The Managing Partner’s International Assignments
- Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) – March 2000:
Requested by the Tanzanian Government, through TRA, to carry out a post – implementation review of the introduction of VAT in Tanzania. The report covered wide ranging recommendations, which were implemented and improved the revenue collections. The report was well received by TRA, the Government and the donor community, including the IMF and the World Bank.
- Lesotho Revenue Authority (LRA) March 2002:
Presented a joint bid with PMTC to establish the LRA, including the introduction of VAT. The bid was successful and both LRA and its VAT Division were successfully established.
- Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) – March 2003:
Requested by the Zimbabwean Government, through ZIMRA, to plan and recommend detailed procedures required for the introduction of VAT in Zimbabwe. The report was well received and led to the successful launch of VAT in Zimbabwe, without any adverse reaction from the stakeholders.
- Chairman of the Forum for VAT Administrators in Africa – 2001 and 2002:
Successfully, managed the Forum from 2001 to 2002. The membership has since grown to a larger grouping, sharing valuable experiences in tax administration and improving compliance.
We have other highly qualified and experienced technical staff and business associates in the firm, who have wide ranging experience in the Customs and Excise management, operations, training and modernization (including the Asycuda computer system), Direct Taxes, accounting, auditing, investigations, human resource selections and management, public sector accountability, immigration matters, business networking of Zambian nationals with direct foreign investors and other various consultancy services.
Our staff have also been on the following engagements;
The COMESA Customs international training, rendering capacity building and modernization services to Customs officers drawn from the COMESA region.