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Guide to Fiscal Information - Key Economies in Africa 2019

Driving impact in Africa

This year’s edition of the booklet has been expanded to include an additional country, Sudan, over and above 44 countries featured in last year’s edition.

The 45 countries featured this year comprise: Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Chad, Congo (Brazzaville), Cote d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea Conakry, Kenya, Lesotho, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rèunion, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Details of each country’s income tax, VAT (or sales tax) and other significant taxes are set out in the publication. In addition, investment incentives available, exchange control regimes applicable (if any) and certain other basic economic statistics are detailed.

 

About the Global Tax Centre Africa (GTCA)

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, data management skills and reporting expertise our Global Tax Centre Africa (GTCA) supports local, near shore and offshore compliance functions, covering all key economies in Africa. GTCA covers all compliance and reporting related activities, also assisting in special circumstances, such as post-merger integration, shared services centres, Pan-African accounting and tax processes, procedures and risk reviews which require substantial system, process and technology support.

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