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Real estate income is generally taxed where the property is located; the UK tax treaties generally allow the jurisdiction where the land is located to tax income from the land.
Therefore, a UK company with overseas property may be subject to tax in the local jurisdiction as well as in the UK, as UK tax rules subject a UK company to UK corporation tax on profits on land and property outside the UK. Relief for overseas tax on property income will available by treaty relief, unilateral relief or deduction relief, depending on the circumstances.
Where the business of the UK company is such that the income from property is taxed as trading income, rather than gains (eg where the company is a property developer or trades in property), then the UK tax treaties, where applicable, may provide relief from overseas taxes under the business profits article. Where the UK company does not have a permanent establishment in the treaty country, the UK will generally have taxing rights over business profits over the UK company, including the profits of a property business (this should always be confirmed
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