|Tax||% regular rate||Taxes in special economic zones|
|Corporate profit tax||15||
no tax during the first 6 years and only 50% of corporate tax over the next 10 years
|Dividends||0* to 15||no tax on dividends for foreign investors|
|Real estate tax||0.3-3||no real estate tax|
*0% tax on dividends applies when an investor controls at least 10% of the voting shares in the enterprise for the period of at least 12 months.
For more information please visit www.ukmin.lt
|Special Economic Zone (SEZ)||Area in 2013||Planned total area||Distance to nearest international airport||
Klaipėda State Seaport
|Kaunas FEZ||294 ha**||534 ha||0 km to Kaunas Airport***||228 km|
|Klaipėda FEZ||260 ha****||412 ha||25 km to Palanga Airport||
|Šiauliai SEZ*||218 ha||218 ha||
4 km to Zokniai Airport
214 km to Vilnius Airport
142 km to Kaunas Airport
165 km to Palanga Airport
|Kėdainiai SEZ*||131 ha||131 ha||
51 km to Kaunas Airport
96 km to Zokniai Airport
130 km to Vilnius Airport
208 km to Palanga Airport
|Panevėžys FEZ*||47 ha||47 ha||
82 km to Zokniai Airport
135 km to Vilnius Airport
115 km to Kaunas Airport
240 km to Palanga Airport
|Akmenė SEZ*||99 ha||99 ha||
240 km to Vilnius Airport
230 km to Kaunas Airport
135 km to Palanga Airport
|Marijampolė SEZ*||78 ha||78 ha||
56 km to Kaunas Airport
139 km to Vilnius Airport
231 km to Palanga Airport
* The Parliament of the Republic of Lithuania established
5 Special Economic Zones (SEZ) under the
Free Economic Zone (FEZ) law in 2012 ** Logistics and production area; leased plot 34 ha *** Kaunas FEZ Airpark **** Leased plot – 50.4 ha
Klaipeda Free Economic Zone (Klaipeda FEZ) is located near the port of Klaipeda and the city - the strongest business leader in Western Lithuania and the largest transport hub in the country connecting sea, land, and the rail routes of the EU, CIS countries and Asia. Based in this strategically convenient location, the Klaipeda FEZ has become the center of investment attraction. Industrial territory was chosen by the multinational players of Pet producers (Indorama group, Neo group), companies operating in the fields of automotive (Yazaki), electronics (Albright International), energy (Fortum group), construction (HeidelbergCement group), logistics, warehousing and other sectors.
Since the beginning of its operation, more than 522 million EUR have been invested from national and international investors and over 2400 jobs created. Klaipeda FEZ occupies an area of 412 ha and offers industrial sites with developed infrastructure for production, logistics, warehousing, assembling, subcontracting and other activities.
According to fDi Magazine, published by the Financial Times, the Klaipeda FEZ is one of the world’s TOP 5 economic zones due to its business conditions and infrastructure, and listed to TOP 20 most attractive economic zones in the world.
For more information on Klaipėda FEZ visit www.fez.lt
534 Ha of Industrial land ready for development coupled with tax incentives.
Kaunas FEZ offers both a strategic geographic location and excellent development conditions. Situated next to Kaunas International Airport and within proximity of the ice-free Klaipeda Seaport, Kaunas FEZ is conveniently accessible via road and railways systems.
A well-developed infrastructure and safe business environment, in combination with low-cost qualified workforce and substantial tax incentives, give Kaunas FEZ a competitive edge with regard to investment.
For more information on the Kaunas FEZ please see www.ftz.lt