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Factsheet #1 – Information on Cyprus International Business Companies (I.B.Cs.)

Monday, June 24th, 2013

The term International Business Company refers to legal entities whose beneficial ownership and business activities lie outside the country ...
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Factsheet #2 – Cyprus Double Tax Treaties – Withholding Tax Rates

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

(1) 15% if received by a company holding directly less than 25% of the capital. (2) 15% if received by a company holding directly less than ...
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Factsheet #3 – Acquisition of Immovable Property by Non-Residents

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

Cyprus is a popular place for the acquisition by foreigners of holiday houses.The popularity is attributed to many factors, like low cost of...
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Factsheet #4 – Temporary Residence and Employment Permits for Expatriate Personnel

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

In order to protect the good name and economic interests of Cyprus, it has been decided that all companies (including ex IBCs) eligible to e...
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Factsheet #5 – CITIZENSHIP AND PERMANENT RESIDENCY PROGRAMS

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

By a decision approved by the Council of Ministers of Cyprus on 13th September 2016, the Scheme for Naturalisation of Investors in Cyprus by...
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Factsheet #6 – International Trusts

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

Trusts are governed and regulated by the Doctines of Equity and Case Law as they were applied in England prior to the independence of Cyprus...
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Factsheet #7 – U.K. Companies Resident in Cyprus

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

Certain changes to legislation in U.K. have opened the door for U.K. incorporated companies to be treated as non residents. Download Factshe...
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Factsheet #8 – Cyprus Tax

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

The taxation of companies is based on tax residency. Companies will be considered resident in Cyprus and taxed in Cyprus if they are managed...
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Factsheet #9 – International Collective Investment Schemes (Funds)

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

Cyprus is one of the most favourable jurisdictions for hosting the activities of International Collective Investment Schemes (ICIS). Downloa...
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Factsheet #10 – Cyprus Capital Duty on SHare Capital and Cyprus Stamp Duty

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

Capital contribution is according to Cyprus Laws subject to Capital Duty on the authorised share capital and any further increases. The amou...
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