AUSTRALIAN TAX TREATIES

Argentine Agreement  

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

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If, after the date of signature of the Agreement, the Argentine Republic concludes a double tax Agreement with a State that is a member country of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, and the secondmentioned Agreement:


(a) limits the rate of taxation on dividends to which, under the firstmentioned Agreement, a 10 per cent limit applies to a rate that is lower, or specifies a level of participation in the capital of the company lower than 25 per cent, then the Contracting States shall consult each other with a view to agreeing to a rate or level of participation that is lower than that provided for in the firstmentioned Agreement;


(b) limits the rate of taxation on interest to which, under the firstmentioned Agreement, a 12 per cent limit applies to a rate that is lower than that provided for in the firstmentioned Agreement, then the rate provided for in the secondmentioned Agreement or 10 per cent (whichever is the greater) shall apply for the purposes of paragraph 2 of Article 11 as from the date of entry into force of the secondmentioned Agreement;


(c) limits the rate of taxation on royalties to which, under the firstmentioned Agreement, a 15 per cent limit applies to a rate that is lower than that provided for in the firstmentioned Agreement, then the rate provided for in the secondmentioned Agreement or 10 per cent (whichever is the greater) shall apply for the purposes of paragraph 2(b) of Article 12 as from the date of entry into force of the secondmentioned Agreement.




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