Authorised Company (AC)

An AC is a flexible business entity commonly used for holding and managing private assets, international investment holding, international trading and consultancy services and ideal for one-off projects.

AC are treated as non-resident for tax purposes in Mauritius, if it place of effective Management is outside Mauritius. AC does not have access to Mauritius’ tax treaty network.

Conditions to be satisfied:

  • The activity [prescribed activities] of the company must be conducted principally outside Mauritius;
  • Must be controlled by a majority of shareholders who are not citizens of Mauritius.

Related Resources / Features of an Authorised Company

Technical Sheet on AC

How MITCO can help?

  • Assistance to apply for an Authorised Company status from the FSC
  • Acting as Company Secretary and Registered Agent
  • Provision of directorship, company secretarial & administration services
  • Provision of accounting & tax services
  • Preparation and filing of the annual tax return with the MRA
  • Assistance in search of investments and financing;

How to proceed

For further information, you are kindly requested to contact us and we shall be pleased to assist you.