The European Commission has announced that it has sent an additional letter of formal notice to Malta in connection with the method applied for calculating the VAT on the lease of yachts. Following the initial letter of formal notice on 8 March 2018, Malta modified...

Parents whose children were enrolled with a sports provider registered with SportMalta in 2019 may benefit from a tax rebate (per child) of up to €100. Applications forms are to be submitted by February 2020. Download a copy of the form here.   Parents whose children, during...

The Agreement between the government of the republic of Malta and the government of the republic of Ghana for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income has been published in virtue of LN 23 of...

LN 22 of 2020 has revised the Deduction (Income from Employment) Rules (S.L. 123.149), increasing the annual income requirement threshold from €9,700 to €9,840. The revised provision applies with effect from YoA 2021.

This week’s edition of the CFE Tax Top 5 looks at the following: Code of Conduct Programme – Croatia’s EU Presidency; OECD Opens Consultation on Country by Country Reporting; DG TAXUD Review of EU Exchange of Information Framework; EU Commission Publishes 2020 Tax Policy Report;...

The Office of the CfR has announced that as of this month VAT fiscal receipt books can be collected from the MaltaPost branch requested upon application (previously, fiscal receipt books had to be collected from/returned to the MaltaPost Head Office). Used VAT Fiscal Receipt books can...

This week’s edition of the CFE Tax Top 5 looks at the following: OECD Inclusive Framework Renew Commitment to Finding Digital Tax Solution; UK Enters Transitional Period with the EU; Commission Issues Letters of Formal Notice on DAC6 & ATAD Implementation; North Macedonia Becomes Signatory...

The Office of the Commissioner for Revenue has announced an adjustment to the contributions rates for the basis year 2020, specifically, to the basic salary threshold of category ‘D’ for those persons born up to 31 December 1961. The revised rates applicable as of 1 January 2020...

On 30 January 2020 the MIT held an internal Think-Tank session for the members of the MIT Direct Tax Committee, the MIT Professional Affairs Committee and the MIT Council, on the mandatory disclosure rules for tax intermediaries and the Anti-Hybrid rules which have been transposed...