Issue 04: Domestic Tax Harmonization (income Taxes)

Challenge: Burundi and Tanzania are yet to ratify EAC Agreement for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with Respect to Taxes on Income. Unharmonized Domestic Tax Regimes (VAT, Excise and Income Taxes).

Members Affected: All Members

Status Update: The Agreement is yet to come into force as Burundi and Tanzania are yet to ratify. EABC Secretariat with support from TMEA will be organizing public private dialogue meetings with the Governments of Burundi and Tanzania to ratify the DTA.