Research & Development Regulations 2020 published

The Research & Development Regulations 2020 (LN 346 of 2020) were published on 26 August 2020. In terms of the Regulations, which apply retroactively from 1 March 2020, the Malta Enterprise Corporation may assist undertakings that require assistance to carry out Research and Development projects (as...

COVID-19 temporary support measures regulations

The COVID-19 Temporary Support Measures Regulations, 2020 were published on 25 August 2020 in virtue of LN 345 of 2020, with effect from 1 April 2020. The Regulations authorise the Malta Enterprise Corporation to provide assistance to eligible undertakings which require support to sustain, preserve and...

CFE Tax Top 5 (24 August 2020)

This week's edition of the CFE Tax Top 5 looks at the following: UK Reportedly Set to Abandon Digital Tax Netherlands Progress Exit Tax on Multinationals Save the Date: CFE Professional Affairs Webinar Conference on Taxpayers Rights Shipping Industry Warns Against EU Emission Trading System...

CFE Tax Top 5 (17 August 2020)

This week's edition of the CFE Tax Top 5 looks at the following: Save the Date: CFE Professional Affairs Webinar Conference on Taxpayers Rights Save the date for the 13th European Webinar Conference on Tax Advisers’ Professional Affairs, to be held virtually on Friday, 20 November 2020, on the topic of “Taxpayer Rights...

Fiscal Unity YA2020 application deadline extended

The deadline for applying for fiscal unity in respect of the Year of Assessment 2020 has been extended from 31 August 2020 [see the Guidelines in relation to the Consolidated Group (Income Tax) Rules] to 30 September 2020. See CfR announcement here.  ...

CFE Tax Top 5 (10 August 2020)

This week's edition of the CFE Tax Top 5 looks at the following: OECD Updates COVID-19 Tax Policy Database; Calls for Increased Transparency in EU Code of Conduct Business Taxation Group; OECD Invites Input on Joint Transfer Pricing Project; EU Commission Proposes Special VAT Numbers...

FSS forms updated

The Office of the CfR has announced that the FSS forms have been updated to reflect changes brought about by the Tax on Overtime Rules (See MIT News 17 June 2020) and the Covid19 Wage Supplement. The revised forms can be downloaded at this link. Guidance on...

CFE Tax Top 5 (3 August 2020)

This week's edition of the CFE tax Top 5 looks at the following: CFE’s EU Tax Policy Report – Semester I 2020; Brexit: Changes to VAT Treatment of Overseas Goods in the UK and Guidance on EU Imports; EU: Further Steps to Contend the COVID-19...