Industry Updates

Updates to VAT regulations in Malta

On the 22nd May 2018, two new legal notices concerning VAT matters were published, to enact VAT regulations announced by the Minister for Finance in the 2018 Budget.
VAT Grouping – The salient points of the legal notice entitled “Value Added Tax (Registration as a Single Taxable Person) Regulations …

GDPR – Our Experience

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has dramatically changed the data protection landscape for EU businesses and citizens when it came into effect on May 25, 2018. This new regulation has superseded the Data Protection Act (DPA) of 1998 and has strengthened data privacy in the EU. Personal data held by …

Malta’s tax debacle

Doubts being aired internationally about Malta’s tax regime will not go away. Although our critics do not have any moral high ground to stand on, the …

Why BREXIT

On the 23 June 2016 the British people voted to leave the European Union in an exemplary manifestation of the democratic process. Why Brexit? This did no…

UK Exchange of Information List

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) had set up the Multilateral Competent Authority Agreement (MCAA). The objective of the MCAA is to create a framework for the systematic and periodic transmission of …

Ireland Exchange of Information List

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) had set up the Multilateral Competent Authority Agreement (MCAA). The objective of the MCAA is to create a framework for the systematic and periodic transmission of …

Malta Passport Index

Malta has the ninth ‘most powerful’ passport in the world, on par with Iceland, according to this year’s Passport Index. The index is drawn up by …