Tax

PricewaterhouseCoopers is the leading tax services provider in Zambia. We assist business and individual clients with their tax compliance function and long term tax and business strategy. We are conscious of the need to provide value added services which makes practical sense and our mantra to “add value” is engrained in all our client service staff.

We provide tax services to a wide range of clients ranging from global multinational organizations to local emerging businesses operating in diverse industries such as financial services, mining, agriculture, tourism, manufacturing, energy , retail and construction.

We have assisted and continue to assist major inward investors successfully set up their businesses and operations in Zambia by providing advice on the structuring of their investments and operations, registering their business and assisting them set up good compliance systems and controls to enable them to meet their local tax and regulatory obligations.

The tax regime in Africa is evolving and tax issues and how they are dealt with can have a significant impact on the success of a business. Therefore tax strategy together with a sound knowledge of the technical knowledge of the legislation and its practical application are crucial to long term profitability of business.

When assisting clients or dealing with a project we adopt a holistic approach taking into account not just the tax implications but also the business, economic and social impact of any transaction by leveraging on the knowledge of our industry specialists.
We have a good relationship with the Zambia Revenue Authority and all key business organizations.

PricewaterhouseCoopers provides the following key taxation services:

  • International tax structuring and planning;
  • Tax compliance and advisory services covering Corporate Tax, VAT, withholding Tax, Customs and Excise, PAYE;
  • PAYE, Corporate tax, VAT, withholding tax and Customs and Excise Health checks;
  • Business registration;
  • International Assignee Services for expatriates and executive staff;
  • Payroll services.