On 31 October 2012, The Russian Ministry of Finance published its amended Black List which did not include Cyprus. The amended Black List will have an effect as of 1 January 2013.
The most important effect on this amendment on Cyprus is that dividends paid from a Cyprus company to its Russian parent will be exempt from taxation in Russia subject to holding requirements i.e. the recipient of the dividends owns at least 50% of the capital of the company paying the dividends or owns depository receipts entitling it to receive at least 50% of the total amount of paid dividends and the shares or depository receipts have been owned for at least 1 year on the day dividends are declared.Back to News
EUCED - European Network for Economic Cooperation and Development is a European Economic Interest Grouping (EEIG), as per EU Council Regulation # 2137/85, established for European and worldwide economic and development operations. As well as, the status of an European Business Association.Read more