Combining the lowest corporate tax rate in the European Union zero holding company tax regime, a very competitive VAT rate (18%), an impressive double tax treaties network and all the additional benefits provided by Cyprus tax law, Cyprus companies have been established as one of the most effective vehicles for international tax planning.
The Cyprus investment vehicle is suitable both for EU inbound or outbound investments. There are no investment activities that are not appropriate for the Cypriot tax environment.
However, there are investment activities which are ideally suited to Cypriot tax environment such as:
- Holding companies
- Finance companies
- Royalty companies
- Investment funds and Private Collective Investment Schemes
- Financial Services companies
- South Europe, Middle East and Eastern Europe
- Head Office operations
Our team of tax experts is focusing on optimal tax structuring and advises clients on complex issues in the areas of personal and corporate taxation, asset management and can assist also in the provision of tax rulings and representation of clients before the tax authorities.