NEWS


01/10/2014//
A fourth amendment to the fiscal 1958 Convention was signed by Finance Minister Pierre Gramegna.
15/05/2014//
According to the Global Financial Center Index developed by the Z/Yen firm based in London, Luxembourg is now the 5th European Financial Center after London, Zurich, Geneva and Frankfurt. The Luxembourg financial center retains its leading position in Europe.

>> http://www.longfinance.net/images/GFCI15_15March2014.pdf
15/05/2014//
A bill relating to the transposition into national law the Directive 2011/16/UE is currently considered in Luxembourg. Automatic exchange of information should be applied from January 2015.

>> http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=OJ:L:2011:064:0001:0012:FR:PDF
15/05/2014//
Discussion about a wide-ranging reform of the tax system is planned for 2016.
15/05/2014//
The Chamber of Deputies is studying a project to introduce a legal instrument to facilitate succession and estate planning for wealthiest families.

>> Bill number 6595 of 22 July 2013: http://www.impotsdirects.public.lu/archive/newsletter/2013/nl_29082013/Projet_de_loi_n___6595.pdf
24/01/2013//

A protocol amending the tax agreement between Luxembourg and Poland was signed in June 2012.

Tags: International
24/01/2013//

On April the 23rd  2012, Luxembourg and Germany signed a new agreement against double taxation which, once ratified by the Contracting Parties, will abrogate the 1958 treaty. The most important modifications are:

Tags: International
24/01/2013//

France and Luxembourg renegotiate their agreement on the avoidance of double taxation. France’s objective in these negotiations is to allow the taxation of capital gains produced by Luxembourgish companies with no permanent setting-up in France, at the moment of the transfer of shares in real estate investment companies.

Tags: International