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Pelecanos & Pelecanou LLC is a law firm based in Larnaca, Cyprus. Dedicated to providing legal protections and benefits to individuals and corporations. In addation to English, we handle cases in mutliple languauges including Russian, Chinese and Polish. The company operates with an internal culture of hard work and camaraderie. Founded in 2000, the firm has grown to a dedicated team of over twenty individuals.

The firm has an extensive and expanding client base ranging from private individuals to corporate entities and multinational organisations. The firm recognises that each of its clients is unique with particular, personal or business concerns and facilitates them according to their needs.

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Betfair International PLC and Republic of Cyprus - Judgement - Online Gambling

Ruling by the Supreme Court of Cyprus annuls legal authority from the ROC to block the Betfair website by passively diverting visitors to nba.com.cy. Read the full judgement of the Supreme Court in English inside.. read more...

Increase in VAT from 18% to 19%

We would like to inform all our valued clients that as of 13/01/2014, the VAT rate will increase from 18% to 19%. This increase forms part of the austerity measures and aims to further increase Government revenue in compliance with international lenders. read more...

Russia-Cyprus Protocol ratified

The Protocol to the Russia-Cyprus Double Tax Treaty, which was signed in Nicosia on 7 October 2010, has finally been ratified by the Russian State Duma on 15 February 2012 (Cyprus already ratified the Protocol in August 2011). The Protocol will be effective as from the year 2013. A summary of the main provisions is set out below. read more...

Amendments to Cyprus Tax Legislation

On 14 December 2011 the House of Representatives voted a number of amendments to the tax laws in order to face the current economic crisis in Cyprus. These amendments have been published in the Cyprus Government Gazette on the 30th of December 2011 and are the followings: read more...

Management And Control – A Vital Pre-Requisite For Tax Mitigation

Cyprus, in recent years has proven to be an ideal location as far as offshore business is concerned. Strategically, it is located at the cross roads of Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa. In addition to the above, it is a member of the E.U. since 1st May 2004 and it is considered to be a reputable international and financial centre. read more...

Austerity Measures in Cyprus

The House of Representatives recently voted on a series of austerity measures. This is known as the first package of austerity measures in an attempt for the Cyprus Government to raise revenue. The measures include the following amendments to the law and/or taxation. read more...

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Corporate Services

Corporate Tax

Corporate Tax

Corporate tax against harmful practices.

Corporate Services

Corporate Services

Your full service legal partner, leveraging synergies in corporate finance, law, governance and tax verticals.

International Business & Law

International Business & Law

Fast tracking international business benefits.

Commercial Litigation

Commercial Litigation

Litigation of this type is really where the 's' in the phrase 'smooth sailing' comes from.