201210.12
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Luxembourg-Poland: Amendments of the Double Tax Treaty

The amendments within the Luxembourg and Poland double tax treaty agreement have been signed on June 2012. This protocole introduces several changes to the current agreement for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion regarding taxes on income and on capital.

201210.09
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Solvency II – Updates

Below is a summary of the recent changes and developments in relation to the Solvency II Directive. These are: The European Union Council has published an information note on 13 July 2012 which states that the Council should be in a position to approve the proposed Directive amending the Solvency II transposition and application dates…

201210.09
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Parent Subsidiary Directive

The majority of countries impose a form of taxation on dividends, which can become a substantial barrier to multi-national companies. This withholding tax is generally applied to the gross amount of the dividend, as opposed to the net, and usually follows the domestic rate of tax in the absence of an applicable tax treaty, or…

201210.09
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Super reduced VAT rate of 3% applicable to eBooks

Luxembourg has continued its approach to the adoption of extremely favourable measures towards providers of electronic goods and services The current super reduced VAT rate of 3% in Luxembourg for hard-copy books has now been applied to eBooks. This measure means that Luxembourg has once more strengthened its position as the most attractive location in…

201210.06
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Luxembourg – United Arab Emirates: Tax Treaty

Convention entre le Grand-Duché de Luxembourg et les Emirats Arabes Unis tendant à éviter les doubles impositions et à prévenir la fraude fiscale en matière d’impôts sur le revenu et sur la fortune Le Gouvernement du Grand-Duché de Luxembourg et le Gouvernement des Emirats Arabes Unis, désireux de conclure une Convention tendant à éviter les…