Drivers leave road tax until last minute

Cypriot motorists, true to their culture as islanders, have left their obligation to pay their road tax until the last minute, before the deadline expires on 11 March. As reported by the

Turkish Cypriots decry earthquake tax

Trade unions and opposition parties in the Turkish-occupied north are in uproar after the ruling coalition intends to levy a year-long tax on salaries for earthquake support to Turkey. Reacting to the

Freeze on fuel tax to be extended

As fuel prices start to rise after reaching their lowest ebb for a year, the outgoing government is considering extending a freeze on consumer tax at the pumps. In comments to Omega

Cyprus has largest tax-to-GDP rise

Cyprus had the largest rise in the EU in its tax-to-GDP ratio, meaning the sum of taxes and net social contributions as a percentage of gross domestic product, according to Eurostat data.