The status of micro-entrepreneur, which offers several advantages, is enjoying growing success with a 27.5% increase in the creation of micro-enterprises in 2018.

The creation of micro-enterprises exploded in 2018

2018 saw the establishment of a record for business creation. Some 700,000 have been created, with a 27.5% jump for micro-enterprises compared to 2017. This latter status is very popular, as can be seen in Vésinet (Yvelines), where a lawyer has decided to leave his CDI to become sophrologist, under the status of micro-entrepreneur for a simplified social and tax regime.

Quick business creation

“In a few clicks, we create this status, and 15 days later we have our Siret and Siren numbers. If it didn’t exist, I’m not sure I would have taken the risk of doing this professional retraining ”, says Caroline Lauby. Micro-entrepreneurs in DIY, home service or even VTC drivers, for ten years this status has attracted more and more. Thus, in 2018, 308,311 creations of micro-enterprises were registered.