Tax

PricewaterhouseCoopers Tanzania is the largest tax practice in Tanzania. Our focus is tax strategy, planning and compliance. Our taxation services include the following:

Getting started
Advice on tax efficient tax structuring, and on investment and tax incentives; processing income tax and VAT registrations.

Tax Advisory
Tax Advisory and planning services including general corporate issues; withholding taxes; remuneration structuring; VAT, customs and excise duties, and stamp duty.

Corporate tax management and process services
Preparation, review and filing of provisional and final tax returns; processing annual tax clearance; monitoring compliance with filing and payment deadlines; correspondence with the Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) and attending meetings with the TRA to finalise tax assessments; attending to and processing objections as appropriate to assessments from TRA; application for waivers in case of imposition of penalties; preparation of appeal documents; representation at appeal; maintenance of tax position summary.

Client information
Update on legislative changes and tax developments including budget briefing and regular newsletters; courses on taxation issues for clients by specific request.

Queensway Trustees
Queensway Trustees (1998) Limited (a network firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers) provides corporate secretarial services. Our services include the following:

Getting started
Investment advice including issues pertaining to registration with Tanzania Investment Centre; incorporation of local companies & registration of branches of foreign companies; registration of trade marks and business names; legal due diligence services in respect of prospective acquisitions.

Company secretarial services
Maintenance of statutory books; filing annual statutory returns; attendance at, and drafting minutes of, annual general meetings and board meetings.

Outsourcing the payroll function
Preparation of monthly payroll, completion of relevant monthly and annual forms, monitoring / effecting statutory payments; effecting payments to employees.

Business support services
Carrying out company, mining and land registration searches; processing applications for fresh land titles, renewals and replacement of defaced lost or destroyed title deeds.

Legal advisory
Advisory: Employment and immigration law; banking law; foreign exchange control; commercial law; mining law; company restructuring and reorganisation; intellectual property, copyright, trade marks and patent law.

Drafting: Drafting and reviewing legal agreements and instruments, including: loan and pre finance contracts, technical management agreements, shareholders' agreements, debentures, mortgages and chattel instruments; drafting trust deeds & constitutions and processing registration of trust bodies and associations/ societies.

Commercial litigation: Attending to court cases, appeals and applications.