Category: Mauritius

‘Drop in new India-focused funds in Mauritius’

The Vodafone tax issue has affected investor sentiments towards India: ABAX Corporate CEO NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 26: The Vodafone tax dispute and General Anti-Avoidance Rules have impacted investor sentiment badly. Coupled with the delay in revising the Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) with Mauritius, fund flow from the island-nation has… – Continue reading

Europe’s crackdown on shell firms puts spotlight on Africa

The chickens are quietly coming home to roost. In Europe, that is. For a long time, multinational companies have created shell companies – those offices where, beyond furniture and a teapot, there is hardly any business going on – to mainly pay lower tax and move illicit funds. These opaque… – Continue reading

Move to revamp tax treaty with Mauritius: Govt

The Government on Tuesday said efforts were being made to find mutually acceptable solution to address India’s concerns while revising the tax treaty with Mauritius. The Government has proposed to review the India-Mauritius Double Taxation Avoidance Convention (DTAC) to incorporate amendments to the pact for prevention of treaty abuse and… – Continue reading