Pensions, Annuities and Similar Payments
(1) Subject to the provisions of paragraph (2) of Article 18, pensions and similar payments or annuities paid to a resident of a Contracting State by a resident of the other Contracting State shall only be taxable in the first-mentioned State.
(2) Notwithstanding the provisions of paragraph (1), payments received by an individual being a resident of a Contracting State from the statutory social insurance of the other Contracting State shall be taxable only in that other State.
(3) Notwithstanding the provisions of paragraph (1), recurrent or non-recurrent payments made by one of the Contracting States or a political subdivision thereof to a person resident in the other Contracting State as compensation for political persecution or for an injury or damage sustained as a result of war (including restitution payments) or of military or civil alternative service or of a crime, vaccination or a similar event shall not be taxed in both Contracting States.
(4) The term "annuities" means certain amounts payable periodically at stated times, for life or for 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.