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Investment status
Investment status

Other Benefits

Investment Services complex (one stop shop)

In Order to enhance investors and facilitate their transactions with different entities and to present services easily, an investment services complex was established to gather all entities dealing with investors at only one place  situated at the authority headquarter, in order to facilitate and revise procedures. The (Current informatory Unit) responds to any investors inquiries, explain needed procedures and documents to establish companies, and provide information and publications.

Laws Guarantees for investors

  • Prohibition of nationalizing or confiscating companies.
  • Prohibition of receivership companies, or attachment on property or capture or frozen funds without juridical way.
  • Nonintervention of any administrative entity in pricing the company products or controlling its profits.
  • Prohibition of abolition or termination of real properties usufruct licenses unless in case of contravention in license conditions.
  • Prohibition of bringing legal action against companies or institutions excepting after getting the approval of the Investment general authority.
  • Settling any disputes through the agreed upon system with the investors or according to applicable conventions between Egypt and the investors country or the convention concerned with settling disputes or through arbitration.

Taxes and Custom exemptions

According to free zones projects

  • Total Custom exemptions for free zones
  • Lifetime taxes exemptions.

According to internal investment projects

  • A 5% unified custom taxes on needed equipment.
  • 5 years taxes exemptions for activities performed outside industrial zones.
  • 10 years taxes exemptions for activities performed inside industrial zones.
  • 5 years exemption from notarization and registration fees for companies establishing, loan and mortgage contracts

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