United States Corporations Have No Capital Requirements

[German version]

Where should a German entrepreneur who intends to do business in the United States incorporate? Most believe that this is much easier and cheaper in the United States.

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In American corporations law, capital requirements are almost unheard of except in specialized banking regulation. By contrast, German law subjects almost all major corporate forms to initial capital requirements. This creates an additional and often significant hurdle to forming a business in Germany compared to the United States.

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