The Protocol to the Russia - Luxembourg Double Tax Treaty has been signed

On 6 November the Russian Ministry of Finance reported that the Protocol to Russia – Luxembourg DTT has been signed. In general dividend and interest WHT increases to 15%.
05.10.2020
On 1 October the Russian Ministry of Finance reported that the Protocol to Russia - Malta DTT has been signed. In general dividend and interest WHT increases to 15%. However, there is a number of exceptions.
08.09.2020
Under the amended text of the tax treaty, effectively only public companies will benefit from the reduced 5% dividend WHT and zero WHT on interest. This obviously creates incentive for many groups to convert their Cyprus entities into such public companies.
17.07.2020
An important case was decided by State Arbitration Court of Moscow on application of penalties for currency control non-compliance. It may have severe impact on operations of branches of Russian companies abroad.
30.03.2020
International Tax Partner Roustam Vakhitov comments anticipated increase of withholding tax rates in Russian double tax treaties
31.01.2020
Crowe Global (Crowe) reports an outstanding eight years of consecutive growth. The eighth largest audit, tax and advisory network in the world announced global revenues of US$4.4.bn in 2019, an increase of 3.5% (excluding Forex impact).
05.10.2020
On 1 October the Russian Ministry of Finance reported that the Protocol to Russia - Malta DTT has been signed. In general dividend and interest WHT increases to 15%. However, there is a number of exceptions.
08.09.2020
Under the amended text of the tax treaty, effectively only public companies will benefit from the reduced 5% dividend WHT and zero WHT on interest. This obviously creates incentive for many groups to convert their Cyprus entities into such public companies.
17.07.2020
An important case was decided by State Arbitration Court of Moscow on application of penalties for currency control non-compliance. It may have severe impact on operations of branches of Russian companies abroad.
30.03.2020
International Tax Partner Roustam Vakhitov comments anticipated increase of withholding tax rates in Russian double tax treaties
31.01.2020
Crowe Global (Crowe) reports an outstanding eight years of consecutive growth. The eighth largest audit, tax and advisory network in the world announced global revenues of US$4.4.bn in 2019, an increase of 3.5% (excluding Forex impact).

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