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International entrepreneurs and businesses are always welcome in Austria. You can establish a company, be a managing director or acquire a company. Austrian law stipulates a variety of companies. In this way, you select precisely the types of firms that fit your needs (e.g., in terms of liability, taxes, etc.).

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Austria: A prime destination for investments and growth

Do you want to establish or expand a company? Austria is an excellent location that offers a solid economic environment. The country is characterized by highly skilled labor, well-developed infrastructure, and a high quality of life.

Austria focuses on research and innovation and offers a variety of incentives and support for entrepreneurs in these areas.

However, these are just a few reasons why you should invest in Austria. An important point for international investors is also the legal security in Austria. The Austrian legal system is transparent and well-structured, allowing companies to operate in a stable and predictable environment.

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Business structures and opportunities in Austria's market

Austria offers various corporate forms, enabling entrepreneurs to choose the best structure for their business activities. These include sole proprietorships, limited liability companies (German: GmbH), public limited companies (German: AG) and Flexible Companies (German: Flexco).

Each of these forms has advantages and disadvantages regarding liability, taxes, and administration. INVEST in AUSTRIA supports your international company in finding the right form, so you can expand it to Austria.

Another strength of Austria as a business location is its close integration with other markets in Central and Eastern Europe. Due to its geographical location and membership of the European Union, Austria offers access to a market with over 500 million consumers.

Self-Employment in Austria: What You Need to Know

For individuals who want to be self-employed, Austria also offers an attractive environment. Establishing a sole proprietorship is simple and quick.

Austria is also the ideal location for founding innovative startups. Top qualified employees, a location in Central Europe, and high quality of life at moderate costs are ideal conditions for starting a startup or a new company location. The Austrian government has also introduced various programs and support measures for startups and entrepreneurs who want to start a company in Austria. These range from financial support to consulting services and networking opportunities

Self-employed individuals and entrepreneurs can also benefit from a well-developed social insurance system that provides security in case of illness and old age. Austrian social insurance ensures that as an independent entrepreneur, you and your employees receive social and health security, further improving quality of life and working conditions.

The variety of corporate forms offered, the favorable economic conditions, and the support measures for investors and startups make Austria an attractive destination for business activities in many sectors. Do you want to expand your company to Austria? Contact us now to learn more about our services. 


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