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India - Sweden Tax Treaty (as amended by 2013 protocol) — Orbitax Tax Hub

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Artistes and Sportspersons

(1) Notwithstanding the provisions of Articles 14 and 15, income derived by a resident of a Contracting State as an artiste, such as a theatre, motion picture, radio or television artiste, or a musician, or as a sportsperson, from his personal activities as such exercised in the other Contracting State, may be taxed in that other State.

(2) Where income in respect of personal activities exercised by an artiste or a sportsperson in his capacity as such accrues not to the artiste or sportsperson himself but to another person, that income may, notwithstanding the provisions of Articles 7, 14 and 15, be taxed in the Contracting State in which the activities of the artiste or sportsperson are exercised.

(3) The provisions of paragraphs (1) and (2), shall not apply to income from activities performed in a Contracting State by artistes or sportspersons if the visit to that State is substantially supported by public funds of the other Contracting State or of a political sub-division or local authority thereof In such a case, the income shall be taxable only in the Contracting State of which the artiste or sportsperson is a resident.