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SME Fund to Protect Trademarks and Designs

The SME Fund is a new scheme managed by the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and its objective is to financially support SMEs (small and medium sized enterprises) that wish to protect their trademarks and designs. The SME Fund, which is only...

Wage Supplement Scheme 2021

This new wage supplement scheme is targeted to assist businesses and self-employed who were mostly hit by the pandemic The new wage supplement scheme aims to cover employees that have been replaced during Summer 2020.  The scheme is granted to businesses who have...

Tax rebate to pensioners

By means of LN 460 of 2020, the Government of Malta has amended The Tax Rebate (Pensioners) Rules.  These rules are applicable to individuals who are in receipt of income from any pension chargeable to tax under Article 4(1)(d) of the Income Tax Act, Chapter 123...
National minimum wage for the year 2021

National minimum wage for the year 2021

By means of LN 467 of 2020, the Government of Malta has notified that with effect from 1st January 2021, the national minimum wage per week for whole time employees shall be as follows: Age 18 years and over Eur181.08Age 17 years Eur174.30Under 17 years...

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Tax returns for fiscal units

Tax returns for fiscal units

The Commissioner for Revenue has notified that the income tax return and the supplemental document for Year of Assessment 2020 required to be filed by a principal taxpayer in respect of a fiscal unit are now available for download. Although such returns may be...

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