Latest Treaty Updates: Korea, South


Treaty Update: Hong Kong - Korea, South

22/2/2017

According to a January 24, 2017, announcement from the Hong Kong Government, the territory has signed a TIEA covering financial account information with South Korea.


Treaty Update: India - Korea, South

11/11/2016

The India-South Korea DTA will apply from April 1, 2017.


Treaty Update: India - Korea, South

3/11/2016

The India-South Korea DTA will become effective from January 1, 2017.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Singapore

25/10/2016

On October 14 South Korea signed an automatic tax information exchange deal with Singapore.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Hong Kong

11/10/2016

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.


Treaty Update: Mauritius - Korea, South

24/8/2016

The Mauritian Government has announced that, on August 11, a tax information exchange agreement was signed with South Korea.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Georgia

13/4/2016

South Korea and Georgia signed a DTA on March 31, 2016.


Treaty Update: Nigeria - Korea, South

3/12/2015

The speaker of Nigeria's House of Representatives has said to South Korea that the nation's lawmakers will swiftly adopt the DTA, following delays in the lower house.


Treaty Update: Guernsey - Korea, South

7/10/2015

Guernsey and South Korea signed a TIEA on September 23, 2015.


Treaty Update: Turkmenistan - Korea, South

26/8/2015

According to preliminary reports, Turkmenistan's Parliament has approved legislation to ratify the DTA signed with South Korea.


Treaty Update: Jersey - Korea, South

21/8/2015

Legislation was tabled before Jersey's parliament on August 12, 2015, to ratify the DTA with South Korea.


Treaty Update: Jersey - Korea, South

31/7/2015

Jersey and South Korea signed a TIEA on July 21, 2015.


Treaty Update: Barbados - Korea, South

30/7/2015

During a recent meeting by the Korean Ambassador-Designate to Barbados, Doo-Young Lee, Barbados expressed an interest in launching DTA negotiations with South Korea.


Treaty Update: India - Korea, South

9/6/2015

India's Cabinet on May 6, 2015, approved the pending DTA with South Korea.


Treaty Update: Brazil - Korea, South

7/5/2015

Brazil and South Korea signed a DTA Protocol on April 24, 2015.


Treaty Update: British Virgin Islands - Korea, South

12/12/2014

The British Virgin Islands signed a TIEA with the Republic of Korea on December 5, 2014.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Brunei

12/12/2014

The Republic of Korea signed a DTA with Brunei on December 9, 2014.


Treaty Update: Italy - Korea, South

4/11/2014

Italy's ratification of its protocol with the Republic of Korea was published in the official gazette on October 29, 2014.


Treaty Update: Andorra - Korea, South

28/10/2014

Andorra signed a TIEA with the Republic of Korea on October 23, 2014.


Treaty Update: Hong Kong - Korea, South

15/7/2014

Hong Kong and South Korea signed a DTA on July 8, 2014.


Treaty Update: Peru - Korea, South

5/3/2014

According to preliminary media reports, Peru completed its domestic ratification procedures on February 27, 2014, in respect of the DTA the nation signed with South Korea.


Treaty Update: India - Korea, South

20/1/2014

India and South Korea concluded negotiations towards a revised DTA on January 16, 2014.


Treaty Update: Kyrgyzstan - Korea, South

29/10/2013

Kyrgyzstan's Foreign Affairs Committee on October 28, 2013, endorsed a law that would ratify the DTA signed with South Korea.


Treaty Update: Poland - Korea, South

28/10/2013

According to preliminary media reports, Poland and South Korea signed a DTA Protocol on October 22, 2013.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Hong Kong

19/9/2013

The South Korean Government announced on September 16, 2013, that it had initialled a draft TIEA with Hong Kong during the third round of negotiations.


Treaty Update: Ecuador - Korea, South

13/9/2013

According to preliminary media reports, Ecuador's parliament on September 5, 2013, approved a law that would ratify the pending DTA signed with South Korea.


Treaty Update: Bahamas - Korea, South

22/8/2013

The TIEA signed between South Korea and the Bahamas entered into force on July 15, 2013.


Treaty Update: Tajikistan - Korea, South

2/8/2013

According to preliminary media reports, Tajikistan and South Korea signed a DTA on July 31, 2013.


Treaty Update: Gabon - Korea, South

22/7/2013

According to preliminary media reports, the DTA signed between Gabon and South Korea on October 25, 2010, was approved by Gabon's Council of Ministers on July 5, 2013, as part of the nation's domestic ratification procedures.


Treaty Update: Czech Republic - Korea, South

4/6/2013

According to preliminary media reports, the Czech Republic and South Korea are to hold four-day negotiations towards a DTA, concluding on June 13, 2013.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Various

30/5/2013

The Government of South Korea has forwarded two Tax Information Exchange Agreements signed with Vanuatu, and the Bahamas to the country's National Assembly for its approval.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Colombia

3/5/2013

A bill to ratify the pending South Korea-Colombia DTA was tabled before Colombia's House of Representatives on April 30, 2013, for its approval.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Paraguay

26/3/2013

According to preliminary media reports, Paraguay and South Korea held a second round of DTA negotiations on March 20, 2013.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Kyrgyzstan

14/12/2012

South Korea and Kyrgyzstan concluded two-day negotiations on December 12, 2012, towards the negotiation of a DTA.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Serbia

12/12/2012

According to prelimiary media reports, Serbia and South Korea initialled a DTA on December 5.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - India

6/11/2012

South Korea and India discussed opening negotiations towards a Protocol to revise their DTA on November 2, 2012.


Treaty Update: Bahrain - Korea, South

14/9/2012

According to Bahrain's state news agency, South Korea and Bahrain signed a DTA on September 3, 2012.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Switzerland

17/7/2012

The South Korean Ministry of Finance on July 12, 2012, that the TIEA signed between Switzerland and South Korea has been ratified and will become effective on July 25, 2012.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Kyrgyzstan

25/6/2012

At a meeting on June 15, 2012, representatives from South Korea and Kyrgyzstan agreed to soon sign a draft DTA approved in 2010.


Treaty Update: Bahrain - Korea, South

13/6/2012

According to the Bahrain's News Agency, on June 10, 2012, the Cabinet endorsed the draft law on the DTA signed between Bahrain and South Korea.


Treaty Update: Luxembourg - Korea, South

1/6/2012

According to preliminary media reports, South Korea and Luxembourg signed a Protocol to amend their bilateral DTA on May 29, 2012.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Peru

16/5/2012

Peru and South Korea signed a DTA on May 11, 2012.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Poland

14/5/2012

Korea's Ministry of Finance announced on May 11, 2012, that Poland and South Korea had held their first round of negotiations towards revising the 1992 DTA.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Andorra

7/5/2012

According to preliminary media reports, South Korea and Andorra initialled a TIEA in April 30, 2012.


Treaty Update: Bahrain - Korea, South

3/5/2012

Bahrain and South Korea signed a DTA on May 2, 2012.


Treaty Update: Panama - Korea, South

20/4/2012

According to South Korea's National Tax Service, the DTA between Panama and South Korea entered into force on April 1, 2012.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Italy

4/4/2012

South Korea and Italy signed a Protocol to their existing DTA, including to add tax information exchange provisions, at a meeting on April 3, 2012.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Vanuatu

22/3/2012

According to the South Korean Foreign Ministry, South Korea and Vanuatu signed a TIEA on March 14, 2012.


Treaty Update: Indonesia - Korea, South

9/3/2012

According to preliminary media reports, South Korea and Indonesia have agreed to commence negotiations towards revising their existing DTA, including to add tax information exchange provisions.


Treaty Update: Uruguay - Korea, South

2/12/2011

According to the office of the Uruguayan President, a DTA between Uruguay and South Korea was signed on November 29, 2011.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Ecuador

1/9/2011

According to the South Korean Ministry of Finance, a DTA between Ecuador and South Korea was signed on August 25.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Bahamas

8/8/2011

The Bahamas and South Korea signed a TIEA on August 4, 2011, the government of the Bahamas has announced.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - India

26/7/2011

A statement from the office of South Korean President, Lee Myung-bak, has said that India and South Korea have agreed to begin negotiating an agreement for the avoidance of double taxation.


Treaty Update: Korea, South - Peru

11/7/2011

According to the South Korean Ministry of Finance, an agreement for the avoidance of double taxation was initialled between Korea and Peru on July 7, 2011.


Treaty Update: Peru - Korea, South

7/7/2011

According to preliminary media reports, Peru and South Korea will hold a second round of talks on a DTA from July 5-7.


Treaty Update: Ecuador - Korea, South

22/6/2011

The Ecuadorian Foreign Ministry announced on June 3 that the first round of negotiations had commenced. They were held from June 3 to June 7.




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