Self employed

Self Employed - Malta Business - partita IVA

Navigating the complexities of opening a VAT number as a self employed individual in Malta can be challenging.

Malta Business provides expert consulting and support services tailored to guide you through every step of this process. From registering with Jobplus, understanding income tax and social security contributions, to managing VAT registration, our team ensures a seamless transition into self-employment.

Our services are designed to simplify the regulatory landscape, allowing you to focus on growing your business. For a comprehensive guide on becoming self-employed in Malta, our consulting services are your pathway to success.

Comprehensive guidance on VAT registration and Self-Employment. Malta Business is your trusted partner for seamless business establishment and growth.

How can we help you?

Contact us at the Malta Business  office nearest to you or submit a business inquiry online.

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Services & Assistance

Malta Business, as an introducer and through licensed Consultants, can offer a range of services to support individuals in starting a self-employed business in Malta, including:

  • Guidance on registration with Jobplus for full-time or part-time self-employment.
  • Assistance with income tax registration and filing, including understanding individual tax obligations.
  • Advice on social security registration and contribution schedules.
  • Support with VAT registration and understanding which category fits best for the business.
  • Consulting on hiring employees and obtaining necessary EP numbers for social security.
  • Strategic planning for business growth and transition into a company when appropriate.
  • Advisory and certification of financial statements

Overview of companies in Malta

Number of self-employed in Malta from 2020 to 2022.

The above figures do not include the unregistered self-employed, which are estimated to be about twice as many as the registered self-employed.
The number of full-time self-employed increased by 4% between 2021 and 2022.
The number of part-time self-employed workers decreased by 10% between 2021 and 2022.

FAQ: Learn more about our service

Malta Business guides you through the entire process, from registration with Jobplus, understanding tax obligations, to handling VAT registration and compliance with local laws, ensuring a smooth transition to self-employment. In this case Malta Business will play the role of introducer.

We offer comprehensive assistance in VAT registration, advising on the appropriate category based on your business activities and ensuring timely and accurate submission to avoid penalties.

Yes, through licensed professionals, we provide expert advice on managing income tax and social security contributions, including calculating payments and meeting deadlines, to keep your business compliant and financially sound.

Looking to find out how much it can cost to set up a company in Malta?

Quote request Self Employed
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Business setup and requirements

Please describe the nature of the business you are planning to register in Malta.
Are you currently a resident of Malta?
Can you provide a brief description of your business model?
Who is your target market? Please describe your ideal customer base.
Do you already have a registration address for your business in Malta?

VAT registration specifics

Understanding of VAT requirements
How familiar are you with the VAT registration process and requirements in Malta?
What is the primary reason for registering for VAT in Malta? (e.g., legal compliance, business operations within EU)
What is your expected annual turnover? This information is crucial for determining your VAT registration obligations.

Consultancy Needs

Specific questions
Do you have any specific questions or concerns about VAT registration in Malta?
Have you previously registered for VAT in Malta or another country?
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What specific consultancy services are you looking for?