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ARTICLE 27

Entitlement to Benefits

(1) Notwithstanding any other provisions of this Agreement, a benefit under the Agreement shall not be granted in respect of an item of income or capital if it is reasonable to conclude, having regard to all relevant facts and circumstances, that obtaining that benefit was one of the principal purposes of any arrangement or transaction that resulted directly or indirectly in that benefit, unless it is established that granting that benefit in these circumstances would be in accordance with the object and purpose of the relevant provisions of the Agreement.

(2) The provisions of the Agreement shall in no case prevent either Contracting State from applying the provisions of its domestic laws that are aimed at the prevention of fiscal avoidance or evasion.