Update on India’s Tax Treaty With Singapore

    View Author January 2017

    Following the amendments and revisions to India’s double tax avoidance agreements with Mauritius and Cyprus, India and Singapore have, on December 30, 2016, entered into a protocol (“Protocol”) amending the existing double taxation avoidance agreement (“Existing Treaty”) between the two contracting states. While the Protocol is yet to be notified, the Ministry of Finance of the government of India issued a press release to this effect on December 30, 2016. The complete text of the Protocol has been made available on the Singapore Inland Revenue Authority’s website.