Taiwan (TW)

Jurisdiction Overview

IDQuestionAnswer
476 *LO Record: Does the registration of domestic limited partnerships comprise information on the legal ownership of all partners? Yes, all partnerships require recording of all partners/legal owners of all partners.
 Data Date: 2019

Notes

 
According to Article 3 of the Limited Partnership Act: "No limited partnership may be formed unless it has registered with the central competent authority". Moreover, Article 9 provides that: "An application for registration of forming a limited partnership or a branch office of a foreign limited partnership in the territory of the Republic of China shall contain the following applicable items and shall be filed with the central competent authority along with the limited partnership agreement and other evidential documents: (1) Name of the limited partnership or the foreign limited partnership branch office; (2) Business to be conducted; (3) Location of the limited partnership or the foreign limited partnership branch office; (4) Name, domicile or residence, capital contribution amount and liability type of each partner; [...]". Moreover, Article 17 of the mentioned Act provides that the registered information on the limited partnerships must be open to the public.

Sources

Limited Partnership Act, Articles 3, 9 and 17.
 
http://www.klgates.com/introduction-of-the-taiwan-limited-partnership-act-07-27-2015/
 
http://law.moj.gov.tw/Eng/LawClass/LawAll.aspx?PCode=J0080051