Publications

Publications
 14 gen 2022 
For financial services professionals taking up qualifyign employment with financial services entities regulated by the Malta Financial Services Authority, the Highly Qualified Persons Rules 2011 cap the personal tax at a preferential rate of 15% of Malta-source employment income, with no tax payable on such income over €5m. HQP Malta tax status for financial services executives is intended to attract specialised talent to relocate to Malta.
 04 gen 2022 
Legal Notice 111 of 2013 has brought into place a new scheme whereby Maltese professionals established in a Field of Excellence, can benefit from a tax incentive. Those individuals who satisfy all the requirements established by the rules, are to be charged to tax at the flat rate of 15% to incentivise successful Maltese professionals to return to the Maltese labour market.
 10 giu 2021 Antoine Saliba Haig
In June 2021, Identity Malta and Residency Malta Agency launched the Malta Nomad Residence Permit (NRP) which is intended for non-EU nationals who want to retain their current employment outside of Malta but reside in Malta. This permit is open to non-EU nationals who can work remotely using telecommunication technology.
Looking towards the Future of the Effectivity of Your Business in Malta: Solutions in relation to Mergers under Malta Law
 04 giu 2021 Dr Christine Sammut
The process for a merger by acquisition under Malta law is laid out, including the requirements of the documentation such as the experts and directors' report and most importantly the draft terms of merger.
 03 giu 2021 Dr Susanna Deguara
Chanel has lost its EU trademark battle against Huawei following opposition proceedings in front of the EUIPO. Chanel is claiming that Huawei’s trademark is similar to its own registered marks.
Malta's longstanding tradition as a PR Destination continues with Permanent Residence Programme 2021 .
 18 mag 2021 Antoine Saliba Haig
Malta has a number of residence programmes aimed at attracting non-EU/EEA nationals to obtain residence status in Malta. The various programmes range from those intended to confer the status of permanent residence to programmes giving a special tax status. To this effect Malta offers two main residency routes through the Malta Permanent Residence Programme (MPRP) and the Malta Global Residence Programme (GRP).
By virtue of Legal Notice 96 of 2021, the Malta Company Service Providers (Amendment) Act 2020 (“the Act” or “the Amendments”) came into force on 16 March 2021. This Act also brought with it an overhauled Corporate Services Provider (“CSP”) Rulebook (“Rulebook”).
 17 mar 2021 Antoine Saliba Haig
There are various reasons why individuals are interested in applying for Maltese citizenship ranging from access to one of the best healthcare systems in Europe to living in a safe and stable country with low crime rates


Contact Us
Please send me legal and other updates