A politically and economically stable jurisdiction, with strong government support for entrepreneurs.
A robust banking system. The highest performers in Europe, considering GDP.
We can explain all benefits for moving your business to Malta in this an in-depth review.
Our experts can advise you on the most practical, beneficial, and cost-effective route to take for your business
Options include moving your existing business and its assets to our jurisdiction or starting a new Maltese company. We can facilitate all options, with fees for forming a new Maltese company starting from just €1,500.
The most challenging aspect for entrepreneurs looking to establish themselves in a foreign jurisdiction is often in opening a corporate bank account. Without this in place, many company moves or formations fail.
We have an 89% success rate in opening bank accounts for foreign companies. With over 20 years of experience, our corporate banking team is able to select the most secure and reliable banking solutions for your business, and advise you on the steps you need to take to achieve success.
Many high net worth individuals are keen to gain Malta citizenship or residency. Our highly-experienced Citizenship Team understands your needs, whether they are financial, political, or for safety and well-being reasons. We work closely with our clients to advise, support and action the most suitable routes to citizenship for their circumstances.
We offer three programmes designed to suit your individual circumstances.
Each of them has its own details and requirements, and our team will work with you every step of the way.
Malta Trust or Private Foundation – which suits you best? We shall help you to take the best decision!
Strong asset protection, management and preservation of wealth for future generations.
Pro Trust LTD, C 96971, regulated by Malta Financial Services Authorities, provides trust and foundation set-up, management and administration services. Authorized to act as a trustee, foundation administrator, and a fiduciary.
1st Step Solution LTD, established in 2001 and regulated by Malta Financial Services Authorities.
An authorised corporate service provider, accredited agent ARM00631 for Malta Tax Residency programme (GRP) and representing ‘Naturalisation for Exceptional Services by Direct Investment’ (Citizenship programme) via AKM-FORM-22.
Malta has been an EU Member State since 2004. This island nation benefits from a stable business climate, making it particularly attractive to entrepreneurs and high net worth individuals. Setting up your company in Malta with the appropriate structures level up your business and unlock borderless business operations and banking.
Our core business activity is the formation, management, and day-to-day administration of Malta companies, which includes company administration, international tax planning advice, accounting, book-keeping, secretarial services, and audit support. Over the years, we have acquired and developed vast and in-depth knowledge and experience by assisting non-resident clients with their accounting and tax planning needs. After […]
We are thrilled to announce that Malta has been removed from FATF grey list. The decision was taken on Wednesday in a secret vote during a plenary meeting of the FATF in Berlin. Malta was placed under increased monitoring in June 2021, and after a series of reforms based on recommendations that came with the […]
2022 MALTA PERMANENT RESIDENCY (by investment) * OFFICIAL PROGRAMME INTRODUCTION Date: 25th of May 2022 Time: 9.30 to 13.00 and 14.00 – 17.00 Place: Hilton Istanbul Bosphorus Cumhuriyet Caddesi Harbiye, Istanbul, Turkey *The MPRP is a straightforward residency-by-investment programme based on investments in property and government contributions. With the promise of a 4 to 6-month […]
Recently, some of the most common questions we’ve received from our clients include: “What does it take to open a bank account in one of the safe financial hubs, e.g. Switzerland, Liechtenstein, or Luxembourg?”; “How can I protect my assets and keep a number of eggs in different baskets?”; and, “How to buy gold straight […]
A smart option that saves you time and money Deciding upon a trading vehicle structure and location is a key decision for every entrepreneur. Although there are many high-quality options available, a lot of people struggle to find the best corporate structure and suitable jurisdiction in which to set up their trading entity. One question […]
If you’re looking for the perfect location to set up your business and later obtain naturalisation through investment, Malta is one of the best options around. In this article, we’ll explain the many benefits of Malta as a place to help both you and your business thrive. Malta or Cyprus? Before 2021, it might have […]
On 9 December 2021, the Cyprus Parliament approved the expansion of the definition of corporate tax residency for Cyprus companies to additionally include the incorporation test. As per current law, a Cyprus company is considered a Cyprus tax resident if the management and control are exercised in Cyprus. With, the new law, and the introduction […]
The Group of Seven (G7) rich nations have recently reached a landmark deal for the creation of a global minimum corporate tax rate of 15%. The tax rate would be used to target mainly the largest and most profitable multinational companies (“MNCs”) such as Amazon, Apple, Google, Facebook, and discourage them from shifting profits and […]
Over the past few years, increasing amounts of people from all over the globe have left their stressful, or unfulfilling desk jobs, opting for the “digital nomad” lifestyle. Working as a digital nomad is a great option for a number of reasons: you can be your own boss, work less hours, and of course, live […]
On 6 October, 2020 the EU Council has issued a press release dedicated to the regular update of EU list of non-cooperative jurisdictions for tax purposes. This time Anguilla and Barbados have been listed, Cayman Islands and Oman have been de-listed.
The OECD Forum on Harmful Tax Practices (FHTP) has published the peer review results on countries’ progress in implementation of the BEPS Action 5 Minimum Standard (“Countering harmful tax practices more effectively, taking into account transparency and substance”).
The EU received approval from finance ministers of its member states in November to set up an anti-money laundering watchdog with the authority to directly interfere with national jurisdictions if it finds that they have failed to comply.
On 11 November the Federal Council announced the entry into force of an amendment to the Ordinance on the International Automatic Exchange of Information in Tax Matters from 1 January 2021. The amendments follow the recommendations of the Global Forum on transparency and exchange of information for tax purposes.
A number of changes related to the transfer of shares of private limited companies entered into force in May and August this year. The main purpose of the changes was to simplify the transfer of shares and to make it foremost easier for foreigners to invest in Estonian start-up companies. Other companies can also take advantage of new opportunities, but there are also risks involved.
Legal Notice 110 of 2019 has introduced the possibility of income tax consolidation in Malta. The said Legal Notice introduces the Consolidated Group (Income Tax) Rules, 2019, as subsidiary legislation to the Maltese Income Tax Act, Chapter 123 of the Laws of Malta.