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Read all about the latest articles related to advisory, corporate, tax and other important topics.

Rent Refund Scheme

Rent Refund Scheme

In addition to the Electricity Refund Scheme, Malta Enterprise has on the 2nd of September 2020 launched the Rent Refund Scheme, whereby undertakings that operate from a business premises will be supported with a refund on their rent expense. This scheme is available...

COVID – 19: The Latest Updates, Articles & News Items

COVID – 19: The Latest Updates, Articles & News Items

We have gathered together on one page all the Articles, Publications and News Items in a chronological order for ease of reference. In order to access an Article/News Item kindly click on any title, and you will be redirected to the Article/News...

Economic Recovery Package

Economic Recovery Package

During a press conference held yesterday, the Prime Minister Dr. Robert Abela, together with Finance Minister Prof. Edward Scicluna and the Minister for the Economy, Investment and Small Businesses Mr. Silvio Schembri announced a recovery package with the aim of...

Two new schemes launched by Ministry for Gozo

Two new schemes launched by Ministry for Gozo

On 1st June 2020, the Ministry for Gozo launched the following two new schemes with the aim of incentivizing jobs in Gozo.  Gozo Back Office Employment Refund Scheme The main aim of this scheme is to incentives privately owned businesses to invest in back...

Guidelines in relation to the Consolidated Group (Income Tax) Rules

Guidelines in relation to the Consolidated Group (Income Tax) Rules

The Commissioner for Revenue (CfR) has recently published new guidelines in connection with the Consolidated Group (Income Tax) Rules.  These guidelines include aspects such as the registration process and the eligibility to form or leave a fiscal unit. (i)...

Patent Box Regime (Deduction) Rules

Patent Box Regime (Deduction) Rules

The Patent Box Regime Rules, implemented through Legal Notice 208 of 2019, apply to income derived from qualifying intellectual property on or after the 1st of January 2019. A qualifying Intellectual Property (IP) is a patent which could either be already...

Corporate Taxation in Malta

Maltese companies are subject to tax at the rate of 35% on their worldwide income and capital gains. Malta grants various fiscal incentives to both companies and their shareholders upon the distribution of a dividend.

Setting up a Company in Malta

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.

Taking up Residence in Malta

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.

Remote Gaming in Malta

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.

Payment Institutions in Malta

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 have contributed to this success, e.g. fiscal incentives granted.

Electronic Money Institutions in Malta

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.

Initial Coin Offering (ICO) Services in Malta

Malta has always been on the forefront of technology and innovation. A number of initiatives have been launched, aimed at establishing an innovative and attractive regulatory framework for entities operating in the blockchain industry.

Prospects – Services of a Corporate Advisor in Malta

‘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.

Assistance to Family Businesses in Malta

Malta has recently introduced legislation to encourage good governance in the management of family businesses, to assist family businesses to operate in an efficient way and to assist in the transfer of business from one generation to the other.