Double Taxation Convention with GermanyThursday, January 13th, 2011
A comprehensive Double Taxation Convention between the United Kingdom and the Federal Republic of Germany, which was signed in London on 30 March 2010, entered into force on 30 December 2010. The text of the Convention is available at the link below.
In the UK the provisions of the Convention will take effect from 1 January 2011 for taxes withheld at source, from1 April 2011 for Corporation Tax purposes and from 6 April 2011 for Income Tax and Capital Gains Tax purposes. In Germany the provisions will take effect from 1 January 2011.