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ARTICLE 29

Termination

(1) This Convention shall remain in force for an unlimited period, until terminated by a Contracting State. Either one of the Contracting States may terminate this Convention through diplomatic channels by giving a notice of termination six months before the 31st of June of a calendar year after the expiry of the fifth year which follows the year of entry into force of this Convention.

(2) In such case, this Convention shall cease to have effect:

  • (a) in respect of taxes withheld at the source, on income derived on or after the first of January of the calendar year following the year in which the notice of termination   was issued; and
  • (b) in respect of other taxes on income derived on or after the first of January of the calendar year following the year in which the notice of termination was issued.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned, duly authorized to that effect by their respective Governments, have signed this Convention.

DONE in duplicate at Amman on the 8th day of October of the year 2001 in Arabic.

FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF THE SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC:

MOH'D KHALID AL-MAHAYNI

MINISTER OF FINANCE

FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF THE HASHEMITE KINGDOM OF JORDAN:

MICHELLE MARTO

MINISTER OF FINANCE