Patrick Ormond : Advisory

09 March 2021

BVI Company Law Series - Distributions

The BVI Business Companies Act, 2004 (as amended) (the “Act”) gives a BVI business company (a ...

22 February 2021

BVI Company Law Series - Continuations Out

The BVI Business Companies Act, 2004 (as amended) (the “Act”) and its predecessor statute have l...

08 February 2021

BVI Company Law Series - Continuations In

The BVI Business Companies Act, 2004 (as amended) (the “Act”) and its predecessor statute have l...

19 January 2021

BVI Company Law Series - Mergers

The frequent use of BVI companies in corporate and private wealth structures is in part down to the ...

25 September 2020

Substance Filing Deadline Approaches for BVI Companies and Partnerships

Following the economic substance reforms that took effect in the BVI from the start of 2019, most BV...

13 February 2020

BVI: Introduction of Registration Regime for Closed-Ended Funds - Summary

On 31 December 2019, the British Virgin Islands government enacted the Securities and Investment Bus...

13 February 2020

BVI: Introduction of Registration Regime for Closed-Ended Funds

On 31 December 2019, the British Virgin Islands government enacted the Securities and Investment Bus...

18 February 2019

Positive Changes to the BVI Merchant Shipping Legislation

The recently published Merchant Shipping (Amendment) Act, 2018 (“MSA”) became law on 18 January ...

29 October 2018

BVI Updates in Respect of the Common Reporting Standard

An amendment to the existing BVI CRS legislation has been published which introduces new requirement...

29 October 2018

BVI BEPS Country-by-Country Reporting

The Government of the BVI has implemented requirements from the “Transfer Pricing Documentation an...