A guide to setting up business in Poland

January 23, 2024

A guide to setting up business in Poland is the latest publication to be produced by a firm in the Kreston Global network to support clients looking to start a business in the country. The guide, written by experts at network firm Exco A2A Polska, describes Poland as a stable economy, with a strategic location in Europe and a skilled workforce. Its economy is robust, consistently growing, and represents one of the largest in the EU. Additionally, Poland boasts a variety of universities recognised for business education, making it an attractive destination for investors and entrepreneurs.

Read the full ‘Doing Business in Poland’ guide here

Business structures and legal considerations

Setting up a business in Poland involves choosing the right legal structure. Options include sole proprietorship, limited liability companies, joint-stock companies, and various partnerships. Each structure has specific implications for management, liability, and tax obligations, which are crucial to understand for successful business operations.

Taxation and financial incentives

Poland offers a favourable tax environment for businesses, including a reduced corporate tax rate for certain taxpayers and investment incentives under the Polish Investment Zone program. Understanding these tax structures and incentives is vital for maximising profitability and ensuring compliance.

The Polish market

Understanding regional variations and economic conditions across Poland is crucial. The business landscape varies significantly between regions, influencing opportunities and challenges. Knowledge of these regional dynamics can guide strategic decisions and market entry plans.

Partnering with the right advisor

For a seamless business set-up in Poland, partnering with experienced advisors who understand the local business environment is essential. They can provide guidance on legal requirements, financial planning, and market entry strategies, ensuring a smooth transition into the Polish market.

Poland’s robust economy, strategic location, and favourable business environment make it an ideal destination for setting up a business. Understanding the legal and financial landscape is key to success in this dynamic market. With the right guidance and planning, entrepreneurs and investors can tap into the potential of the Polish market.

For expert advice on setting up a business in Poland, contact Exco A2A Polska today.