AGREEMENTS FOR THE AVOIDANCE OF DOUBLE TAXATION

​Agreements which the Republic of Croatia has concluded and assumed that apply: 

 
 

​State

 

Official Gazette–International Agreements, No

Applying from

Royalty Rate

Interest Rate

Dividends with equity holdings

D​ividends in all other cases

Albania

13/1995
01.01.1998.
10 ​10 ​10 ​10

Armenia 

13/2009
01.01.2011.
5 ​10 ​02 ​10

Austria

3/2001 01.01.2002. ​0 ​5 ​03 ​15

​Azerbaijan

2/2013
01.01.2014.
​10
​10 ​510 10​

Belarus 

3/2004
01.01.2005.
10 ​10 ​51 15​

Belgium

6/2003
01.01.2005.
0 ​10 ​53 ​15

Bosnia and Herzegovina

2/2005
01.01.2006.
10 ​10 ​51 10​

Bulgaria

3/1998
01.01.1999.
0 ​5 ​5 ​5

Canada

12/1999
01.01.2000.
10 ​10 ​5 ​15

Chile

10/2004
01.01.2005.
5/10 ​5/15 ​57 15​

China

3/2001
01.01.2002.
10 ​10 ​5 ​5

Czech

8/1999, 6/2012
01.01.2002.,
01.01.2013.
10 ​0 ​5 ​5

Denmark 

12/2008
01.01.2010.
10 ​5 ​52 ​10

Estonia

8/2003
01.01.2005.
10 ​10 ​53 ​15

Finland

Assumed from the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, NN 53/91
08.10.1991.
10
​0 ​52 15​

France

7/2004
01.01.2006.
0 ​0 ​03 15​

​Georgia

12/2013
01.01.2014.
​5
​5 ​5 ​5

Germany

9/2006
01.01.2007.
0 ​0 ​53 ​15

Greece

18/1997
01.01.1999.
10 ​10 ​52 10​

Hungary

11/1997
01.01.1999.
0 ​0 ​51 10​

India

4/2014
01.01.2016.
​10 ​10 ​53 15​

Indonesia 

13/2009
01.01.2013.
10 ​10 ​10 ​10

Iran

10/2004
01.01.2009.
5 ​5 ​52 ​10

Ireland

16/2003
01.01.2004.
10 ​0 ​55 10​

Island

3/2011 ​01.01.2012. 10 ​10 ​5 ​10

Israel

11/2006
01.01.2008.
5 ​5/10 ​52/109 15​

Italy

10/2000
01.01.2010.
5 ​10 ​15 ​15

Japan​​

7/2019
01.01.2020.
​5
​5
​5
​1013

Jordan

11/2005
01.01.2007.
10 ​10 ​51 10​

Kazahkstan

1/2018
01.01.2020.
​10
10​52
​10

Korea

7/2006, 1/2007
01.01.2007.
0 ​5 ​51 10​

​Kosovo

13/2017
01.01.2018.
​5​ ​​5 ​52 ​10​

Kuwait

15/2002
01.01.2004.
10 ​0 ​0 ​0

Latvia

3/2001
01.01.2002.
10 ​10 ​52 10​

Lithuania

3/2001
01.01.2002.
10 ​10 ​51 ​15

​Luxembourg

6/2014
01.01.2017.
​5 ​10 ​53 ​15

Macedonia

13/1995
01.01.1997.
10 ​10 ​51 15​

Malaysia

6/2003
01.01.2005.
10 ​10 ​53 10​

Malta

7/1999
01.01.2000.
0 ​0 ​54 5​

Mauritius

10/2003
01.01.2004.
0 ​0 ​0 ​0

Morocco 

1/09, 4,09
01.01.2013.
10 ​10 ​81 ​10

Moldova

3/2006
01.01.2007.
10 ​5 ​51 10​

Montenegro 

3/2003
03.06.2006.
10 ​10 ​51 10​

Netherlands

3/2001
01.01.2002.
0 ​0 ​03 15​

Norway

Assumed from the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, NN 53/91
08.10.1991.
10
​0 ​15 ​15

Oman

9/2010
01.01.2012.
​10 ​5 ​0 ​0

Poland

13/1995
01.01.1997.
10 ​10 ​52 15​
3​/2014
01.01.2016.
​10 ​10 ​53 15​

Qatar

1/2009
01.01.2010.
10 ​0 ​0 ​0

Romania

11/1996
01.01.1997.
10 ​10 ​5 ​5

Russia

11/1996
01.01.1998.
10 ​10 ​56 10​

San Marino

10/2005, 3/2014
01.01.2006.,
01.01.2015.
5 ​10 ​51 ​10

SAR

17/1997
01.01.1998.
5 ​0 ​51 10​

Serbia

3/2003
01.01.2005.
10 ​10 ​51 10​

Slovakia

11/1996
01.01.1997.
10 ​10 ​51 10​

Slovenia

8/2005
01.01.2006.
5 ​5 ​5 ​5

Spain

3/2006
01.01.2007.
0 ​0 ​08 15​

Sweden

Assumed from the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia NN 53/91
08.10.1991.
0
​0 ​52 15​

Swiss

8/1999
01.01.2000.
0 ​5 ​52 15​

Syria

12/2008
01.01.2010.
12 ​10 ​53 10​

Turkey

5/1999
01.01.2001.
10 ​10 ​10 ​10

Turkmenistan

3/2015
01.01.2016.
​10 ​10 ​10 ​10

United Arab Emirates

13/2017 01.01.2019.
​5 ​5 ​5 ​5

Ukraine

11/1997
01.01.2000.
10 ​10 ​51 10​

United Kingdom

5/2015
01.01.2016.

5​ ​511/512 ​10

Vietnam​

1/2019
01.01.2020.
10​​10
​10
​10

1     If the beneficial owner is a company which holds directly at least 25% of the capital of the company paying the dividends 
2     If the beneficial owner is a company (other than a partnership) which holds directly at least 25% of the capital of the company paying the dividends 
3     If the beneficial owner is a company which holds directly or indirectly at least 10% of the capital of the company paying the dividends 
4     Where the dividends are paid by a company which is a resident of Croatia to a resident of Malta who is the beneficial owner thereof, the Croatian tax so charged shall not exceed 5% of the gross amount of the dividends 
5     If the beneficial owner is a company (other than a partnership) which holds directly at least 10% of the voting power of the company paying the dividends 
6     If the beneficial owner is a company which holds directly at least 25% of the capital of the company paying the dividends (this share should be at least 100.000 US $ 
7     If the beneficial owner is a company which holds directly at least 20% of the capital of the company paying the dividends 
8     If the  dividends are paid to a company that has the capital of which is wholly or partly divided into shares, as long as it holds directly at least 25% of the capital of the company paying the dividends 
9     When the beneficial owner is a company which holds directly at least 10% of the capital of the company paying the dividends where that latter company is a resident of Israel and the dividends are paid out of profits which are subject to tax in Israel at a rate which is lower than the normal rate of Israeli company tax 
10   When the beneficial  owner is a company (other than a partnership)  which  holds directly  at  least  25% of the capital of  the company paying the dividends and has invested to  the capital of that company at least  150.000 Euros 
11   If the beneficial owner is a company which is a resident of the other Contracting State and controls, directly or indirectly, at least 25% of the capital of the company paying the dividends (other than where the dividends are paid by an investment vehicle as mentioned in subparagraph (b)) 
12   When those dividends are paid out of income (including gains) derived directly or indirectly from immovable property within the meaning of Article 6 by   an    investment vehicle which distributes most of this income annually and whose income from such immovable property is exempted from tax