The European Commission has recognised the need to facilitate cross-border insolvency procedures by making access to information on insolvency available through a single point of reference.& ...
The Employment and Training Corporation (ETC) and Identity Malta (IM) has introduced a one-stop shop application service for Third Country Nationals (TCNs) seeking to reside in Malta for the ...
Stephen Balzan and Liana Falzon will be representing ACT Malta in Kistamässan in the northern part of Stockholm and will be participating in the Property Fair which will be held on the ...
The Institute of Financial Services Practitioners (IFSP) has recently set out its understanding of the tax treatment derived by non-Maltese resident members o ...
The Budget Measures Implementation Act 2014 provides for a reduced rate of tax of 15% on gross rental income derived from residential immovable property. The reduced rate of tax is a f ...
Stephen Balzan, the partner in charge of the firm’s tax and corporate services attended the half yearly meeting of EuropeFides which was held on the 4th and 5th July 2014 in Milan. Eur ...
The Government of Malta has in June 2014 launched the Asset Registration Programme. This will provide individuals with the possibility to register any undeclared assets. Such ass ...
A recent decision by the Administrative Review Tribunal (ART) involving additional tax imposed by the Maltese tax authorities has shifted the burden of proof on the tax authorities, while ta ...
A new double tax agreement between Malta and Russia has now entered into force. The agreement was signed on 23 April 2013. The treaty provides for reduced rates of withholding taxes o ...
Malta and Moldova signed a double taxation agreement. The agreement was signed on 10 April 2014 between Foreign Minister George Vella and his Moldovian ...
Maltese companies are subject to tax at the rate of 35% on their world wide income and capital gains. Malta grants various fiscal incentives to both companies and their shareholders upon distribution of a dividend. Malta is a membe...Learn More
Setting up a Company
Setting up a company in Malta is a relatively straight forward procedure and can be set up within 2 working days, provided we are in receipt of all the information, funds and due diligence documentation we need. The Act that regulates Malte...Learn More
Taking up Residence
Warm climate, friendly people, excellent communication infrastructures, low criminality and many other features of the Maltese islands have made Malta an excellent destination for people to take up residence in. Moreover low rates of taxati...Learn More
Malta was the first EU Member State to specifically regulate the remote gaming industry in 2004 and has ever since established itself as one of the prime jurisdictions for remote gaming operators. The Malta Gaming Authority (“MGA”) is the regulatory of gaming in Malta. The success o...Learn More
Malta has become a destination of choice for the setting up of Payment Institutions (also referred to as Payment Services Providers or PSPs). A number of advantages has contributed to this success, mainly but not limited to the fiscal incentives granted not only to the payment institutions ...Learn More
Electronic Money Institutions
Malta has recently seen an increase in the number of Electronic Money Institutions (EMIs) looking to set up their operations in Malta. This has been largely due to the growth in the e-commerce and the i-gaming industries. Such EMIs are regulated by the Financial Institutions Act and t...Learn More
Initial Coin Offering (ICO) Services
Malta has always been on the forefront of technology and innovation. In the past months, a number of initiatives have been launched, aimed at establishing an innovative and attractive regulatory framework for entities operating in blockchain (and distributed ledger technologies), virtual cu...Learn More
Prospects – Services of a Corporate Advisor
‘Prospects’ is a new platform set up by the Malta Stock Exchange in line with its commitment to open up new capital market opportunities, create economies of scale and to afford businesses more competitiveness and sustainability. Through ‘Prospects’, SME’s wil...Learn More
Assistance to Family Businesses
Malta has recently introduced legislation to encourage good governance in the management of family businesses, to assist family businesses to operate their business in an efficient way and to assist such family businesses to transfer their business from one generation to the other. Malta is...Learn More