REGISTERING AND PAYING TAX share
Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) is responsible for collecting most taxes in Tanzania. Local government authorities also have mandate to collect some taxes and charges. Taxes are made up of direct and indirect taxes. Direct taxes mainly refer to taxes on income while indirect taxes are on consumption and international trade.
Tax payment methods are withholding, installment and assessment. Generally, every person is required to pay tax on installment and on assessment.
iii. persons paying service fees and contract payments. However exceptions exist.
Investor need to register and obtain the Taxpayer Identification number (TIN) at the TRA tax centre near the business location. Taxes are paid at banks.