AUSTRALIAN TAX TREATIES

Malaysian Agreement  

Malaysian Protocol (No 1)  

ARTICLE 3  
Article 6 of the Agreement is amended by deleting paragraph 2 and substituting the following:


" 2.
In this Article, the word " land " shall have the meaning which it has under the law of the Contracting State in which the land in question is situated; it shall include any estate or direct interest in land whether improved or not. A right to receive variable or fixed payments either as consideration for the exploitation of or the right to explore for or exploit, or in respect of the exploitation of, mineral deposits, oil or gas wells, quarries or other places of extraction or exploitation of natural resources or for the exploitation of, or the right to exploit or to fell any standing trees, plants or forest produce shall be deemed to be an estate or direct interest in land situated in the Contracting State in which the mineral deposits, oil or gas wells, quarries, natural resources, or standing trees, plants or forest produce, as the case may be, are situated or where the exploration may take place. "




This information is provided by CCH Australia Limited Link opens in new window. View the disclaimer and notice of copyright.