Latest Treaty Updates: Lithuania


Treaty Update: Cyprus - Lithuania

16/2/2015

According to information published by the Cypriot Ministry of Finance, the DTA between Cyprus and Lithuania entered into force on January 1, 2015.


Treaty Update: Lithuania - United Arab Emirates

20/1/2015

The DTA and an accompanying protocol between Lithuania and the United Arab Emirates entered into force on December 19, 2014, and became effective on January 1, 2015.


Treaty Update: Cyprus - Lithuania

25/7/2014

According to a July 17, 2014, update from the Cypriot Government, the territory's DTA with Lithuania will enter into force from January 1, 2015.


Treaty Update: United Arab Emirates - Lithuania

12/6/2014

The United Arab Emirates's Cabinet approved the DTA with Lithuania at its meeting on June 9, 2014.


Treaty Update: Morocco - Lithuania

9/1/2014

The Committee for Foreign Affairs of Morocco's lower house of parliament endorsed the DTA signed with Lithuania, as part of Morocco's domestic ratification procedures, at its meeting on January 2, 2014.


Treaty Update: Lithuania - Morocco

8/8/2013

According to preliminary media reports, the Government of Morocco on August 1, 2013, approved a law that would ratify the DTA the nation signed with Lithuania.


Treaty Update: Lithuania - United Arab Emirates

3/7/2013

Lithuania and the United Arab Emirates signed a DTA on June 30, 2013.


Treaty Update: Kuwait - Lithuania

29/4/2013

Kuwait and Lithuania signed a DTA on April 18, 2013, the Kuwaiti Ministry of Finance has announced.


Treaty Update: Lithuania - Qatar

28/1/2013

According to preliminary media reports, Lithuania and Qatar initialed a DTA on January 24, 2013.


Treaty Update: Kyrgyzstan - Lithuania

21/1/2013

The government of Kyrgyzstan on January 10, 2013, approved a draft law ratifying the DTA the nation signed with Lithuania in 2008.


Treaty Update: Lithuania - Morocco

6/11/2012

According to preliminary media reports, Lithuania and Morocco held a second round of DTA negotiations from October 29-November 2, 2012.


Treaty Update: Lithuania - Qatar

24/9/2012

According to preliminary media reports, Lithuania's President on September 7, 2012, authorized the signing of a DTA between Lithuania and Qatar.


Treaty Update: Lithuania - Qatar

17/8/2012

According to preliminary media reports, the Lithuanian Ministry of Finance has announced that the nation intends to commence negotiation towards a DTA with Qatar.


Treaty Update: India - Lithuania

6/8/2012

The DTA signed between India and Lithuania on July 26, 2011, entered into force on July 10, 2012, and will be effective, in India, from April 1, 2013.


Treaty Update: Lithuania - India

29/5/2012

Lithuania on May 4, 2012, ratified the pending DTA the nation signed with India.


Treaty Update: Lithuania - United Arab Emirates

14/5/2012

According to preliminary media reports, on May 8, 2012, Lithuania and the United Arab Emirates agreed to finalize and sign a DTA.


Treaty Update: Mexico - Lithuania

28/2/2012

Mexico's Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed on February 23, 2012 that a DTA between Mexico and Lithuania has been signed.


Treaty Update: Kazakhstan - Lithuania

16/12/2011

According to preliminary media reports, Kazakhstan and Lithuania signed a DTA on December 12, 2011.


Treaty Update: India - Lithuania

27/7/2011

The Indian government has announced the signing of a DTA with Lithuania. The agreement incorporates provisions for effective exchange of information between the two countries in line with international standards.


Treaty Update: Lithuania - Azerbaijan

25/5/2011

The agreement intended to intensify the exchange of information.




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Mexico, Lithuania Sign DTA 28/2/2012
On February 23, 2012, in Mexico City, Mexico’s Undersecretary of Finance, Jose Antonio Gonzalez Anaya, and Lithuania’s Ambassador, Zygimantas Pavilionis, signed a double taxation agreement designed to promote investment flows between their two countries.

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India, Lithuania Sign DTA 28/7/2011
The Indian government has announced the signing of an agreement and protocol for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income and capital, with Lithuania.

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NZ Emissions 'Tax' Attacked 15/3/2010
The ACT New Zealand Party, a member of the country’s present coalition government, has continued its opposition to New Zealand’s new carbon emissions trading scheme, calling it a tax that will increase inflation in the economy.

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Hong Kong Property Taxes Reviewed 16/3/2010
Hong Kong’s Financial Secretary, John C Tsang, made the traditional post-budget speech at the Joint Business Community Luncheon on March 12 and, in particular, reviewed the tax measures taken to increase the transaction cost of property speculation so as to reduce the risk of a property bubble being created.

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Malaysia Not Cancelling GST 12/3/2010
After a government meeting, Malaysia’s Second Finance Minister, Datuk Seri Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah, has rejected any suggestion that the proposed introduction of a goods and services tax has been cancelled.

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Australia Promised Full Debate On Tax Review 15/3/2010
Following indications that the Australian government was thinking of a delay to the release of the Henry tax review, the Treasurer, Wayne Swan, has now confirmed that it will be issued in good time for a full debate on any proposed tax changes.

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Orascom Loses Algerian Tax Appeal 12/3/2010
Egyptian telecom company, Orascom Telecom, has announced that its Algerian subsidiary, Orascom Telecom Algérie, has received a rejection to its appeal, made in December last year, against the notice for taxes and penalties it had received from the Algerian tax authorities the month previously.

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Switzerland, Slovakia Initial Revised DTA 12/3/2010
It has recently emerged that Switzerland and Slovakia have initialled a revised bilateral double taxation agreement, containing the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development’s standard on tax information exchange.

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UK Budget To Hit The Rich 12/3/2010
Wealthy individuals may have less than two weeks to put plans in place to reduce the tax impact of the Chancellor’s pre-election Budget, warns PKF Accountants and business advisers.

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Germany Approves Liechtenstein TIEA 15/3/2010
Germany’s Cabinet has recently approved a bill pertaining to the bilateral tax information exchange agreement with Liechtenstein.

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UAE Completes VAT Study 12/3/2010
Authorities in the United Arab Emirates are inching closer to the introduction of a value-added tax.

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IRS Offers Help To Struggling Taxpayers 14/3/2010
The US Internal Revenue Service has announced several additional steps it is taking this tax season to help people having difficulties meeting their tax obligations because of unemployment or other financial problems.

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Baucus Seeks Trade Preference Reform 15/3/2010
Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus is leading efforts for reform of US trade preference programs accorded to developing countries.

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Jersey Riding Out Onshore Storm 15/3/2010
Jersey will overcome the evolving challenges being faced by offshore international financial centres, Geoff Cook, Chief Executive of Jersey Finance, told participants at a Breakfast Briefing in London.

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OECD Urges Fiscal Policy Shift 12/3/2010
Governments must now gear their economies towards jobs, international competitiveness and increasing the tax-take, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development has said in its latest ‘Going for Growth’ report, analyzing the next step for recovering economies.

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BVI To Review Taxes And Fees 15/3/2010
British Virgin Islands Prime Minister, Ralph O’Neal has said that the territory will run a budget surplus during 2010, although the government still intends to review indirect taxes and fees on financial services.

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Bahrain And UK Sign DTA 11/3/2010
The Kingdom of Bahrain’s Minister of Finance, Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, and UK ambassador, Jamie Bowden, signed a comprehensive double taxation agreement between the two countries in Manama on March 10.

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Australia And Chile Sign DTA 11/3/2010
Australia’s Assistant Treasurer, Nick Sherry, has announced that Australia and Chile have signed a comprehensive bilateral double taxation agreement – the second such agreement between Australia and a South American country.

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Swiss-German Tax Talks Resume 12/3/2010
During a recent visit to Berlin, Switzerland’s State Secretary Michael Ambühl, Head of the State Secretariat for International Financial Matters in the Federal Department of Finance, met with representatives of Germany's Federal Ministry of Finance and Federal Chancellery to exchange ideas on current financial and tax policy issues.

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US Senate Approves Tax Extenders Bill 12/3/2010
US Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus has applauded the Senate’s passage of legislation to extend tax cuts, unemployment insurance benefits and eligibility for unemployment benefits and health care for unemployed workers through the end of 2010.

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MEPs Push EU Tobin Tax 12/3/2010
In a recently adopted resolution, the European Parliament has emphasized the need to develop plans for a global tax to discourage excessive risk-taking by financial institutions and to ensure that the financial industry pays for damage caused by the financial crisis.

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Tax Relief For California Storm Victims 11/3/2010
The State of California’s Franchise Tax Board on March 9 announced special tax relief for California taxpayers affected by the recent severe winter storms that started in January.

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OECD Praises Portugal's Fiscal Plan 11/3/2010
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development has welcomed Portugal’s fiscal consolidation plan, emphasizing that it will serve to support growth.

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Belgium's Kilometer Tax Opposed 11/3/2010
The Humanist group cdH of the Walloon parliament in Belgium has rejected the idea of a road tax levied per kilometre travelled, advocating instead the introduction of an inclusive road tax disc, which could then be modified to take certain environmental criteria into account.

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Bahamas Achieves White-Listing 12/3/2010
The Bahamas has achieved a place on the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development's ‘white list’ following the signing of Tax Information Exchange Agreements with the seven Nordic economies of Denmark, the Faroe Islands, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, on March 10.

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