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Operating a Business

Setting Up a Company Mali Sub-Saharan Africa
Procedures (number) 5.0 7.5
Time (days) 11.0 21.3

Source: Doing Business - Latest available data.

National Intellectual Property Organisation
Find on this page the contact of the Malian Center for Industrial Property (CEMAPI)


Tax Rates

Consumption Tax Rate
18% (standard rate)
Reduced rate of 5% on solar and IT materials
Other Consumption Taxes
Special Tax on Certain Products (ISCP), akin to excise duties, is levied on the following products: Mining products (3%), agricultural products and equipment (5%), soft drinks and rolling stock ( 10%), cola and tobacco (20%), salt and alcoholic beverages (50%). A solidarity surcharge is levied on airline tickets.
Company Tax
30%; cannot be lower than 1% of turnover
Withholding Taxes
Dividends: 10%, Interests:  0/3/6/9/13/15/18%, Royalties :15%.