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WebinarHarnessing big data and ICT to boost revenues
Project meetingWork-in-progress meeting on tax research collaboration in Tanzania
As part of the Building up efficient and fair tax systems – lessons based on administrative tax data project, a work-in-progress meeting is held in-person between UNU-WIDER, the Tanzania Revenue Authority ( TRA ) and University of Dar es...
Project meetingWork-in-progress meeting on tax research collaboration in Uganda
PresentationCaroline Schimanski on taxing multinational corporations in Uganda
World Bank's hybrid conference on global tax equity is organized on 22-23 September 2022. Caroline Schimanski , a World Bank and African Development Bank consultant, gives a presentation on a WIDER Working Paper at the conference. The topic of...
Project meetingWork-in-progress meeting on tax research collaboration in Zambia
As part of the Building up efficient and fair tax systems – lessons based on administrative tax data project, a work-in-progress meeting is held in-person between UNU-WIDER, the Zambia Revenue Authority ( ZRA ) and Zambia Institute for Policy...
WorkshopAfrican Tax Administration Forum Master Class in collaboration with UNU-WIDER
PresentationUNU-WIDER's tax administrative data work presented at the launch of the Finnish Centre of Excellence in Tax Systems Research
PresentationTax administrative data work presented at Addis Tax Initiative West Africa workshop
Working PaperHow have formal firms recovered from the pandemic?: Insights from survey and tax administrative data in Zambia
This paper examines how formal firms have been impacted by and recovered from the pandemic by drawing on two distinct but complementary data sources...Firms COVID-19 Tax administration data
SeminarLaunch of the Uganda Revenue Authority secure research lab
Project workshopWork-in-progress meeting on tax research collaboration in Tanzania
As part of the Building up efficient and fair tax systems – lessons based on administrative tax data project, a work-in progress meeting was held in-person between UNU-WIDER and the Tanzania Revenue Authority ( TRA ) in Dar es Salaam 9 May...
AboutBuilding up efficient and fair tax systems – lessons from Rwanda
This project analyses administrative tax data in Rwanda to provide knowledge for better policy-making with respect to mobilizing public revenue for inclusive economic development. The project conducts new, policy-relevant research based on the...Tax administration data SDG17 Rwanda
Technical NoteThe Uganda Revenue Authority firm panel
This technical note describes the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) firm panel, which is constructed from administrative corporate income tax (CIT) returns and firm registration data for the financial years 2013/14–2019/20...Tax data Corporate income tax Uganda