Businesses choosing to operate through a Cyprus company take advantage of the attractive corporate legislation of Cyprus and its significant tax benefits: a uniform corporate tax rates of 10% for all companies (one of the lowest corporate tax rates in Europe), tax exempt dividend income (subject to certain prerequisites), tax exempt profit from trading with securities, tax exempt profits from a permanent establishment maintained abroad, exemption of capital gains (subject to exceptions), competitive personal tax rates etc.

Non E.U. citizens may also utilise Cyprus corporate entities as worldwide trading vehicles, subject to investment guidance issued by the Central Bank of Cyprus.