We would like to remind you of the deemed dividend distribution (DDD) provisions of the Special Contribution for the Defence Law that relate to the tax year 2020.
Profits subject to deemed dividend distribution
In accordance with the legislation, a company which is a tax resident of Cyprus, will be deemed to have distributed as dividend 70% of its accounting profits arising in 2020. The deemed dividend will be considered as having been distributed two years from the end of the year it relates to. Therefore for 2020 the date of deemed distribution is 31 December 2022 (Last date of payment 30th January 2023). The deemed distribution provisions are not applicable to...