Latest Treaty Updates: Spain


Treaty Update: Finland - Spain

25/10/2016

The introduction of a new double tax avoidance treaty between Finland and Spain will be delayed by at least one year, it was announced on October 7.


Treaty Update: Spain - Finland

22/12/2015

Spain and Finland signed a DTA on December 15, 2015.


Treaty Update: Isle of Man - Spain

11/12/2015

The Isle of Man and Spain signed a TIEA on December 3, 2015.


Treaty Update: Canada - Spain

4/12/2015

A Protocol between Canada and Spain will enter into force on December 12, 2015.


Treaty Update: Guernsey - Spain

2/12/2015

Guernsey and Spain signed a TIEA on November 17, 2015.


Treaty Update: Canada - Spain

23/10/2015

A DTA Protocol between Canada and Spain will enter into force on December 12, 2015.


Treaty Update: Spain - Uzbekistan

5/10/2015

Spain on September 10, 2015, ratified the DTA it signed with Uzbekistan, publishing a notice in its September 10 edition of the Official Gazette.


Treaty Update: Spain - Belgium

25/9/2015

Spain's Council of Ministers on September 11, 2015, approved a law to ratify a Protocol to the 1995 DTA with Belgium.


Treaty Update: Qatar - Spain

18/9/2015

Qatar and Spain signed a DTA on September 10, 2015.


Treaty Update: Luxembourg - Spain

17/8/2015

The Luxembourg Government published a notice on July 21, 2015, stating that the DTA between Luxembourg and Spain has been revised on the basis of an earlier exchange of notes.


Treaty Update: Spain - Andorra

14/1/2015

Spain signed a DTA with Andorra on January 8, 2015.


Treaty Update: Spain - Uzbekistan

8/1/2015

The Spanish Government on December 26, 2014, approved a law that would ratify the DTA signed with Uzbekistan.


Treaty Update: Spain - Senegal

6/1/2015

The DTA between Spain and Senegal entered into force on October 22, 2012.


Treaty Update: Canada - Spain

20/11/2014

Canada signed a protocol to amend it's DTA with Spain on November 18, 2014.


Treaty Update: Spain - Andorra

9/9/2014

Spain and Andorra have agreed to begin negotiations for a DTA on September 22, 2014.


Treaty Update: Oman - Spain

25/8/2014

Oman ratified a DTA with Spain on August 19, 2014.


Treaty Update: Spain - Dominican Republic

9/7/2014

The DTA between Spain and the Dominican Republic will become effective on July 25, 2014.


Treaty Update: Spain - United Kingdom

26/6/2014

The DTA between Spain and the United Kingdom entered into force on June 12, 2014.


Treaty Update: Azerbaijan - Spain

4/6/2014

According to preliminary media reports, Azerbaijan's parliament on May 30, 2014, approved a law that would ratify the DTA signed with Spain.


Treaty Update: United Kingdom - Spain

3/6/2014

The double tax agreement between the United Kingdom and Spain is to enter into force on June 12, 2014, following the completion of Spain's domestic ratification procedures with the publication of an Order in its Official Gazette on May 15, 2014.


Treaty Update: Spain - Cyprus

2/6/2014

The DTA between Spain and Cyprus entered into force on May 28, 2014, following the publication of an Order ratifying the agreement in Spain's Official Gazette on May 26, 2014.


Treaty Update: United Kingdom - Spain

14/5/2014

The UK's tax authority has confirmed that the DTA signed with Spain in March 2014 will enter into force on June 12, 2014.


Treaty Update: United States - Spain

12/5/2014

US President Barack Obama has forwarded the DTA Protocol signed with Spain to the nation's Senate for ratification. The pact would update the two nations' 1990 DTA.


Treaty Update: Oman - Spain

2/5/2014

Oman and Spain signed a DTA on April 30, 2014.


Treaty Update: Spain - Azerbaijan

24/4/2014

Spain and Azerbaijan signed a DTA on April 23, 2014.


Treaty Update: United Kingdom - Spain

23/4/2014

The DTA between the United Kingdom and Spain, signed in March 2013, will enter into force on June 12, 2014.

The agreement will be effective for withholding taxes in both territories from June 12, 2014. Income tax and capital gains tax provisions will be effective in the UK from April 6, 2015, and for corporate tax from April 1, 2015. In Spain, the agreement is effective from January 1, 2015, for all other taxes.


Treaty Update: Spain - Belgium

18/4/2014

Spain and Belgium signed a second Protocol to amend their DTA on April 15, 2014.


Treaty Update: Spain - Various

19/3/2014

According to preliminary media reports, Spain on March 14, 2014, authorized the signing of tax information exchange agreements with the Crown Dependencies - Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man.


Treaty Update: Spain - Montenegro

3/3/2014

According to preliminary media reports, Spain and Montenegro have held a first round of negotiations towards a DTA.


Treaty Update: Oman - Spain

12/2/2014

The DTA signed between Oman and Spain was tabled before the Economic and Financial Committee of Oman's lower house of parliament on February 11, 2014.


Treaty Update: Argentina - Spain

3/1/2014

Argentina's embassy in Spain has confirmed that on December 23, 2013, Argentina and Spain exchanged instruments of ratification to bring the DTA signed between the two nations into force.


Treaty Update: Spain - United Kingdom

3/1/2014

Spain's Senate on December 27, 2013, published a bulletin confirming that it has endorsed a law to ratify the DTA with the United Kingdom, signed on March 14, 2013.


Treaty Update: Qatar - Spain

26/11/2013

Qatar's Cabinet on November 20, 2013, approved for signature a draft DTA with Spain.


Treaty Update: Spain - Paraguay

20/11/2013

Spain and Paraguay concluded three-day negotiations towards a DTA on November 13, 2013.


Treaty Update: Argentina - Spain

11/11/2013

Argentina's Senate on October 31, 2013, endorsed the DTA signed with Spain, AFIP, Argentina's tax authority, has confirmed.


Treaty Update: Spain - Various

25/9/2013

During its meeting on September 20, 2013, Spain's Council of Ministers approved the DTA and an accompanying Protocol signed with the United Kingdom and forwarded the text to parliament for its approval.


Treaty Update: Spain - India

11/9/2013

According to preliminary media reports, Spain's lower house of parliament has approved a law to ratify the Protocol the nation signed with India to revise their 1993 DTA.


Treaty Update: Spain - Argentina

7/8/2013

Spain has completed its domestic ratification procedures in respect of the DTA Protocol the nation signed with Argentina on March 11, 2013, publishing notice 192 in the Official Gazette on July 29, 2013.


Treaty Update: Spain - Cyprus

7/8/2013

The DTA between Cyprus and Spain was forwarded to Spain's parliament on August 2, 2013, after approval from the Council of Ministers.


Treaty Update: Spain - India

31/7/2013

Spain's Council of Ministers on July 26, 2013, approved a Protocol to the nation's DTA with India and forwarded it to Spain's parliament for its endorsement.


Treaty Update: Spain - Puerto Rico

3/7/2013

Spain and Puerto Rico agreed at meetings on June 25, 2013, to commence negotiations towards revising their DTA.


Treaty Update: Spain - Kuwait

25/6/2013

The DTA signed between Kuwait and Spain on May 26, 2008, is to enter into force on July 19, 2013.


Treaty Update: Spain - Switzerland

13/6/2013

The protocol to Spain and Switzerland's DTA signed on July 27, 2011, will enter into force on August 24, 2013, the Spanish tax authority confirmed on June 11, 2013.


Treaty Update: Spain - Switzerland

19/4/2013

Spain has completed its ratification of the DTA Protocol signed with Switzerland, publishing a notice in the nation's official gazette on April 17, 2013, after the approval of the Congress of Deputies on April 16, 2013.


Treaty Update: Spain - Andorra

28/3/2013

The Spanish Government on March 26, 2013, confirmed that it had agreed to commence DTA negotiations with Andorra.


Treaty Update: Spain - United Kingdom

27/3/2013

The United Kingdom and Spain have signed a new DTA, the Spanish Government announced on March 25, 2013.


Treaty Update: Monaco - Spain

13/3/2013

According to preliminary media reports, Monaco and Spain initialed a TIEA on March 6, 2013.


Treaty Update: Argentina - Spain

13/3/2013

Argentina and Spain signed a DTA on March 11, 2013.


Treaty Update: Spain - Argentina

27/2/2013

Spain authorized the signing of a new DTA and an accompanying Protocol with Argentina on February 22, 2013.


Treaty Update: Switzerland - Spain

26/2/2013

Spain's lower house of parliament, the Congress of Deputies, on February 15, 2013, approved the Protocol to the nation's DTA with Switzerland.


Treaty Update: Spain - Dominica

21/2/2013

The DTA and an accompanying Protocol signed between Spain and Dominica was forwarded to Spain's parliament for its approval on February 15, 2013.


Treaty Update: Cyprus - Spain

18/2/2013

Cyprus and Spain signed a DTA on February 14, 2013.


Treaty Update: Spain - Cyprus

12/2/2013

The Spanish Council of Ministers approved the signing of a DTA with Cyprus at its meeting on February 8, 2013. The two nations agreed to a draft text in 2012 after several years of negotiations.


Treaty Update: Spain - United States

17/1/2013

Spain and the United States signed a Protocol to amend their DTA on January 14, 2013.


Treaty Update: Spain - Cyprus

30/11/2012

According to the Spanish government, Spain and Cyprus initialled a DTA on November 27, 2012.


Treaty Update: India - Spain

30/10/2012

India and Spain signed a Protocol to their DTA on October 26, 2012.


Treaty Update: Spain - Germany

10/10/2012

A new DTA signed between Spain and Germany in 2011 will enter into force on October 18, 2012, and will be effective from January 1, 2013.


Treaty Update: India - Spain

13/9/2012

Spain's government on September 7, 2012, approved the signing of a Protocol to amend the 1993 India-Spain DTA.


Treaty Update: Spain - Germany

8/8/2012

Spain on July 30, 2012, published an Order in its Official Gazette ratifying the pending DTA and an accompanying Protocol signed between Spain and Germany on February 3, 2011.


Treaty Update: Argentina - Spain

17/7/2012

Argentina on July 14, 2012, published in its Official Gazette a notification that it seeks to terminate a DTA signed with Spain.


Treaty Update: Spain - United States

13/6/2012

The Spanish government confirmed on June 4, 2012, that the United States and Spain initialled a Protocol on May 25, 2012, to revise the DTA between Spain and the US.


Treaty Update: Spain - United States

7/6/2012

The Spanish government has confirmed that on May 25, 2012, two years of negotiations towards a DTA Protocol with the United States, to amend their existing agreement, were concluded.


Treaty Update: Armenia - Spain

19/4/2012

The DTA signed between Armenia and Spain on December 16, 2011, entered into force on March 21, 2012.


Treaty Update: Hong Kong - Spain

13/3/2012

According to information supplied by the Hong Kong Inland Revenue Department, the DTA signed between Spain and Hong Kong will enter into force on April 16, 2012.


Treaty Update: Spain - Hong Kong

20/1/2012

The Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong confirmed on January 16, 2012, that Hong Kong has concluded its ratification procedures for the entry into force of the Hong Kong-Spain DTA from April 16, 2012.


Treaty Update: Dominican Republic - Spain

21/11/2011

According to preliminary media reports, Spain and the Dominican Republic signed a DTA on November 16, 2011, in Madrid.


Treaty Update: Spain - Dominican Republic

9/11/2011

According to preliminary media reports, the government of Spain on November 4, 2011, approved for signature a DTA with the Dominican Republic.


Treaty Update: Singapore - Spain

2/11/2011

The Singapore Tax Authority confirmed on November 1, 2011, that the DTA between Singapore and Spain signed on April 13, 2011, will enter into force on February 1, 2012.


Treaty Update: Armenia - Spain

19/10/2011

According to preliminary media reports, the pending DTA between Armenia and Spain, signed in December 2010, was ratified by Armenia on October 3, 2011. This follows the completion of ratification procedures by Spain in May 2011.


Treaty Update: Spain - Panama

5/10/2011

According to preliminary media reports, a TIEA between Panama and Spain was signed on September 26, 2011.


Treaty Update: Spain - Hong Kong

27/9/2011

According to preliminary media reports, the DTA between Spain and Hong Kong was ratified by the Spanish Congress on September 15. The DTA follows the OECD model and includes provisions for the exchange of information.


Treaty Update: Spain - Singapore

26/9/2011

According to preliminary media reports, the pending DTA and accompanying Protocol between Spain and Singapore was ratified by the Spanish Congress on September 15, 2011.


Treaty Update: Barbados - Spain

13/9/2011

According to the government of Barbados, the DTA between Barbados and Spain, signed on December 1, 2010, has been ratified and will enter into force on October 14, 2011.


Treaty Update: Barbados - Spain

24/8/2011

According to preliminary media reports, the DTA signed between Spain and Barbados on December 1, 2010, and ratified on May 25, 2011, is to enter into force on October 14, 2011.


Treaty Update: Spain - Kazakhstan

22/8/2011

According to preliminary media reports, the DTA between Spain and Kazakhstan entered into force on August 18, 2011. The DTA was signed on July 2, 2009.


Treaty Update: Switzerland - Spain

29/7/2011

Switzerland and Spain signed a protocol to their existing DTA on July 27, 2011. The Protocol reduces withholding tax on certain dividends and includes provisions on the exchange of information in line with international standards.


Treaty Update: Panama - Spain

7/7/2011

According to media reports, the DTA between Panama and Spain will enter into force on July 25, 2011. The DTA was signed on October 7, 2010, and will amend dividend, interest and withholding tax rates.


Treaty Update: Spain - Andorra

7/7/2011

According to media reports, Spanish President, José Zapatero said on July 4, 2011, that, following positive revisions to the Andorran tax regime, Spain is pursuing the signing of a Double Tax Agreement with Andorra.


Treaty Update: Azerbaijan - Spain

24/6/2011

According to an Azerbaijani government release, dated June 17, 2011, during a recent official visit to Spain, ministers expressed their readiness to sign a DTA.


Treaty Update: Spain - Armenia

13/6/2011

Spain ratified


Treaty Update: Spain - Kazakshstan

8/6/2011

The treaty was signed on July 2, 2009 and gazetted on June 3, 2011. In Kazakhstan, the DTA applies to corporate tax, income tax, tax on capital. In Spain, the DTA applies to income tax, corporate tax, income tax for non residents, wealth tax and local taxes on income and capital. It provides permanent establishment, resident, immovable property rules, and for the elimination of double taxation and the exchange of information. Dividend withholding tax is charged at 5% where the beneficial owner is a company holding at least 10% of the capital of the paying company, and at 5% in all other cases. Interest is taxed at 10%, except in the case of the state, central bank, political authority of one of the states, and interest paid by reason of a loan or credit due to that state or one of its central authorities or political subdivisions, or a public financial institution, when such interest is exempt. Royalties are taxed at 10%.


Treaty Update: Spain - Albania

8/6/2011

The DTA was signed on July 2, 2010. In Spain, it applies to income tax, corporation tax, income tax on non residents, and local income taxes. In Albania, it applies to income taxes, and the tax on small business activties. It provides permanent establishment, business profit, resident, immovable property rules, and for the elimination of double taxation and the exchange of information. Divdend withholding tax is charged at: 0% where the beneficial owner is a company (other than a partnership) holding directly at least a 75% state in the paying company; 5% where the beneficial owner is a company (other than a partnership) holding directly at least a 10% stake in the paying company; and 10% in all other cases. Interest withholding tax is charged at 6%, except in the case of one of the states, its central bank, or a political subdivision/public authority, interest paid by reason of a loan or credit due to that State or one of its central authorities, political subdivisions, or local credit agency for export, or granted, issued, guaranteed or insured by them, is a financial institution, interest paid on account of a debt arising as a result of the sale on credit of any equipment or materials, goods or services, or a pension fund approved by tax purposes by that state and is generally tax exempt in that state, when a 0% charge applies. Royalties are exempt.


Treaty Update: Albania - Spain

8/6/2011

The TIEA been signed on July 2, 2010, and applies from May 4, 2011.


Treaty Update: Spain - Pakistan

8/6/2011

The DTA was signed on June 2, 2010, and was gazetted in Spain on May 16, 2011. In Spain, the DTA applies to income tax, corporation tax and income tax on non residents. In Pakistan, the DTA applies to income tax. The DTA provides permanent establishment, business profit, resident, immovable property rules, and for the elimination of double taxation and the exchange of information. Dividends are taxed at: 0% where the beneficial owner is a company (other than a partnership) holding directly at least 10% of the paying company; 10% in all other cases. Royalties and interest are exempt from withholding tax.


Treaty Update: Spain - Singapore

8/6/2011

Spain ratified


Treaty Update: Cayman Islands - Spain

3/6/2011

Spain will no longer classify the Cayman Islands as a tax haven under its domestic legislation. The date and location for the signing will be confirmed in the coming months.


Treaty Update: Spain - Barbados

3/6/2011

Spain ratified


Treaty Update: Spain - Georgia

3/6/2011

The treaty was signed on June 7, 2010, and was gazetted on June 1, 2011. The DTA will apply from January 1, 2012. In Georgia, the DTA applies to income tax, property tax. In Spain, the treaty applies to income tax, corporation tax, income tax on non-residents, wealth tax and local taxes on income and capital. It provides permanent establishment, resident, immovable property rules, and for the elimination of double taxation and the exchange of information. Dividend withholding tax is charged at: 0% where the beneficial owner is a company (other than a partnership) holding directly at least a 10% stake in the paying company; 10% in all other cases. Royalties and interest are exempt from withholding tax.


Treaty Update: Spain - Hong Kong

3/6/2011

The DTA follows the OECD model and includes provisions for the exchange of information to the OECD standard. The DTA reduces the dividend withholding tax from 20% to 10%, except in the case of a company (other than a partnership) holding directly at least 25% of the capital of the paying company, when 0% will be charged. Spanish interest withholding tax will be reduced from 19% to 5%, and royalties tax from 24% to 5%. Branch Profits Tax on after-tax profits remitted by a Spanish permanent establishment to its foreign head office will cease to apply to Hong Kong residents. It also sets out shipping and airline tax rules. Under the agreement, Hong Kong will lose its tax haven status from the time of application.


Treaty Update: Singapore - Spain

2/6/2011

In Singapore, the DTA applies to income tax. In Spain, the DTA applies to income tax on individuals and non-residents, and corporation tax, and local taxes on income. Incorporates internationally agreed standards for the exchnage of tax information. The DTA also sets out permanent establishment, capital gains and business profits rules. Dividend withholding tax is charged at the following rates: 0% if the beneficial owner is a company (other than a partnership) holding directly at least 10% of the capital of the paying company; 5% in all other cases. In the case of distributions made out of real estate invetment trust: 5% if the beneficial owner of the distrubutions holds less than 10% of the value of the trust capital. Interest withholding tax is charged at 5, except in the case of the government, central bank or political authority of that state, or by a financial institution in one state paying the interest to a financial institution in the other, a pension fund approved for tax purposes whose income is generally exempt from tax, paid in respect of certain loans, or is the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation. Royalty withholding tax is limited to 5%.


Treaty Update: Germany - Spain

1/6/2011

The DTA replaces the 1966 treaty. Witholding tax on dividends paid from intergovernmental holdings is reduced from 10% to 5%. Social security pension provisions are also changed, given the paying state a limited right of atxation. For new retirees from 2015, the withholding tax rate is 5%, and for new retirees after 2030, it is 10%. It also provides for the exchange of information to the OECD standard.


Treaty Update: Spain - Panama

26/5/2011

Spain ratified


Treaty Update: Spain - Georgia

26/5/2011

Spain ratified


Treaty Update: Spain - Bahamas

26/5/2011

Spain ratified. The TIEA was signed on March 11, 2010. In Spain, the TIEA covers individual income tax, corporation tax, non-resident income tax, capital tax, inheritance and gift tax, transfer tax, VAT, excise tax and local taxes on income and capital. In the Bahamas, the TIEA covers taxes of all kinds. The TIEA provides for the exchange of information relevant to the administration and enforcement of domestic tax laws, the determination, assessment and colection of taxes, the recovery and enforcement of tax claims, and the investigation/prosecution of tax matters. The TIEA also provides for the exchange of information held by banks and other financial institutions, and information regarding the ownership of companies, partnerships, trusts, foundations etc.




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