Singapore and India Enhance Tax Cooperation

24 June 2011

Singapore and India signed a Protocol to incorporate the internationally-agreed Standard for the exchange of information for tax purposes, upon request, in their standing Agreement for the Avoidance of Double Taxation.

The Protocol was signed in New Delhi between Singapore’s High Commissioner to India, Ms Karen Tan, and the Chairman of India’s Central Board of Excise and Customs, Shri Prakash Chandra.

The full text of the Protocol is available here. The Protocol will enter into force after its ratification by both countries.

Source: Ministry of Finance