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ARTICLE 19

Pensions and Annuities

(1) Subject to the provisions of paragraph 2 of Article 20, pensions and other similar remuneration paid to an individual who is a resident of a Contracting State in consideration of past employment shall be taxable only in that Contracting State.

(2) As used in this Article:

  • (a) the term "pensions and other similar remuneration" means periodic payments made after retirement in consideration of past employment or by way of compensation for injuries received in connection with past employment and includes annuities;
  • (b) the term "annuity" means a stated sum payable to an individual periodically at stated times during life, or during a specified or ascertainable period of time, under an obligation to make the payments in return for adequate and full consideration in money or money's worth.