Team leader @ Transfer Pricing at Uganda Revenue Authority
I am Ugandan tax professional working with the Uganda Revenue Authority as a team leader for international tax and transfer pricing. I have undertaken various roles as a transfer pricing expert, handling international taxation reviews, promoting frameworks for exchange of information for tax purposes so as to enhance tax transparency and working with developing countries to contribute to think tanks in the development of new tax policy that best suites the needs and circumstances of developing countries. I have recently led the URA initiative on indirect tax for nonresident service providers of electronic services. My undergraduate qualification was in Quantitative Economics and I am a member of the UK Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).
Breakout Session 4: Taxation of Digital Platforms: Global Trends and Uganda’s Position
This panel shall discuss the approaches other countries have adopted in imposing taxation on digital platforms, the considerations of the amount of tax levied on digital platforms in light of the need to encourage cross border e-commerce and which factors Uganda must consider when widening its tax bases to include digital platforms.