Tanzania Tax Amnesty
The TRA’s Public Notice on the Amnesty is dated 11 July 2018.
The notice informs the public of amendment in the Tax Administration (Remission of Interest and Penalty) Order, 2018 that grants Ministerial powers to the Commissioner General to waive 100% of the accumulated penalties and interests on outstanding taxes. It also goes further to provide the scope of the amnesty, eligibility of the amnesty, the conditions for the amnesty as well as the coverage period.
The TRA’s Public Notice on the Amnesty
The tax amnesty application is to be made in writing by 30th November 2018 with a commitment to pay the principal amount. Taxpayers are allowed to apply to pay in instalments the principal tax and they have up to 30th June 2019 to do so.