Commencement of the Intergovernmental Negotiation on the Revision of the Convention between Japan and Sweden for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with respect to Taxes on Income

May 17, 2013
Japanese

    1. The Government of Japan will commence intergovernmental negotiation with the Government of Sweden on the Revision of the Convention between Japan and Sweden for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with respect to Taxes on Income (entered into force in 1983, and its partial amendment entered into force in 1999).
    2. The first negotiation will be convened in Stockholm from May 21 to 23, 2013.

    (Reference) Current Agreement

    "The Convention between Japan and Sweden for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with respect to Taxes on Income"
    Signed on January 21, 1983
    Entered into force on September 18, 1983
    (Partial Amendment)
    Signed on February 19, 1999
    Entered into force on December 25, 1999

(* The foregoing is a provisional translation. The date indicated above denotes the date of issue of the original press release in Japanese.)