New France-Jersey and France- Guernsey TIEA
The new France-Jersey and France- Guernsey Tax Information Exchange Agreement have now entered into force
New tax planning opportunities for real estate structures investing in France
In order to promote the transparency and exchange of information relating to global tax matters and in order to fight international tax fraud and evasion, France has signed with Jersey on 23 March 2009, and with Guernsey on 24 Mars 2009, a Tax Information Exchange Agreement (“TIEA”). Both TIEA have now been ratified, and have been entered in force on the 4 October 2010 (for Guernsey) and on the 11 October2010 (for Jersey).