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Morocco - Sao Tome Tax Treaty (2016, not yet in force) — Orbitax Tax Hub

Note: This Treaty may be impacted by the Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures to Prevent BEPS (MLI). MLI impact on Tax Treaties is available with the Orbitax International Tax Research & Compliance Expert.


Students and Apprentices

(1) Payments which a student or business apprentice who is or was immediately before visiting a Contracting State a resident of the other Contracting State and who is present in the first-mentioned State solely for the purpose of his education or training receives for the purpose of his maintenance, education or training shall not be taxed in that State, provided that such payments arise from sources outside that State.

(2) In respect of scholarships and remuneration from employment to which paragraph 1 does not apply, a student or business apprentice within the meaning of paragraph 1 shall be entitled, during such education or training, to the same tax exemptions, reliefs or reductions as the residents of the State in which he is present.