22.14 CHINA

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22.15 COOK ISLANDS

Located in the South Pacific and discovered by Captain Cook, the British naval captain, they permit the incorporation of companies under the International Companies Act of 1981 with a minimum capital os US$1,000,000 without fees based on the capital. There is a one time US$1,000 and annual US$500 payable to the government. There are no other taxes. Bearer shares are permitted and one corporate director can run the company from any location. There must be at least one joint resident secretary and a registered local office but no agent required. The use of the words "Bank", "Trust" and "Insurance" are limited to licensed companies. There are no exchange controls or double tax treaties. (Courtesy of the Baltic Banking Group).

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22.16 COSTA RICA

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