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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Dr Jonathan Corrieri  B.A, LL.D, Adv. LL.M (Leiden)

Jonathan Corrieri is a Maltese qualified lawyer and a LL.M graduate of the Leiden International Tax Centre in the Netherlands. He also holds a diploma in trust law and administration.

Prior to co-founding Corrieri Cilia Legal with Dr Silvio Cilia, Jonathan was head of the corporate tax department of a leading Maltese international business law firm as well as tax manager of an international trust and corporate services provider.

Jonathan’s main areas of professional expertise include international tax planning and corporate law. He has been particularly involved in assisting clients in the design and implementation of international trading, holding and financing structures involving Maltese entities, tax exempt shipping structures, the redomiciliation of companies to and from Malta, aircraft chartering and leasing, finance leasing of super yachts, Internet gaming operations as well as cross border mergers in the EU.

Jonathan can be contacted at: jonathan.corrieri@cclegal.com.mt

Dr Silvio Cilia B.A, LL.D, Adv. LL.M (Leiden), TEP

Silvio Cilia is a Maltese qualified lawyer and partner at Corrieri Cilia Legal. Silvio was awarded a doctorate in law from the University of Malta and an LL.M from the renowned Leiden International Tax Centre in the Netherlands. He also holds a diploma in trust law and administration.

Silvio is first and foremost a specialist in indirect taxation and international tax planning. His areas of expertise include advising international clients on all spheres of Value Added Tax and Customs Law, in particular international business involving goods and services, banking and financial services, internet gaming, intellectual property, yacht leasing and aviation. His professional experience also includes advising and assisting clients on the international tax aspects and implementation of Maltese trading and holding companies, funds, trusts and foundations.

Silvio can be contacted at: silvio.cilia@cclegal.com.mt