Starting a Business in Cambodia: Tax, Registration, Visa, Work Permits
Are you considering starting a new business in Cambodia but need more information? Our Guide and FAQ on starting and registering a business in Cambodia is the most comprehensive online guide available.
You’ll find everything you need right here in our B2B Cambodia business guide. From how to open a business in Cambodia, the necessary licenses, calculating and paying taxes; and how to close your company as well as the latest changes to registrations and post COVID-19 changes being implemented.
If you can’t find your answer here, just ask us at B2B Cambodia and we’ll point you in the right direction.
Setting Up a Business in Cambodia
There are several things to keep in mind from a legal, financial and procedural point of view when setting up a business in Cambodia The information below provides an outline but always keep track of updates and seek advice from a professional company if you are unsure as regulations and Prakas (laws and announcements) occur regularly.
Cambodian Company Registration
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Cambodian Visas & Work Permits
If you want to work or set up a business in Cambodia, one of the first things you will need is a valid visa and a work permit. Please note that since the pandemic in 2020, the visa situation has been fluid so it’s best to check with the relevant ministries and embassies on what is required.
Cambodian Business Classifications
There are various Business Classifications available in Cambodia here we help you understand how to classify your business. From Sole Proprietorship to Partnerships, Representative offices, Branch offices and a Subsidiary.
Cambodian Tax Registration & Obligations
Find out what taxes your Cambodian business will need to pay and how to pay them. There are four classifications of taxpayers in Cambodia: General, Small, Medium, and Large taxpayers.
A number of specialist tax firms and business chambers in Cambodia run regular workshops and seminars (face to face, and online) to run through changes in the tax systems.
Franchises in Cambodia
Do you have a Franchise you would like to introduce to Cambodia? The number of franchises has risen rapidly and many regional and international franchises continue to enter the Cambodia market, especially as the urban areas continue to develop and new malls (urban and megamalls) are added to the major cities such as Phnom Penh, Sihanoukville, and Siem Reap.
Closing a Business in Cambodia
If you decide to close a business in Cambodia, there are a few things you had better keep in mind.
Special Economic Zones (SEZ) in Cambodia
What exactly are Special Economic Zones and how can they make business easy in Cambodia?
Qualifying Investment Projects: Cambodia
Here’s how to get the official go-ahead for your investment plans and projects with the QIP from the Council of the Development of Cambodia.
As always, we suggest you with a local-based specialist company to check the latest on the steps required and any changes to the QIP in Cambodia.