Economic Governance

Photo: Tanzania Revenue Authority.

The Tax Modernisation Programme (TMP) is implemented by the Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) and jointly supported by UK, Denmark and Norway through a basket funding mechanism agreed with the Government of Tanzania. Technical assistance is also provided by the same and other development partners separately, but as an integrated part of the overall programme. Read more

In 2013 multi-year agreements were signed with Tanzania, and with the Eastern and Southern African Anti Money Laundering Group (ESAAMLG). Read more

A multiyear agreement was signed in 2013 with REPOA (Policy Research Institute for Development). Read more

Tax Revenue Authority, Dar es Salaam. 
Photo: Norwegian Embassy.

The debate surrounding mining operations and benefit sharing in Tanzania after the privatization of the mines in the late 1990s has been long standing. The last years, Norwegian technical support has contributed to raise the tax revenue. The tax revenue collected from the mining sector doubled from 2011 to 2012. Read more