Bulgaria & Malta Double Tax Treaty


The Double Tax Treaty Malta Bulgaria was signed on 23 July 1986. The main features of the treaty are as follows:

Bahrain Withholding Taxes

Dividend Income

The Double Tax Treaty Malta Bulgaria states there is no Bulgarian withholding tax on dividends distributed by a Bulgarian resident company to a Maltese resident company.

Interest Income

The Double Tax Treaty Malta Bulgaria states there is no Bulgarian withholding on interest paid by a Bulgarian resident to a Maltese resident beneficial owner of the interest income.

Royalty Income

The Double Tax Treaty Malta Bulgaria sets out a maximum Bulgarian withholding tax of 10% on royalties paid by a Bulgarian resident to a Maltese resident beneficial owner of the royalty income.

Other Income

The Malta Bulgaria Tax Treaty states there is no Bulgarian tax on pensions arising in Bulgaria and paid to a Maltese resident.

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