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Malta signs FATCA

Malta signed intergovernmental agreements with the US Treasury Department to implement the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA).  Malta signed the Model 1A agreements.  Under these agreements, Foreign Financial Institutions (FFIs) will report the information required under FATCA about US...
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Malta signs a tax treaty with Macau

Malta and Macau agreed to work together to prevent tax evasion and tax avoidance.  Macau’s Secretary for Economy and Finance Francis Tam Pak Yuen and the Maltese ambassador to China, Joseph Cassar, signed a tax treaty in Beijing on May...
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Malta and USA conclude FATCA negotiations

Malta and the USA concluded negotiations with respect to an Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) in relation to US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act Regulations (FATCA). FATCA was enacted in 2010 by the US Congress as part of the Hiring Incentives to Restore...
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Malta signs a tax treaty with Turkey

An income tax treaty for the avoidance of double taxation between Malta and Turkey, which was signed in 2011, come into force on 13 June 2013. The treaty provides for a 10% withholding tax on dividends paid by a Turkish...
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Malta – Liechtenstein tax treaty

Liechtenstein's Foreign Minister Aurelia Frick and the Maltese counterpart George Vella signed a bilateral double taxation agreement (DTA) between the two countries in respect of taxes on income and on wealth.  The DTA was signed in New York. The treaty...
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