This Agreement shall remain in force until terminated by a Contracting State. Either Contracting State may terminate the Agreement not earlier than 5 years from its entry into force, through diplomatic channels, by giving notice of termination at least six months before the end of the calendar year. In such event, the Agreement shall cease to have effect:
- (a) with respect to taxes withheld, to the amounts collected as from 1 January of the calendar year next following that in which the notification of termination is given; and
- (b) with respect to the other taxes on income, to the taxes referred to taxable periods as from 1 January of the calendar year next following that in which the notification of termination is given.
IN WITNESS THEREOF, the undersigned, duly authorised to this end, have signed this Agreement.
DONE in duplicate at New York, on September 28, 2012, in the English language.