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Tax information

 

Personal tax returns – up to the year 2019 an individual was only obliged under the law to file his personal tax return if his income exceeded €19.500. From year 2020 all individuals are obliged to file a personal tax return irrespective of their level of income. A revised tax return can now be filed within three years from the expiry date of the tax return's submission date.

 

Employer's return (IR7) – the submission of the Employer's return has been extended to 31 May (if filed electronically) of the year following the company's year-end.

 

Registration with tax authorities – a Cyprus company is obliged under the law to register with the Cyprus tax authorities within 60 days from its incorporation, otherwise penalties will be imposed for late registration. Now, a company although incorporated in Cyprus but is not a Cyprus tax resident entity must inform the tax authorities of this fact within 60 days from its incorporation.

Latest news

Extension to the filing date of tax returns

The following deadlines have been extended by the Cyprus government for the filing of tax returns by companies and individuals: The last date for the filing of an individual's tax return (IR1) for the year 2020 and settlement of any tax due will be 30 September 2021 without the imp...…

Published: Saturday 24 April, 2021

Extension for filing of corporate tax returns

On 12 March 2021 the Tax Department issued an announcement in relation to the extension of the deadlines for the submission of the 2019 corporate income tax return and the 2019 income tax return filed by individuals preparing audited Financial Statements. The above deadlines are extended to 30 Se...…

Published: Saturday 27 March, 2021

Interest and dividends – declarations through Taxisnet

There are new declarations on Taxisnet through which Special Defence Contributions and GESY should be recorded on the payment of interest and dividends. The printed forms 61AT and 61AM are now also available in electronic form and can be submitted through the Taxisnet as follows: …

Published: Wednesday 27 January, 2021