DOUBLE TAXATION AVOIDANCE AGREEMENT

  • Ready to revise tax treaty with India: Mauritius July 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Mauritius on Friday expressed its readiness to expeditiously revise the tax treaty with India to check tax evasion but asserted that domestic laws should not have precedence over the provisions of the bilateral pact. "We want earlier resolution because we do not want uncertainty, as instability and uncertainty is...
  • IndoMauritius talks stuck; govt eyeing other options February 9, 2012

    New Delhi: There has been no headway in the IndoMauritius talks on the double taxation avoidance agreement (DTAA) as of yet. Government sources indicate that Mauritius is unwilling to allow taxation of capital gains as it feels the move will impact the country's economy. India was keen that investment from Mauritius...
  • Govt taking action on funds stashed abroad: FM August 2, 2011

    New Delhi: The government has received information about Indians having accounts in Swiss banks and is taking appropriate action to bring back funds stashed abroad, Parliament was informed on Tuesday. "We have received some information with regard to some deposits in Swiss Bank", Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee told the Rajya Sabha. "Whenever...
  • 'Swiss pact on black money for prospective info' August 31, 2010

    New Delhi: The government on Tuesday said the pact with Switzerland to get details on illicit wealth stashed away in Swiss banks would be applicable only for prospective information and not for incidents of the past. "The new provision will be applicable only for prospective information and not for past information,"...