The expert blog for German-British legal issues CCL has published a very helpful guide for english speaking clients on how to establish a German Limited Liability Company (GmbH). The FAQ list explains in detail what a foreign entrepreneur and future shareholder needs to do to get a German GmbH or branch office of an existing foreign company registered. The required information form shows what data and which documents the founder(s) must provide. General information on how to start a business in Germany is found here. And then there are, of course, the ever important issues of taxation and business regulation.