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Buying Property in Malta and Gozo Real Estate | Jun 12, 2018

Extension of the Special Designated Areas

By virtue of Legal Notice 181 of 2018, the list of Special Designated Areas has been extended to now include the Southridge Development in Mellieha....

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Employment and Industrial Relations Law Tax in Malta | May 31, 2018

Deduction for Transportation Cost of Employees Rules

At the end of February, the Deduction for Transportation Cost of Employees Rules were published through LN67 of 2018. These rules shall apply with respect...

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iGaming Law Tax in Malta | May 31, 2018

VAT Grouping Regulations

By Virtue of L.N. 162, the newly implemented VAT Grouping regulations shall come into force as of 1st June 2018. VAT Grouping will enable members...

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Tax in Malta Trusts, Foundations & Voluntary Organisations | May 31, 2018

Notional Interest Deduction (NID) Rules

By virtue of Legal Notice 37 of 2018, the Maltese government introduced the Notional Interest Deduction (NID) Rules. Traditionally, businesses operating in Malta finance their...

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Asset Management Banking & Finance Financial Services Regulation | Jun 15, 2018

A holistic approach to regulating cryptocurrencies and virtual financial assets in Malta

Malta’s Parliament has recently approved three bills surrounding blockchain technology and cryptocurrency. These bills were presented by the government in order to instil legal certainty...

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Banking & Finance | Apr 18, 2018

Virtual Currencies & ICOs in Malta – State of Play

It is fair to say that virtual currencies (“VC”) and initial coin offerings (ICOs) have been all the rage in 2017 and, while many of...

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Cyber Security Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) | Apr 13, 2018

Lexology 2018 Q&A Report on Data Security & Cybercrime in Malta

The following is a Lexology Q&A report compiled by Dr. Andrew Zammit and Dr. Nicole Attard dealing with “Data Security and Cybercrime”. GVZH is the exclusive contributor for Malta for...

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Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) | Apr 10, 2018

Telecoms & Media in Malta | 2018 GTDT Edition

Authors: Andrew J Zammit and Nicole Attard Communications policy Regulatory and institutional structure Summarise the regulatory framework for the communications sector. Do any foreign ownership...

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Latest Compliance Alerts


Investment Services | Apr 12, 2017

Category 2 & 3 MiFID Licence Holders

If you are a Category 2 or 3 (MiFID) Investment Services Licence Holder, the Interim COREP Return is due to the MFSA by the 12th...

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Investment Services | Apr 26, 2016

PIFs

If you are the Compliance Officer of a Professional Investor Fund with accounting period ending on the 31st December, the annual audited financial statements and...

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Investment Services | Apr 26, 2016

AIFs

If you are the Compliance Officer of an Alternative Investment Fund with accounting period ending on the 31st December, the Annual Audited Financial Statements and...

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Investment Services | Apr 26, 2016

Recognised Incorporated Cell Companies

If you are the Compliance Officer of a Recognised Incorporated Cell with accounting period ending on the 31st December, the Annual Audited Financial Statements are...

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Latest Events


Aviation | May 14, 2018

EBACE – International Aircraft Transactions Seminar 2018

Come and meet GVZH Advocates at The 2018 European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE). The firm will be co-sharing stand i53 with Transport Malta. About...

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Private Clients, Citizenship & Residence Trusts, Foundations & Voluntary Organisations | Apr 23, 2018

Cross Border Planning for the Private Client

This event will be tackling the key issues affecting internationally mobile private clients namely tax planning, structuring and estate planning, wealth management, private banking, family...

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Employment and Industrial Relations Law | Feb 21, 2018

Free ELA Webinar | New Data Protection & Privacy Regulations in the EU

Time: 2:00pm – 2:30pm CET Free Webinar Invitation We welcome you to attend ELA’s upcoming free 90-minute webinar New Data Protection & Privacy Regulations in the EU Not...

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Corporate & Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) Intellectual Property Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) | Feb 19, 2018

IBA – 3rd Mergers and Acquisitions in the Technology Sector Conference

GVZH Advocates is to attend the 3rd Mergers and Acquisitions in the Technology Sector conference presented by the International Bar Association (IBA) Corporate and M&A...

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