But the law has certain particularities related to the registration of a company or a sole proprietor. E.g., if the application for the registration of a company or an SP is submitted by the authorized representative, and not the applicant in person, the signature on this statement should be notarized.
In order to fight fly-by-night companies, the Federal Tax Service prohibits to register companies at the so-called "mass registration addresses". One can check the address on the Federal Tax Service website
Establishing of a joint-stock company also means registration of its share issue, which is carried out by the corresponding territorial unit of the Bank of Russia
. For this, the established joint-stock company must submit a set of documents to the Bank of Russia, in accordance with the Regulations on Standards of securities issue.
The registration procedure of the primary issue of shares lasts for 30 days from the date of the company registration in the Unified State Register of Legal Entities. The state duty for registration of the share issue, placed by subscription, is 0.2 percent of the nominal amount of the issue, but does not exceed 200 000 rubles.
The law regulates the minimum authorized capital for companies, it is 10 000 rubles for non-public and public companies.
The founder of the LLC pays up his/her stake in the authorized capital in time stated in the agreement on establishment (decision of the sole founder), but not later than four months from the date of the state registration.
Shares of the company, distributed at its establishment, should be paid up in full within one year from the date of state registration. At this, not less than 50 percent of the company shares must be paid up within 3 months from the date of the state registration.