Cyprus Corporate Tax Rate : It is only 12.5%, one of the Lowest in the EU!

07  01  2018

Cyprus Corporate Tax Rate is one of the lower tax rates for companies in the EU. Of course that is not the best part of it. Cyprus Corporate Tax Rate is low and it is legal and practical to enjoy. This so because Cyprus is one of the EU states with the lowest crime rate. Cyprus has also the lowest corruption rate and a very well organized and professional Banking sector. Its telecommunications that will get you in contact with the last igloo in the north pole. There are air links to all destinations, rich human resources, a friendly population, many universities and a very tasty Greek cuisine! The Cyprus Corporate Tax Rate in Cyprus is only 12.5%.  We can reduce it even lower than that by optimizing your tax be setting up a Tax Scheme for your operations. Our Firm has since 1979 been assisting international clients to reduce their Cyprus Corporate Tax Rate. This is done with Tax Planning and Tax Optimization schemes with great success.

How do I benefit the Low Cyprus Corporate Tax Rate?

If you want your trading, your operations, your business to benefit the low Cyprus Corporate Tax Rate all you have to do is to register a Cyprus company. A Cyprus company registration opens the doors to you to enjoy this fantastic benefit of being a perfectly legal EU company/business and enjoy the so privileged Cyprus Corporate Tax Rate. Our Firm has been registering Cyprus companies for international enterpreneurs since 1979. Hundreds of them are now enjoying this low corporate tax and saving millions in taxes. If you want concise information on the Cyprus Company Registration please follow this link.

Assessment of Cyprus Corporate Tax Rate

A Cyprus company after its registration has to file audited account once a year. The latest at the end of December of the year following the tax year in question.  Your Accountants will submit all the revenues from your activities together with all the expenses, costs, fees, salaries etc. that were spent in order to produce the taxable income. The net sum of deducting the expenses from the income will be taxed at 12.5% corporate tax. Losses of previous years if any can also be deducted from the taxable income. If you want to read information about the Tax Rates generally in Cyprus regarding the other taxes go to Tax Rates in Cyprus.

When do I Have to Pay the Cyprus Corporate Tax Rate?

The Cyprus Income Tax laws provide that a Cyprus company has to file in July a preliminary assessment of its yearly profits and pay a temporary tax on those profits in July. If this is not done a fine in the form of interest will be imposed on the sum that should have been paid and was not. The rest of the corporate tax has to be paid in December of the tax year in question, regardless of the fact that audited accounts of the company can be filed in December of the year following the tax year in question.

Where do I Pay the Cyprus Corporate Tax?

The Cyprus Corporate Tax of your company is any is payable at the Income Tax Offices in cash or by cheque.  Your Accounts will normally undertake this duty for you.  An official receipt is issued by the Tax Office and you company`s file is updated. A Certificate of Taxes Paid is available for you if you need it at any time for use at a Bank, a Business deal or Government department of your country. A Tax Residency Certificate for your company can also be secured from the Tax Office for use as above.

 

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