|CYPRUS TAX DIARY 2020|
|End of each month||– Payment of PAYE and special contribution deducted from the employees’ salary in the preceding month|
|– Payment of Special Defence Contribution withheld from rental payment, by the company, partnership, the state or local authority, in the preceding month|
|– Payment of special defence contribution on dividends and interest paid in the preceding month|
|– Payment of National Health System deductions and contributions|
|31 January||– Submission of deemed dividends distribution declaration (IR 623) for the tax year 2018|
|31 March||– Electronic submission of 2018 tax returns for companies (IR 4)|
|– Submission of 2018 tax returns of individuals for which audited financial statements were prepared (with turnover exceeding €70.000)|
|30 April||– Submission of the personal tax returns of individuals for 2019 (if the gross income of employee or pensioner exceeds €19.500 ) (deadline will be extended by 3 months in case of electronic submission)|
|– Payment of provisional tax for the first four months of 2020 by life insurance Companies|
|30 June||– Payment of special contribution for defence of rental income for the first half of 2020|
|– Submission of personal tax returns of individuals for the year 2019 without audited financial statements and for payments of the tax via self-assessment (deadline will be extended by 3 months in case of electronic submission)|
|31 July||– Electronic submission of employers return for the year 2019|
|– Submission of the provisional tax return and payment of the first installment for 2020|
|1 August||– Payment of the corporation tax and income tax for individuals preparing audited accounts, via self-assessment of 2019|
|31 August||– Payment of the provisional tax for the second four months of 2020 by life insurance companies|
|31 December||– Payment of the second and last installment for 2020 provisional tax|
|– Payment of the special contribution of defence of rental income for the second half of 2020|
|– Payment of provisional tax for the last four months of 2020 by life insurance companies|
If the above mentioned deadlines are not kept penalties and interest are imposed. The interest rate has been set at 1.75% effective from the 1st of January 2020.
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