Malta is a European low-tax jurisdiction. It is not a classic offshore.


Capital: Valletta.
Official languages: Maltese, English.
Currency: euro.

Карта Malta

Company registration provides the following benefits:


  • Signed agreements for the avoidance of double taxation
  • Access to European markets.
  • One of the lowest tax levels in the EU.

Malta is an archipelago of three small islands in the central Mediterranean Sea. Despite its modest size, Malta has a highly developed and diversified economy.


Important sectors of Malta's economy are the financial sector, online gambling and lotteries, information technology, pharmaceuticals, and electronics. In recent years, the market for cryptocurrencies and blockchain projects has been actively developing.

Features of taxation and reporting

It is necessary to submit annual reports and conduct an audit.

  • Corporate tax – 35%. However, for non-resident companies not operating in Malta, the rate is reduced to 5%.
  • There is no tax on dividends if the company pays tax at a rate of 35%. At a rate of 5% a tax of 15% is applied
  • VAT – 18%.

Company registration

Time frame for company registration: about a week.

The most popular option for registering a company is a private limited liability company (Private Limited Liability Company, Ltd) as well as a public limited company (Public Limited Company, Plc).

Ltd requires at least one director and shareholder; the company structure must have a secretary.

To register a company remotely, you will need to provide the following information:

  • Choosing a company name: three options are required.
  • Notarized copies of ID for all participants.
  • A document confirming the residence address of all participants with notarization.
  • In some cases, a certificate of no criminal record from the director may be required.

A quick guide to registering a company in Malta:

To quickly register an Ltd or Plc, contact IT-OFFSHORE specialists. The cost of our services includes:

  • Preparation of documents (collection, filling, notarization, etc.).
  • Company registration.
  • Payment of all government fees.
  • Registration agent services for 1 year with the possibility of extension.
  • Translation services.
  • Delivery of registration documents to any address.

The bottom line

Ease of registration, favorable taxation and access to the large European market make Malta an attractive place to start a business. However, when choosing a jurisdiction for a company, it is necessary to take into account not only current legislation, but also its possible changes in the future. We recommend consulting with IT-OFFSHORE lawyers to avoid possible legal consequences and ensure compliance with laws.


Our company offers comprehensive support for the company at all stages - from registration to full support of its activities. We not only help you legally register a company, but also take on many subsequent tasks.

In particular, our scope of services includes maintaining accounting and tax records, providing nominee directors and shareholders, leasing a legal address, obtaining all necessary licenses and permits for the company. We actually ensure the full operation of the business in accordance with the laws of a particular jurisdiction.

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