Papilio Insights

This page is regularly updated with articles, news, views and expert opinion on the key issues related to company formation, business support, finance, taxation, business compliance and residence planning here in Malta.

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Why Work with a Malta Company Service Provider

Malta company service provider is entities providing corporate services, by way of business, including Malta company formation, Malta directorship services, Malta company secretary services and the […]

Malta Company Formation Considerations

When looking at Malta Company Formation, there are a few points to take into consideration that our new clients often overlook. Therefore, in this article, we […]

Malta Tax Residency Certificate

A Malta Tax Residency Certificate (TRC) is issued by the Maltese Inland Revenue Department. However, being granted the Malta Tax Residency Certificate is subject to the […]

Malta Residence by Investment Programmes

Malta is renowned for offering several residence programmes to EU and Non-EU nationals. However, there is two main residence by investment programmes that attract investors to […]

3 Tax Benefits for the Malta Global Residence Program

What is the Malta Global Residence Program? This Malta residency scheme was launched to attract Non-EU/EEA/Swiss entrepreneurs, High Net Worth Individuals and investors. The programme grants […]

Highly Qualified Persons Rules Amendment 2021

Highly Qualified Persons Rules, or HQPR, was a scheme introduced in 2011 through Maltese Parliament Legal Notice 106. This residence programme seeks to attract highly qualified persons in […]

Malta Maritime Registry Among the Top 20 Registers on the Paris MoU

Malta Maritime Registry among the top 20 registers on the Paris MoU white list for the first time in history – a registry that has nearly doubled […]

Malta Holding Companies Tax Advantages

Tax optimisation or tax planning enables businesses to minimise their tax leakage lawfully and rationally. Malta Holding Companies allows for this. Malta has many tax laws that make […]

Malta Travel Ban and Quarantine Lifted for 28 More Countries

In exercise of the powers conferred by article 27(c) of the Public Health Act, the Superintendent of Public Health has made the following order through a […]

Long Stay Visa Fees Regulations in Malta, 2020

The legal notice regarding a Long-stay Visa Fees conferred by article 2 of the Fees Ordinance, the Minister for Home Affairs, Law Enforcement and National Security […]