Guide to Fiscal Information 

Key Economies in Africa 2015/16

Deloitte has a presence in 34 countries in Africa servicing 51 countries. Through this extensive network and legal integration across member firms, Deloitte is best positioned to provide our clients with up-to-date and accurate information on investment, taxation and regulatory matters across the continent

The latest publication of the Guide to Fiscal Information – Key Economies in Africa 2015/16 is now available to download. This publication contains an overview of the tax and investment environment of key economies in Africa. It also contains a comprehensive list of contacts from the Deloitte Africa Centre for Tax (ACT) who are available to assist businesses that are seeking to invest in Africa.

This year’s edition features an overview of 41 countries in Africa.

Details of each country’s investment incentives, exchange control regimes applicable (if applicable) taxation overview and other economic statistics are featured.

The 41 countries featured this year comprise: Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Chad, Congo (Brazzaville), Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Egypt, Ethiopia, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea Conakry, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, South Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Africa Center for Tax (ACT)

What is ACT?

Organisations with operations in multiple jurisdictions face tremendous challenges in keeping pace with each jurisdiction’s tax and regulations. For this reason, they often turn to Deloitte to outsource their direct and indirect tax compliance, as well as report processing.

With shared services and data management skills, our Africa Centre for Tax (ACT), which is based in Johannesburg, can support local, near shore and offshore compliance activities, covering the African continent. ACT covers all compliance related activities, also assisting in special circumstances, such as post-merger integration, shared services centres, Pan African accounting and tax processes and risk reviews which require substantial system, process and technology support.


ACT Director :  Annelies Dieusaert

Namibia Tax Director : Gerda Brand


To find out more download the ACT brochure here

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