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Africa tax in brief

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Taxand South Africa provides the latest tax updates. 

  • ANGOLA: Securities Code Regulations enacted
  • CAMEROON: Tax amnesty on property tax announced
  • GABON: Finance Law 2016 – direct taxes
  • KENYA: Budget and Finance Bill 2016
  • LESOTHO: new tax treaty with South Africa enters into force
  • NIGERIA: electronic payment platforms rolled out
  • NIGERIA: deductible expenses must satisfy the wholly, reasonably, exclusively and necessarily test
  • NIGERIA: Tax Appeal Tribunal rules that reimbursable expenses not liable to VAT and withholding tax
  • NIGERIA: revocation of withholding tax at source
  • RWANDA: 2016/17 Budget
  • TANZANIA: Budget 2016/17 – direct taxation
  • UGANDA: Uganda Income Tax (Amendment) Bill 2016 – details

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Taxand's Take

Businesses with operations across Africa should take note of the updates mentioned in their locations to ensure they remain compliant. 

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South Africa
Sub-Saharan Africa

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