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
In the last few years, a large number of remote gaming operators have established themselves in Malta and the Malta Gaming Authority has to date issued over 400 licenses. The Gaming Licenses There are four (4) different gaming licenses that a prospective applicant may apply for, being:&nb...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
Latest Articles & Publications
The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) has issued a consultation document, the purpose of which is to prepare the rules applicable to operators in this new financial services industry ...
By means of three (3) bills dated 22nd May, 2018, the Government of Malta has published the legislative framework that is being proposed to regulate, amongst others, initial coin offerings, ...
The Virtual Financial Assets Act (‘VFAA’) grants the Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) the power to make regulations to give effect to the provisions of the said Act.&nbs ...
Introduction The Maltese tax authorities have issued guidelines with respect to the taxation of Maltese retirement funds and schemes, as well as the taxation of beneficiaries of retirement ...
The Government of Malta has on the 22nd May 2018, published three bills entitled “Virtual Financial Assets Act”, “Malta Digital Innovation Authority Act” and the &ldq ...
The Maltese Government has issued new rules to provide for tax credits to individuals who are in possession of qualifications as outlined below, who derive income from full time employment ( ...