Contemporary Issues in Taxation

Start: Jun 24, 2024
End: Jul 5, 2024
Venue: Kampala - Uganda
Format: Two weeks
Duration: 2 weeks
Start: Sep 9, 2024
End: Sep 20, 2024
Venue: ESAMI Headquarters - Arusha - Tanzania
Format: Two weeks
Duration: 2 weeks
Statement of Need

Taxation is fluid and dynamic as its statutes keep changing over time. Changes in the global and local business industry requires that tax officers continue learning to acquire the most up-to-date knowledge that can help them  perform their work in a most efficient way. Participants will critically evaluate the impact of taxation on economic growth, investment, income distribution, and social welfare. They will explore the role of taxation in promoting sustainable development, reducing inequality, and addressing environmental challenges. This programme is designed specifically for tax officers in order to enable them grasp recent developments in taxation.

Who Attends

Senior tax officers in the ministries of finance and government revenue authorities to including commissioners, directors, tax assessors, investigators and other tax officers.

How participants will benefit

At the end of the course participants will be able to:
• Apply techniques on taxation ;
• Explain development in taxation that affects their country taxation;
• Explain tax administration;
• Identify tax avoidance and tax evasion situations;
• Conduct tax audits and tax investigations;
• Explain tax reforms;
• Interpret regional tax treaties;
• Identify tax appropriate tax incentives.


US$ 1600 to cover tuition and training materials only.