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India-Singapore Double Tax Changes In Force 23/3/2017
On March 23, India published a notice ratifying the double tax Protocol signed with Singapore, which entered into force on February 27.

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Italy, Switzerland Agree To Tax Information Group Requests 20/3/2017
Italy and Switzerland have agreed to allow group requests for information relevant in tax matters.

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Irish Citizen Denied US Tax Refund On Gambling Winnings 6/3/2017
The United States Court of Federal Claims has turned down a claim from an Irish citizen that more than USD5m in US tax withheld on gambling winnings be refunded under the US-Ireland double tax avoidance agreement.

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Hong Kong Seeking To Improve Insurance Tax Incentives 6/3/2017
The Financial Services Development Council released a report on March 3 on the policies, including tax measures, Hong Kong could adopt to improve its position as an insurance hub, especially in reinsurance, marine insurance, and captives.

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Hong Kong, Pakistan Sign DTA 21/2/2017
On February 17, Hong Kong and Pakistan signed a comprehensive double taxation agreement, which sets out the allocation of taxing rights between the two jurisdictions and will aid the assessment of tax liabilities arising out of cross-border economic activities.

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Netherlands, Uzbekistan Sign Anti-Abuse Agreement 17/2/2017
The Netherlands has signed a protocol to its double tax avoidance treaty with Uzbekistan, designed to prevent the treaty from being inappropriately used to avoid taxes.

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SARS Modifies Ruling On Taxes Applicable To DTAs 6/2/2017
The South African Revenue Service has issued a revised binding general ruling that identifies the taxes administered by the agency that constitute taxes on income for the purposes of South Africa's double taxation agreements.

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Hong Kong, Belarus Sign DTA 16/1/2017
Hong Kong and Belarus have agreed to lower withholding tax rates on cross-border income under a new comprehensive double tax agreement.

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India, Singapore Revise Tax Treaty 5/1/2017
India and Singapore have signed a protocol to limit abuse of their double taxation avoidance agreement. India had also recently agreed a similar change to its tax treaty with Mauritius and Cyprus.

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Cyprus, India Tax Treaty To Take Effect In 2017 28/12/2016
The revised double tax avoidance agreement between India and Cyprus will take effect from April 1, 2017, India's Central Board of Direct Taxes has announced.

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Swiss Double Tax Agreements Enter Into Force 28/12/2016
Amendments to Switzerland's double taxation agreements with Norway and Albania have entered into force, the Swiss Federal Council has announced.

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Australia-Germany DTA Enters Into Force 27/12/2016
The Australian Government has announced that a new double tax agreement with Germany is now in force, replacing the previous 1972 treaty.

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Hong Kong, Romania DTA In Effect 16/12/2016
On December 9, Hong Kong's Inland Revenue Department announced that the double taxation agreement between Hong Kong and Romania has come into force and will have effect with respect to income derived on or after January 1, 2017.

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Canada, Madagascar Agree Lower Cross-Border WHT Rates 6/12/2016
Canada and Madagascar have signed a double taxation agreement that will limit the withholding tax rates for dividends, interest, and royalties.

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Switzerland-Liechtenstein DTA Enters Into Force 25/11/2016
The double taxation agreement between Switzerland and Liechtenstein will enter into force on December 22, 2016.

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Hong Kong Pushes For DTA, Info Exchange With Australia 11/11/2016
In Canberra, Hong Kong's Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, K C Chan, expressed his wish to quickly start negotiations on a comprehensive double taxation agreement with Australia.

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New Zealand Planning More BEPS Measures 10/11/2016
New Zealand's tax agency has set out the international tax initiatives it intends to pursue, in particular in response to the OECD's base erosion and profit shifting plan.

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India, Japan Amend Their Double Tax Agreement 10/11/2016
An update to India and Japan's double tax agreement entered into force on October 29.

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Germany, Costa Rica To Avoid Double Tax From Jan 1 4/11/2016
German's Finance Ministry on October 24 confirmed that the double tax avoidance treaty between Germany and Costa Rica will apply from January 1, 2017.

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India-S Korea Double Tax Deal To Lower WHT Rates 27/10/2016
India has released details about its new double tax agreement with South Korea, which will be effective for Indian taxpayers from April 2017.

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Japan, Austria Agree MAP Arbitration 21/10/2016
The Governments of Japan and Austria have agreed in principle to amend their double taxation avoidance agreement to further promote trade and investment between the two countries.

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New Finland-Spain Tax Treaty Postponed 13/10/2016
The introduction of a new double tax avoidance treaty between Finland and Spain will be delayed by at least one year due to the ongoing political stalemate in Spain.

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Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect Poised To Launch 13/10/2016
The Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect initiative was given the green light by the involved stock exchanges on October 11.

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Hong Kong Committed To Compliant International Tax Regime 7/10/2016
During a recent speech, the Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, K C Chan, reiterated Hong Kong's commitment to meeting the international standards on tax transparency, and to implementing the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's base erosion and profits shifting package.

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S Korea–Hong Kong DTA Effective 30/9/2016
The comprehensive double taxation agreement between Hong Kong and South Korea, which was signed on July 8, 2014, went into effect on September 27, 2016.

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