Advocate Dr J.P. Chetcuti

Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates120, St Ursula StreetValletta VLT 1236Malta

+356 2205 6200

+356 2205 6201

jpc@chetcuticauchi.com

http://www.chetcuticauchi.com/jpc/

Dr Jean-Philippe Chetcuti is a Maltese advocate and qualified notary.  He holds a doctoral degree in European Corporate Tax Law and has received instruction in law and taxation at the University of Malta. He also holds a masters degree in international Economic Law from the Law School of the University of Warwick, England, where he graduated with distinction.

Dr Chetcuti acts as legal counsel to foreign high net worth individuals using Malta as a tax efficient base and residence in the Euro-Mediterranean area. Dr Chetcuti is the co-founding partner of the prestigious law firm Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates based in financial capital, Valletta, through which he offers a wide range of legal, tax, fiduciary and corporate management services. Chetcuti´s firm provides legal, corporate and commercial advisory services to a considerable number of Maltese and foreign businesses and individuals and we also have a deep understanding of corporate, financial and business matters and have acted as counsel in the most complex commercial transactions.

Jean-Philippe has been involved the Institute of Financial Services Practitioners for a number of years and has served on a number of committees. He has formed part of the Tax on Trusts task group focuses on the rules of taxation of trusts and their development and educates members in that field. Also, the Tax on Trusts Task Group received the mandate to present and discuss proposals to the VAT and Inland Revenue departments during the important months of the drafting and implementation of Malta's Trusts & Trustees Act 2004. In addition, Jean-Philippe currently serves on the IFSP's Council and as an executive member of the Malta branch of the Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners (STEP).