Cyprus accounting offices and Trading in Securities Companies
Cyprus has a favorable tax regime for IBC’s trading in securities worldwide.
The advantages of a Cyprus IBC used to buy and sell securities such as bonds and shares worldwide, listed in a stock exchange or not, are the following:
Profit from the sale of securities
Profits realized by a Cyprus IBC from the sale of shares, bonds and other securities are exempt from tax.
The only exemption applies, and taxation at 20% will take place, if and to the extent that a profit is realized upon the sales of shares in certain companies owning Cyprus real estate.
No withholding tax on dividends distributed to non-resident shareholders of Cyprus Companies.
No withholding taxes on payments out of Cyprus .