Aviation Services

Our aviation specialist offers a comprehensive package of aircraft ownership and fiduciary solutions from aircraft registration, management and administration to structuring ownership that maximises operational facilities and minimises tax liabilities. They handle every aspect of the aircraft’s day-to-day and long term administration and operational issues.

As part of the Knox group of companies, their services can be seamlessly tied in with other services available from this dynamic organisation including tax planning, financing solutions, fiduciary services and interior design.

Services available through our Aviation specialist include:

  • Aircraft sales and purchase
  • Tax efficient ownership structure
  • Handling of VAT and customs duties
  • Structuring solutions for asset protection

EU Aircraft Importation

Our aviation specialist works closely with a network of market leaders in tax and VAT advisory services. Their seamless financial management solution includes the option to import the aircraft into the European Union via the Isle of Man, ensuring all VAT and duty liabilities have been accounted for and granting the aircraft free circulation within the EU.

Our aviation specialist will arrange all associated administration and paperwork to include:

  • Company formation
  • VAT registration
  • Economic Operation Registration and Identification (EORI) number
  • Obtaining evidence of VAT paid status (C88A)
  • Use of VAT deferment account, in conjunction with the VAT offset arrangement approved by IOM Customs and Excise, to avoid the requirement of physical payment of import VAT

Aircraft Registration

Our aviation specialist can assist owners with registering both private, corporate jets and helicopters in many of the world’s leading registries.

Based in the Isle of Man and with an excellent working relationship with the Isle of Man Aircraft Registry, our aviation specialists are well positioned to register aircraft and helicopters on the very sought after and highly reputable M-Register. The Isle of Man Aircraft Registry has built a strong reputation for providing excellent customer focused service for the registration of private and corporate jets. The Registry offers aircraft owners the following benefits:

  • Neutral Nationality registration prefix “M??? (for example M-YJET, M-KNOX)
  • High regulatory standard
  • High service levels and award winning international reputation
  • Secure mortgage register
  • European time zone

Other Aviation Services

Other services that are provided by our aircraft specialist includes:

  • Administration, management and operations
  • Insurance
  • Surveys


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