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Company Formation in Malta – Available Legal Forms & Requirements
Incorporating a company in Malta, or extending your existing business, provides an effective solution within the European Union. In this article, we will give you an in debt overview of the legal formats for
Many entrepreneurs looking to start or grow a business are often faced with the hard decision of formulating a budget. However, figuring out what goes where and determining whether the company will meet the set goals is mandatory. So use this startup Malta practical guide to start planning your budget.read more
As a member of the European Union, Malta has experienced complete transformation in its economic activities. The country provides diverse business opportunities for expats living or coming to visit the country. In this article you will find some business ideas you can start today.read more
Malta is known for its high-class tourism and it might be pretty surprising to hear about Malta being touted as a destination for starting a business. However, the country offers a lot in terms of business environment to foreign investors.read more
Value Added Tax (VAT) was first introduced in Malta in 1995 although the system has gone through many changes since its conception. Most notably, was when Malta joined the European Union (EU) in 2004 and the VAT rate was aligned to the rate dictated by the EU’s Council Directive. The current VAT rate is 18% and the tax is paid on most transactions that occur on the island, although some products and services attract a lower rate.
What is the Standard VAT Rate in Malta? In Malta, the allowable rate of the VAT is 18%. However, a reduced VAT rate of 7% also exists and applies to tourism accommodation. The only resorts or hotels that can benefit from this reduction must be authorised by the...
Tax Planning in Malta Malta has evolved into a reputable financial centre that is envied for its flexibility and competence. Leaving its distant offshore past well behind, Malta gained accession to the EU in 2004 and has today developed into a reliable, well-regulated...
Capital Gains tax in Malta is charged to any gains or profits which comes from immovable property, securities, business goodwill, trademarks, copyright, patents, trade-names, trademarks and beneficial interest from a trust being transferred. In this case, “securities”...
Malta’s Minister for Finance, Professor Edward Scicluna, has welcomed the release of a report authored by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), which shows Malta’s tax compliance rates highly among the top economies in the world....
When it comes to income tax Malta has it’s own specific regulations. For starters, annual returns need to be filed either a) within the 9 month period that follows the offical end of the businesses’ fiscal year or b) March 31st (whichever comes first). Tax returns are sent directly to the Commissioner for Revenue in Malta or they can be filed online on their website and you’ll receive a receipt immediately.