Double taxation agreement between Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates enters into force
Bern, 08.11.2012 - The double taxation agreement in the area of taxes on income signed between Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates has entered into force. It contains an administrative assistance clause in accordance with the international standard. The agreement will contribute to the further positive development of bilateral economic relations.
The agreement entered into force on 21 October 2012 and applies to withholding taxes paid from 1 January 2012 and all other taxes starting 1 January 2013. It is the first agreement of this kind between Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates.
Address for enquiries
Bilateral Tax Issues Section, State Secretariat for International Financial Matters (SIF), Tel. +41 31 322 71 29, email@example.com
Federal Department of Finance