Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Albania to avoid double taxation on income and capital taxes Outside the treaties highlighted, Sweden has concluded tax information exchange agreements and partial tax treaties. Since 1 April 2017, when the Tax Information Exchange Agreement (TIEA) with the United Arab Emirates came into force, Sweden has entered into information exchange agreements with all tax areas around the world. It should also be noted that the amendments to the EU Directive on Administrative Cooperation in the Tax Area have been transposed into Swedish legislation effective 1 January 2017. In accordance with the amendment to the “mother daughter” directive (general anti-avoidance rule of the EU [GAAR]), a slight change in the Swedish law wht (for dividends from exposure) was made to the structures put in place to obtain a whT exemption through the application of bait agreements. This anti-avoidance provision has been in place for a long time under current Swedish legislation, but from 1 January 2016 it is clear that this provision can also apply in cases under the parent-subsidiary directive. Effective date: January 1, 1998 (Russia); On April 1 and April 6, 1998 (United Kingdom) Wht for dividends, royalties and certain rents vary according to national law and tax treaties, as shown below. . . .

Note: Clearstream Banking provides these rates only for informational purposes and does not guarantee that this information is correct, complete and correct. Clearstream Banking disclaims any liability for any direct or indirect damage that may result from the trust or use of this information. The rate prescribed in the DTT assumes that the economic beneficiary does not hold a substantial percentage of the share capital of the dividend payment. Different rates may apply to essential farms. More information can be found in the current DTT or with your tax advisor. . . . In light of the Union`s case law (C-575/17, Sofina SA e.a.), the provisions authorizing the deferral of WHT`s payment on request came into force on 1 January 2020.

In general, some losing residents may apply for such a reprieve in jurisdictions where particular contracts apply or in European Union entities. The deferral is applied up to four months after the end of the fiscal year following the fiscal year, the amount of which is the basis of the deferral (for example. B WHT for a dividend paid in 2020 may be postponed until April 2022). . . . There are no Swedish taxes on interest and service charges paid to businesses or non-resident individuals. Such payments to resident capital companies and individuals are taxed as normal income . . . . The multilateral agreement on the implementation of tax contract measures to prevent base erosion and profit shifting (LIV) was approved by the Swedish parliament in May 2018.

With five legal systems with ratification instruments, the MLI came into force at the international level in July 2018. With Sweden providing the necessary documents for ratification, the MLI came into force at The Swedish level in October 2018. However, the Swedish legislative procedure requires that the amendments to each bill be transposed into Swedish law.