Edict of the President of the Republic of Belarus

(Unofficial translation)

 

Edict of the President of the Republic of Belarus

No.353 of May 25, 2006

[Amended as of November 26, 2014]

On Approval of List of Offshore Zones

 

With the purposes of regulating of settlements with non-residents of the Republic of Belarus and widening of conditions for development of the international settlement systems with use of bank plastic cards I hereby enact:

1. To approve the list of the offshore zones - the states (territories), where the preferential tax treatment is applied, and (or) disclosing and granting of the information concerning financial operations is not provided (enclosed).

2. [Excluded]

3. Within two months:

the National Bank shall bring the acts in conformity with this Edict;

the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus shall take measures for implementation of this Edict.

4. This Edict shall enter into force from the date of its signing.

 

President of the Republic of Belarus                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 A.Lukashenko

 

APPROVED

Edict of the President

of the Republic of Belarus

No. 353 of May 25, 2006

 

LIST

of the offshore zones - the states (territories), where the preferential tax treatment is applied,

and (or) disclosing and granting of the information concerning financial operations is not provided

 

Principality of Andorra

Antigua and Barbuda

Commonwealth of the Bahamas

Barbados

Belize

Brunei Darussalam

Republic of Vanuatu

Anguilla

Bermudas

British Virgin Islands

Montserrat

Gibraltar

The British Indian Ocean Territory (Chagos Islands)

South Georgia and the Southern Sandwich islands

Turks and Caicos Islands

Cayman Islands

Grenada

Republic of Djibouti

Dominican Republic

Macao (Aomin, Chinese People's Republic)

Republic of Costa Rica

Cook Islands (New Zealand)

Niue (New Zealand)

Republic of Liberia

Principality of Liechtenstein

Republic of Mauritius

Labuan Island (Malaysia)

Republic of Maldives

Republic of the Marshall Islands

Republic of Nauru

Republic of Panama

Madeira Island (Portuguese Republic)

Principality of Monaco

Independent State of Samoa

Republic of Seychelles

Federation of Saint Christopher and Nevis

Saint Lucia

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Kingdom of Tonga

Virgin Islands (the United States of America)

Puerto Rico (the United States of America)

State of Wyoming (the United States of America)

State of Delaware (the United States of America)

Kerguelen Island

French Polynesia

Republic of the Fiji Islands

Jamaica

Republic of Montenegro

Aruba

Curaçao

Islands of Bonaire, Saba, Sint Eustatius

Sint Maarten

* unofficial translation *