LSTS Tax Optimisation, Planning and Compliance
is a group of Chartered Accountants, Financial Analysts and Cyprus Qualified Lawyers with a rapidly expanding client portfolio. LSTS is a Full Service boutique firm offering tailor made solutions that suit each client individually.
is regulated by the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus (ICPAC) and the LSTS Key Group Members are bound by the Ethical and Professional regulations of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) association, the Cyprus Bar Council and ICPAC.
clients range from large multinationals to real estate investment funds to private Individuals. LSTS assists its clients to meet all compliance requirements and assess the tax implications of business decisions through helping our clients to develop strategies and structures to maximise tax beneficial savings and minimise any tax risks, thereby increasing competitiveness and reducing unnecessary tax leaks.
adheres to all laws and regulations ensuring asset security for our clients, in addition, LSTS Audit Key Management have professional indemnity insurance, thus further enhancing asset security for our clients. LSTS will never disclose the identity of our clients or any client information.
The importance of Substance is rapidly increasing, tax authorities in home jurisdictions are quicker to scrutinise structures set up to maximise tax gains. LSTS can assist in safeguarding the integrity of structures, by offering unique professional directors, as well as, our own highly qualified professionals to act on company boards, brass plate services, phone and internet lines, as well as, arranging for a more physical presence in Cyprus. Provision of unique directors, provision of professionally qualified directors, lawyers or auditors, members of their respective professional bodies. LSTS can also provide all-inclusive full “substance” services, including locating, running and supervising an actual “physical office” for our clients.
International Tax Planning & Optimisation
LSTS assists its clients to meet all compliance requirements and assess the tax implications of business decisions through helping our clients to develop strategies and structures to maximise tax beneficial savings and minimise any tax risks, thereby increasing competitiveness and reducing tax leaks. LSTS can form and incorporate vehicles in other jurisdictions such as: the Netherlands, UK, Hong Kong, UAE, Singapore, BVI, Ireland and Luxembourg and manage these centrally from Cyprus.
Legal Services & Advice
To complement LSTS Fiduciary / Secretarial Services, LSTS offers legal advice through Cyprus qualified corporate lawyers, able to advise on all corporate law issues, LSTS Legal Services include: Legal Opinions, Due Diligence Exercises, review and drafting of Cyprus Law Agreements, Amendment of Articles, tailor made Cyprus incorporations, Redomiciliations, Liquidations, Naturalisation of Investors.
Fiduciary / Company Secretarial
LSTS offers the full spectrum of fiduciary services, thereby assisting clients to achieve “substance” in their structures, a team of lawyers and legal support staff are able to prepare all internal company documents and maintain a company’s books and registers whilst ensuring all notifications of corporate actions are filed at the Registrar of Companies. LSTS can open and act as signatory to bank accounts in Switzerland, Monaco, Liechtenstein, Channel Islands, Isle of Man and the UAE, inter alia.
Audit and Assurance
LSTS is registered under the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus (ICPAC), we provide assurance and audit services to assist companies in improving their corporate reporting in accordance with the law so that that their systems are operating effectively thereby ensuring the integrity of the financial reporting mechanism whilst fulfilling the statutory obligations of the company.