Department of Social Security Calculators and Gateway to My Services

The ‘Tools’ section on the ĠEMMA portal has been refreshed. On this page you will now find the following:Calculators Eligibility Calculator for Retirement Pension Children’s Allowance Calculator In Work Benefit Calculator Tapering of Benefits Calculator Unemployment Benefit Calculator Widows Pension Calculator My Services Gateway – This gives you access to the following services: Application monitoring…

Self-Employed Start-Up – Part 2

Going self-employed in Malta – As you have seen (click here to read our previous post about self/employed part 1), there are a number of issues to take into account prior you start working for yourself, (also known as freelance) or prior to becoming owner of your own business. Part (1) provided you with valuable…

Self-Employed Start-Up – Part 1

Going self-employed in Malta – Wondering from where to start? What steps to take? What applications to submit? ĠEMMA has got a guide — Self-Employed Start-Up — divided into two parts to enable you to understand the key steps to start up your own business in Malta Jobs+ You need to register with Jobs+ (formerly…

Working as Self-Occupied

First and foremost, to know more about the difference between self-employed and self-occupied, please click here. Whilst self-occupied employment can bring financial and lifestyle rewards – along with enormous personal satisfaction – without the backup of a regular wage or salary, running your own business calls for careful money management and careful planning for your…

Your First Job

Starting your first job is one of life’s most exciting times. While you are enjoying the freedom of financial independence, it is crucial to develop good money management skills to keep you on a solid financial footing. Tax Rates for Basis Year 2020 The Table below presents the tax rates for basis year 2020. https://cfr.gov.mt/en/rates/Pages/TaxRates/Tax-Rates-2020.aspx…