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EITI gets New International Board, former Swedish PM as Chair

Posted on February 25, 2016 · Posted in Governance

Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) general convening in Lima on 23rd February, 2016 elected a new governance board of directors comprising of distinguished and high standing members drawn from the.. read more

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Gov’t Revenues from Extractive sector increases, Tsh 2.4 trillion unreconciled

Posted on February 22, 2016 · Posted in General

Government revenues reportedly paid by mining, Oil and gas companies, collectively known as the Extractive Industries Sector has increased by over five times from USD 102,110,000 in 2011 to USD.. read more

Tanzania Currency

Increasing tax revenues: Major Tanzania tax reforms in offing

Posted on January 21, 2016 · Posted in Taxation and development

Major tax reforms are in the offing as government searches for alternative longterm solutions to boost its tax revenue collections during the 2016/17 fiscal year and years to come. Overtime,.. read more

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‘Political will’ dwarfing Anti-Corruption agencies, a new OSIEA study report reveals

Posted on January 20, 2016 · Posted in General

A new corruption study report concludes that the successful fight against corruption is hinged on a combination of political will and unfettered independence of anti-corruption agencies. The study which commissioned.. read more

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HOW CAN TANZANIA & EAST AFRICA MANAGE PETROLEUM REVENUES FROM DISPUTED AND TRANSBOUNDARY AREAS

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HOW CAN TANZANIA & EAST AFRICA MANAGE PETROLEUM REVENUES FROM DISPUTED AND TRANSBOUNDARY AREAS By Moses Kulaba:  ***This article is an extract from a challenge case  essay submitted to PETRAD,.. read more

Business Ethics and Corporate Governance

Corporate tax transparency: 64 Dutch Companies ranked, County by Country Reporting still elusive

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In a very unprecedented move which could signify a significant a positive milestone in International corporate tax transparency 64 Dutch companies have accepted to be subjected to public scrutiny over.. read more

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EPZs escaping the Taxman? : An assessment of the impact of Economic Processing Zones (EPZ) and Special Economic Zones on FDI and Revenue Collection Tanzania

Posted on December 20, 2015 · Posted in Trade and investment

By Moses Kulaba Over the past years Tanzania has suffered from low revenue collection and persistent ‘tax revenue gap’ and balance of trade deficit’. In early 2000’s it was  assumed.. read more

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Regional Trade Facilitation: Challenges of EPZs and SEZs on East African Regional Trade Integration

Posted on November 20, 2015 · Posted in Trade and investment

By Moses Kulaba Despite the interest that has been shown by East African Community governments in establishing Economic Processing Zones and Special Economic Zones (SEZ) as an investment promotion measure,.. read more

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Tax dodgers hide behind thin line of ‘Tax Avoidance and Tax Evasion’

Posted on May 6, 2015 · Posted in Taxation and development

By Moses Kulaba There is no fine distinction between tax avoidance and tax evasion in Tanzania and over the years many tax dodgers’ evaders have hidden behind this veil of.. read more

Income tax

Perspectives on expanding the Income tax base in Tanzania

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 By Moses Kulaba The Income Tax base in Tanzania is criticised for its being too narrow. This article interrogates this assertion and makes viable proposals on how the income tax.. read more

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