Category: Tax


Russia notifies Luxembourg, Malta about dividend tax increase

Changes will not affect interest gains paid on Eurobond loans, bond loans of Russian companies and loans extended by foreign banks, according to Russia’s Finance Ministry.   The Russian Ministry […]

Malta: COVID-19 Fiscal Assistance: Deferral Of Payment Of Certain Taxes

On the 20th March, the Maltese Government announced a tax deferral scheme to assist local businesses to improve their business liquidity and ease pressures on their cash flow arising from […]

EU Consults on Tax

The European Commission issued an inception impact assessment on its action plan to fight tax evasion and simplify taxation. The information is also available on a PDF document. This is […]

The implications of the Digital Tax are becoming clearer and therefore Malta urges caution at EU level

“Malta was asking other member states to be cautious about going for a quick fix Digital Tax in view of the implications which are now becoming clearer, that as Europeans […]
February 2019, News, Newsletters, Resources

What’s kept us busy over the past year

IFSP working on fintech regulation, tax matters, AML and more The IFSP has been kept busy over 2018, a situation which looks set to continue through 2019. Through the IFSP […]

Finance Minister invites member states to act on the Euro reform measures already agreed upon

During the Eurogroup meeting, convened on the eve of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN) in Brussels on the 19th and 20th February 2018, Minister for Finance Edward Scicluna stated that, “Malta supports the […]

Turnover tax for internet giants proposal not in Malta’s interests – Sant

  The French President’s proposals on internet giants operating in Europe are not in Malta’s interests, former Prime Minister Alfred Sant said.   Speaking to France 24, Dr Sant said […]

Minister for Finance launches Joint Enforcement Task Force to combat black economy

Minister for Finance Edward Scicluna announced the formation of a Joint Enforcement Task Force (JET) which will bolster the government’s efforts at combating the black economy.   Speaking during a […]