Types of the company having status of a legal person in Lithuania (forms of incorporation)
Legal norms regulating foundation, legal status, management bodies and their competence, liquidation and reorganization of different type companies in Lithuania are contained in the Civil Code of the Republic of Lithuania. According to the Civil Code, all companies operating in Lithuania have a status of a legal person. A legal person shall be defined as a company, institution or organization, which may acquire and exercise rights and obligations at its own name.
The most popular types of company (forms of incorporation), having status of a legal person, are permitted to operate in the Republic of Lithuania:
The most common way to invest in the Republic of Lithuania is to establish a private company.
Key information about private company:
Key information about public company:
Both Lithuanian and foreign companies may establish their branches and representative offices. They shall function under the authorization/regulations of the incorporator and they have no status of a legal person. For tax purposes a foreign company may set-up a permanent establishment in Lithuania. The legal persons are allowed to merge into concerns, consortiums, associations and other formations if it is not in contradiction to competition laws.
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Company can be registered in Vilnius, Kaunas, Klaipėda, Siauliai, Panevezys, Marijampole, Alytus, Utena, Rokiskis, Birzai, Mazeikiai, Telsiai, Kretinga, Palanga, Silute, Silale, Taurage, Sakiai, Vilkaviskis, Kalvarija, Lazdijai, Druskininkai, Varena, Salcininkai, Trakai, Jonava, Ukmerge, Kedainiai, Raseiniai or other city in Lithuania.