over 60 double
tax treaties. persons who take up residence in Malta can receive their
pensions in Malta free of tax at source and subject to a mere
15% under the Global Residence Programme or the Retirement Programme.
Overseas capital funds
invested locally are of course only taxed on any interest or dividends
generated thereon, again at a 15% flat rate. Permanent residents also
benefit from double taxation agreements existing between Malta, most
European countries, Canada, Australia and the USA, ensuring that tax is
never paid twice upon the same income.
Malta's Double Tax Treaty Network
Your used household and
personal effects, furniture and other domestic articles (excluding
firearms and weapons of all kinds) may be imported free of import duty if
imported within six months of your arrival in Malta to take up residence.
In such cases import licenses are not required.
Click here for more info about
importation of motor vehicles.
Other tax considerations