The Swiss government has today announced a consultation on commencing automatic exchange of information in tax matters with 22 countries, writes Davide Anghileri, a lecturer at the University of Lausanne . . .
Macau, Mauritius, and Ukraine have joined the 'inclusive framework on BEPS,' a group of countries that have pledged to promote the implementation of measures to combat . . .
Mansi Seth, US practice leader at Nishith Desai Associates in New York, and Shipra Padhi, a senior international tax specialist based in the firm's Mumbai office, discuss how the taxation of foreign investment in India will change as a result of the renegotiation of the India-Mauritius tax treaty . . . .
India and Mauritius today signed a protocol to their 1983 tax treaty, revising the tax treatment of capital gains on sales by Mauritius residents of . . .
UPDATE: Text of the India/Mauritius protocol published: The text of the new protocl has been published on the Mauritius goverment website. See: Protocol.
The government of Luxembourg has announced that protocols signed with Ireland, Mauritius, Lithuania and United Arab Emirates entered into force on December 11 and . . .
Mauritius and Morocco signed a tax treaty on November 25, the Mauritius goverment . . .
A legal challenge to the Kenya-Mauritius Double Taxation Agreement, brought by Tax Justice Network Africa (TJN-A) in the High Court of Kenya at Nairobi, is getting closer to resolution, as a hearing date for the matter will be set on December 9. The lawsuit, filed October 3, 2014, is the first of its kind in Africa and . . .
India's Punjab and Haryana High Court on August 26 ruled that Blackstone Mauritius and Barclays Mauritius are residents of Mauritius, and thus may take advantage of the India-Mauritius tax treaty, even though the companies' only tie to Mauritius was . . .
The Mauritius Revenue Authority on August 28 released a list of frequently asked questions on FATCA . The 2005 deadline for FACTA reporting is August 31. See, Release.
The Mauritius Revenue Authority on October 13 updated its website to indicate . . .
Mauritius on June 23 signed the Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters, the OECD has announced. The country is the 87th signatory to the . . .
The Mauritius Revenue Authority on March 19 released on guidance notes for implementing FATCA. See, Guidance Notes.
The South African goverment has announced that a new tax treaty with Mauritius was gazetted on June 17 and thus entered into force on May 28. The treaty, signed May 17, 2013, replaces. . .
The governments of Malta and Mauritius on October 15 signed an agreement for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income. See, treaty.
A tax treaty between the Republic of Mauritius and the Republic of Rwanda, signed on 20 April 20, 2013, entered into force on August 4. The provisions of the agreement shall be deemed to apply in Rwanda, in respect of any income year beginning on or after January 1, 2013; and in Mauritius, in respect of any period beginning on or after July 1, 2013. Release
Mauritius was removed from Italy's tax blacklist with the entry into force of the Italian Stability Law 2015, the Mauritius government announced April 15. The development follows efforts undertaken by Mauritius . . .
India and Mauritius have reached consensus on the conclusion of a tax treaty, the Mauritian government announced July 1. Agreement was reached yesterday following discussions held by a joint working group of Indian and Mauritian officials . . .
The Netherlands Supreme Court on June 5 upheld a lower court decision denying an interest deduction to a Dutch holding company for interest paid to a related Mauritius company under the Dutch base erosion rules because the company did not establish sufficient business reasons for the debt, writes Loyens & Loeff in a June 8 tax alert. See, Loyens & Loeff.
Mauritius and Austria have signed a tax information exchange agreement (TIEA) according to a release posted on a Mauritius government website March 13. The agreement was . . .