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TAXES
FOR R&D CENTRES
5% сompany income tax
and 0% tax on reinvested profit
5% employee income tax
no more payments for non residents employees
0% dividend tax
usually dividend tax is 5%. But not in this case
0% VAT
delivery of services in a foreign country
is not subject to VAT
International IT Company status

Permited activity for International IT company
You must engage in at least one of these activities:

The following activities determined under the code 58.2 of "Georgian national classification of economic activities":
1.1 Software Publishing;
1.2 Publishing of computer games;
1.3 Publishing of other software;

2. The following activities determined under the code 62 of "Georgian national classification of economic activities":
2.1 Computer programming, consultancy and related activities;
2.2 Computer programming activities;
2.3 Consultancy activities in the field of computer technology;
2.4 Computer facilities management activities;
2.5 Other information technology and computer service activities;

3. Development and/or delivery of digital product, including respective software support and provision of an updated version;
4. Development and/or delivery of website;
5. Web Hosting, remote maintenance of software and hardware;
6. Provision of software and related updates;
7. Provision of images, texts and information to ensure access to the database;
8. Remote administration of the system;
9. Online supply of allocated memory capacity;
10. Access to or download of software (including procurement/ accounting software or antivirus software) and its updates;
11. Banner ad blocking programs;
12. Download able drivers, such as software that connects computers with peripheral devices (such as printers);
13. Automatic online installation of filters on websites;
14. Automatic online installation of firewalls;

According to the ordinance of Government of Georgia, the status of an International Company with respect to the given Permitted Activity can be granted to a Georgian enterprise:
  1. Which has at least 2 years of experience of carrying out Permitted Activity; or

  2. Which is are presentative of an on-resident enterprise in Georgia, if this non-resident has at least 2 years of experience of carrying out the Permitted Activity that is carried out by the Georgian enterprise; or

  3. Whose shareholder(s), having more than 50% of shares in that Georgian enterprise, individually (each entity separately) have at least 2 years of experience of carrying out the Permitted Activity that is carried out by the Georgian enterprise
Georgia is a democratic state with positive diplomatic relations with developed countries.
The Georgian government is taking steps towards European integration.
More and more IT companies are paying attention to Georgia as a platform for business diversification.
International IT companies
with offices in Georgia
Ok. How to create R&D center in Georgia?
1
Register a company
Included:
- Company registration - 3 working days.
- Bank account + card.
- Notary and translator services.
- Full legal support.
2
Acquisition of the status of an international company
Included:
- Legal support of the company.
- Interaction with government services.
Only the Ministry of Finance of Georgia has the right to assign the status of an international company.

3
Office provision
Leading developers of Georgia are the partners of Relocater. We will provide an office in class A buildings, prepare and equip it according to the technical specifications, connect high-speed Internet.
4
Relocation service
Included:
- Full legal support in terms of migration legislation.
- Recruitment service.
Learn more about how team relocation works
here

5
Housing provision service
Included:
- Provision of housing according to the terms of reference.
- Connection of services (cleaning, water delivery, staff service for the house)
6
Medical service
Included for team and family members:
- Registration of medical insurance.
- Registration of a package of medical services.
7
Logistics service
We independently organize the logistics of personal belongings or equipment using the capabilities of UPS.
Connect to Georgia
We will help you to create an R&D center in Georgia.
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