AUSTRALIAN TAX TREATIES
As amended by the Singaporean Exchange of Notes (No 1), the Singaporean Exchange of Notes (No 2), the Singaporean Exchange of Notes (No 3), the Singaporean Protocol (No 1) and Singaporean Protocol (No 2)
The Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures to Prevent Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (the MLI) has modified the application of this tax treaty. A synthesised text of the MLI and this tax treaty is available to facilitate the understanding of how the MLI modifies this tax treaty.
Subject to this Article and to Articles 12 , 13 and 14 remuneration or other income derived by an individual who is a resident of one of the Contracting States in respect of personal (including professional) services shall be subject to tax only in that Contracting State unless the services are performed or exercised in the other Contracting State. If the services are so performed or exercised such remuneration or other income as is derived therefrom shall be deemed to have a source in, and may be taxed in, that other Contracting State. 2.
In relation to remuneration of a director of a company derived from the company, the provisions of this Article and of Article 12 shall apply as if the remuneration were remuneration in respect of personal services. Director ' s fees and similar payments derived by a resident of one of the Contracting States in his capacity as a member of the board of directors of a company which is a resident of the other Contracting State shall be deemed to be derived in respect of personal services performed in, and may be taxed in, that other Contracting State. 3.
An individual who is a resident of one of the Contracting States shall be exempt from tax in the other Contracting State on remuneration from an employment exercised on ships or aircraft in international traffic.