AUSTRALIAN TAX TREATIES

French Convention  

CONVENTION BETWEEN THE GOVERNMENT OF AUSTRALIA AND THE GOVERNMENT OF THE FRENCH REPUBLIC FOR THE AVOIDANCE OF DOUBLE TAXATION WITH RESPECT TO TAXES ON INCOME AND THE PREVENTION OF FISCAL EVASION  

ARTICLE 18   Government Service  

1.  

(a) Salaries, wages and other similar remuneration (other than a pension or annuity) paid by a Contracting State or a political subdivision or statutory body or local authority thereof to an individual in respect of services rendered to that State, subdivision, body or authority shall be taxable only in that State.


(b) However, such salaries, wages and other similar remuneration shall be taxable only in the other Contracting State if the services are rendered in that State and the individual is a resident of, and a national or citizen of, that State and is not also a national or citizen of the first-mentioned State.

2.  

(a) Any pension paid by, or out of funds created by, a Contracting State or a political subdivision or statutory body or local authority thereof to an individual in respect of services rendered to that State, subdivision, body or authority shall be taxable only in that State.


(b) However, such pension shall be taxable only in the other Contracting State if the individual is a resident of, and a national or citizen of, that State and is not also a national or citizen of the first-mentioned State.

3.  
The provisions of Articles 14 , 15 , 16 and 17 shall apply to salaries, wages and other similar remuneration, or to pensions, in respect of services rendered in connection with a business carried on by a Contracting State or a political subdivision or statutory body or local authority thereof.




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