Double Taxation Convention between UK and Liechtenstein

Double Taxation Convention between UK and Liechtenstein

A first-time comprehensive Double Taxation Convention between the UK and the Principality of Liechtenstein was signed in London on 11 June 2012 by David Gauke MP, Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury and Dr Klaus Tschütscher, the Prime Minister of Liechtenstein.

 

Together with the Third Joint Declaration on the Liechtenstein Disclosure Facility also signed today, the Convention marks a further enhancement in cooperation between the UK and Liechtenstein in the field of taxation. The Convention generally follows the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Model Double Taxation Convention. Important features include zero withholding rates for dividends (with 15 per cent for RIETS), zero withholding rates on interest and royalties and the latest OECD Model provision on exchange of information.

 

The Convention enters into force once both countries have completed their legislative procedures.

 

Source: HM Revenue & Customs, June 2012

 

Rate this article
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
0 Rates (0 %)
Rate
 
 
 
 
 
 
1
5
0
 

Do you have any questions? We would be pleased to assist you. To make getting in touch with us as simple and efficient as possible for both parties, we ask you to primarily use our contact form for your questions. Please describe the matter as clearly as possible. You can also add attachments. After sending your inquiry, the attorney responsible will contact you either by telephone or by e-mail within 24 hours and, where necessary, pose further questions or submit a proposal for consultation.  

Of course, you can also call us directly to make an appointment for a personal consultation or telephone consultation (find contact details here). All potential clients will be informed in advance of any costs that may be incurred during the initial consultation

Formular
captcha
Attach documents to your message to us (max 5 MB).

Related publications