One thing that you should know is that the economy in Colombia is rising very fast, therefore, leading to businesses employing people and that is why nowadays these people are being encouraged to start a home business as it is a great idea. Below are some guidelines that will help someone when starting a business in Colombia.
When it comes to registering your business, one should be open in working with different institutions in order for them to registered their businesses in Colombia The first institution is the chamber of commerce which regulates the formation of new businesses in Colombia. DIAN is one of the most popular departments as it is known to put your company in Colombia’s tax system and the end of the day it will give you your own specific tax number.
All the forms that are needed can either be downloaded online or at the chamber of commerce. The staff are usually there to help if you are experiencing any difficulties when filing the forms at the chambers of commerce, therefore, one should never shy of asking for help. One needs to ensure that they have handed in the completed forms and provide photocopies of ids for the business owner, business partners or any legal representative. When the forms are approved it is important to ensure that you pay the inscription.
One needs to ensure that they fill the pre Rut form which you can find this on DIANs website. In order to be on the right track when it comes to registering your business it is always wise to ensure that you take your time and fill out all the required forms. When you fill the Pre Rut form, and it is ready it is advisable that you enjoy and that you open a bank account immediately When the bank account is opened, and you have been issued a bank account certificate, once you go back to the DIANs office with a copy of your legal representative id in order for them to state who is the manager of the account. It is usually advisable for someone to take the necessary copies to the chamber of commerce in order for them to complete the registration. When the registration is about complete, it is important for someone to ensure that they hire an accountant because they are more familiar with how a business is run in Colombia and they can guide you when it comes to filing a business taxes. Having a trademark is usually important for a business that is why people are usually advised to ensure that they register it with the Columbia ministry of commerce, industry, and tourism.