Various tax treaties
Double Taxation Treaties (DTTs) between the following markets were signed and came into force with the rates as indicated in the following table:
|Markets||Date signed||Date in force||Max DTT rate (%)|
|New Zealand - Samoa a||8 July 2015||23 December 2015||10%||15%|
|Austria - Turkmenistan||12 May 2015||1 February 2016||10%||15%|
|Singapore - Rwanda||26 August 2015||15 February 2016||10%||7.5%|
|Singapore - Thailand||11 June 2015||15 February 2016||15%||10%|
|Ireland - Botswana b||10 June 2014||3 February 2016||7.5%||5%|
|South Africa - Qatar c||6 March 2015||2 December 2015||10%||10%|
|Luxembourg - Estonia c||7 July 2014||11 December 2015||0%||10%|
|Portugal - Georgia c||21 December 2012||18 April 2015||10%||10%|
a. The treaty is effective as of 1 February 2016.
b. The treaty will be effective as of 4 March 2016.
c. The treaty will be effective as of 1 January 2016
Unless otherwise indicated, these treaties generally apply from 1 January 2017.
Our Market DTT information (Austria, Estonia, Ireland, Luxembourg, New Zealand, Portugal, Singapore and South Africa) will be updated in due course to reflect the new treaties.
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