DTT with Kosovo enters into force

Zagrebacka Banka d.d.
New double tax treaty between Croatia and Kosovo entered into force and will be applicable as of 1 January 2018
Fri, 08/12/2017


The Double Tax Treaty (DTT) entered into between Croatia and Kosovo came into force on 4 December 2017 and will become effective as of 1 January 2018.

The applicable tax rates according to the DTT are as described in what follows.

  • Dividend
  • 5% if the beneficial owner holds at least 25% of the shares
  • 10% in all other cases
  • Interest: 5%


Impact on investors: Eligible tax residents of Croatia and Kosovo will be able to enjoy preferential DTT rates as of 1 January 2018.