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Why the Marshall Islands?
UNPARALLELED SERVICE...AND A VERY FAVORABLE LEGAL SYSTEM
- Maritime and corporate documents are processed with quick turn-around time
- IRI’s staff of experienced mariners and maritime administration specialists provide outstanding technical support and promptly respond to client inquiries
- Qualified duty officer available 24-hours a day for maritime emergencies
- Maritime Services Group activities in Washington DC/Reston, New York, London and Piraeus are certified as ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Systems
- Vessel registration, documentation, and mortgage recording procedures are recognized by lending institutions and shipbuilders worldwide
- Legal and technical assistance is available before, during and after the vessel is registered under the Marshall Islands flag
- IRI offices are located in major maritime and financial centers around the world which allows for around-the-clock customer service
- Full range of vessel registry services offered: radio station licensing, crew examinations and documents, vessel inspections, technical assistance and international representation
- Corporate name clearance is immediate and without cost
- Same-day corporate existence for standard and customized articles of incorporation
- Each IRI office maintains a supply of ready-made shelf companies with standard articles for immediate purchase
- Each IRI office can also process and generate Marshall Islands Articles of Incorporation and other corporate documents on-site
Marshall Islands Maritime and Business Corporation Laws:
- New mortgage tacking legislation provides for the cost-saving continuation of a preferred mortgage status of foreign mortgages when a vessel is transferring from another jurisdiction.
- Non-resident domestic corporations are statutorily exempt from Marshall Islands taxes
- Corporations are easy to maintain and administer -- no requirements for annual filings
- Dual filing of translated articles, facsimile filings acceptable, and registered and/or bearer shares permitted
A TRADITION OF QUALITY AND SERVICE SINCE 1948!