FAQ for Italy in English

What type of business (business format) can you set up in this country and what are the differences?

You can set up an “Impresa Individuale” (single-person business), a “Società” (multi-person business), or a technological Startup.

In a single-person business you are the only legal person responsible and you answer to your legal obligations with all your personal belongings. You can hire personnel in your business. 

A Society is a business with more than one responsible person. There are many types of Society, depending on the legal obligations you choose. 

A Startup produces high technology goods or services.