Setting up a business in Ukraine

As one of the largest countries in Europe Ukraine has a great amount of competitive opportunities for business development and investment. A number of diversified industries, good export potential and large domestic market make Ukraine an attractive place for investment and business development.

“Moore Stephens-Kyiv” will provide you with the information on the main legal requirements connected with and to be considered when setting up a business in Ukraine. Our team is at your disposal to assist you at each stage of incorporation by drafting necessary documents and acting in your behalf at the state authorities. 


The following high quality incorporation services can be provided to you at reasonable cost:

  • Execution of the constituent documents 
  • Preparation of the necessary applications and forms for the state registration
  • State registration of the business with the United State Register
  • Registration with the local state authorities (incl. the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine, the Customs Service of Ukraine, etc.)
  • Assistance in choosing effective tax system (incl. registration as a VAT payer, if necessary) 
  • Assistance in opening bank accounts in local and foreign currency
  • Obtaining an electronic digital signature for submission of the reports to the tax authorities
  • Execution of other internal documents (incl. employment documents), if necessary

The most widespread forms of business organization for commercial companies in Ukraine are Limited Liability Companies (LLCs) and Representative Offices (ROs). According to the nature of your business and its specifics, our professionals will help you to choose the most suitable form for developing a successful company and assist you in its registration.