Standard VAT rate

18%

Country code

MT

Reduced VAT rates

5% & 7%

Super reduced rate

N/A

VAT returns

Quarterly, Yearly

VAT number format

MT 12345678

Latest news from Malta

Malta raises VAT registration threshold for resident businesses

From 1 January 2018, the Maltese government are proposing to increase the country’s VAT registration threshold from €14,000 to €20,000. This registration threshold will only apply to resident companies, as non-resident companies must immediately VAT register if they are undertaking taxable sales in Malta.

Reduction in fines for late VAT payers in Malta

The tax office in Malta has advised that it is to reduce the fines for late VAT payers and improve communications with taxable persons looking to bring their non-compliant affairs up-to-date. The Customs and VAT departments will also be merged to simplify communications, as well as to improve audit co-operation between the departments. The charges… Read More