Poland is one of the most favorable jurisdictions for starting a business abroad.

Poland is a country located in Central Europe. It is divided into 16 administrative subdivisions, covering an area of 312,696 square kilometres (120,733 sq mi), and has a largely temperate seasonal climate. With a population of nearly 38.5 million people, Poland is the sixth most populous member state of the European Union.

Poland has a developed market and is a regional power in Central Europe, with the largest stock exchange in the East-Central European zone. It has the sixth largest economy by GDP (PPP) in the European Union and one of the most dynamic economies in the world, simultaneously achieving a very high rank on the Human Development Index. Poland is a developed country, which maintains a high-income economy along with very high standards of living, life quality, safety, education, and economic freedom.

Type of company Polish limited liability company (Sp.z.o.o)
Relevant Companies Law The Code of Commercial Companies of 15 September 2000 year
Obligation of the local office Polish law requires companies to have a local address
Language of corporate documents Polish and translation documents into English with notary certification and apostil
Currency Polish zloty (PLN)
Corporate tax rate 19% for all corporations, 9 % for companies with annual turnover of less than 1, 2 million EUR (beginning in January 2020, this tax rate will apply to companies with annual turnover up to 2 million EUR) 
Obligation to appoint company secretary/local secretary Not required
Obligation to appoint company director Required
Obligation to appoint the local director Not required
Minimum number of the directors 1
Obligation to register shareholder Required
Minimum number of shareholders 1
Obligation to hold annual assembly Required
Obligation to prepare financial reports Required
Obligation to submit financial reports Required