COVID-19 Tax Deferral Scheme – CfR guidance updated

The COVID-19 Fiscal Assistance has been extended to cover eligible taxes (as defined) due up until December 2021.

The updated guidance provides that settlement of eligible taxes will start from May 2022.

The deadline for submission of an application for a tax deferral (via the Malta Enterprise website ) is 15 May 2021. Those companies and self-employed persons that had already applied for deferment of eligible taxes for March 2020 to August 2020 need not re-apply as they will automatically be considered for the extended period till December 2021.