May 17, 2013
Ministry of Finance
Negotiations for Tax Convention with Sweden will be initiated
1. The Government of Japan and the Government of Sweden will initiate negotiations for the amendment of the current Tax Convention between the two countries, which entered into force in 1983 (partial amendment entered into force in 1999).
2. The first round of negotiations will take place from May 21, in Stockholm.
[Reference] The Current Tax Convention
Title: Convention between Japan and Sweden for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with respect to Taxes on Income
Signed:January 21, 1983
Entered into force:September 18, 1983
Signed:February 19, 1999
Entered into force:December 25, 1999