through the challenges of starting a business in what may seem a strange and foreign land. Our international investment experts are familiar with the issues facing a new business, and are particularly skilled in assisting overseas investors to anticipate and overcome any difficulties they may face.Our goal is to become strategic partners who you can count on to help you navigate successfully any issues faced by your business and products.

Everything you need all from one firm

Whenever a company sets up in a new jurisdiction there are not only potential language issues, but employment and pension obligations, taxation of employees and implications of commercial leases, as well as the challenge of operating in an unfamiliar legal and accounting framework.

We offer a menu of services, that incorporates everything you need to successful manage and run a business in France starting with the bare necessities of finding premises and staff, managing your payroll and compiling year-end accounts to sophisticated international tax planning and pension advice.

Our core inward investment services are as follows:

  • Payroll
  • Daily and periodic accounting
  • Year-end accounting
  • Preparation of file for auditors
  • Monthly accounting (against budget and group reporting)
  • Online accounting system with no upfront costs
  • Corporation tax registrations, monitoring and filing
  • Tax advisory
  • Compliance including data protection advice
  • Individuals tax advisory including, specialist expat advice
  • HR consultancy/management including contracts; relocation assistance; employment law advice; healthcare and visa/immigration via specialist companies
  • Help finding accommodation and office premises
  • Support with banking arrangements
  • Pension scheme advice
  • Insolvency & recovery advice
  • General insurance

Our aim is to guide you through this minefield and offer a comprehensive, one-stop service.  Our range of assistance is wide, and we welcome the opportunity to demonstrate our experience in this area. On request we can gladly provide endorsements from other organisations who have been in a similar position.

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You want to set up a business in Lyon or its region? Invest in France?

Our company has become specialized in supporting subsidiaries or branches of foreign companies wanting to set up a business in France. Let us assist you with all legal, accounting and tax formalities: choosing and creating the legal form of the entity, determining  the specific tax obligations (declaration of staff secondment, withholding tax declaration, customs formalities…), study of the Tax Treaty applicable between the parent company and subsidiaries, review of the consistency regarding the transfer pricing… In partnership with ONLYLYON and its agency ADERLY, it is of utmost importance for us to promote our region and to contribute to its economic growth.

For more information about the region, click here.

You want to join ADERLY, click here.