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KPMG Summarizes REIT Regimes Around the World 

Global Tax Adviser


March 11, 2014


KPMG Global's recently updated report, "Taxation of Real Estate Investment Trusts", summarizes the real estate investment trust (REIT) regimes in Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Americas, as of October 31, 2013. The report addresses the key regulatory, tax and legal rules for establishing and operating REITs (or their equivalent) in each jurisdiction.

Specifically, the report covers REIT regimes in seven European countries (the U.K., France, Belgium, Italy, Germany, the Netherlands and Spain), six countries in Asia Pacific (Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia, Japan, South Korea and the Philippines), as well as Canada, the United States and Brazil.


For more information, contact your KPMG adviser.






Information is current to March 11, 2014. The information contained in this publication is of a general nature and is not intended to address the circumstances of any particular individual or entity. Although we endeavour to provide accurate and timely information, there can be no guarantee that such information is accurate as of the date it is received or that it will continue to be accurate in the future. No one should act upon such information without appropriate professional advice after a thorough examination of the particular situation. For more information, contact KPMG's National Tax Centre at 416.777.8500

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