Repealed 1504 a Setback to Transparency!

Section 1504, better known as the Cardin-Lugar provision is an endowment of the 2010 American Dodd- Frank Financial Reform and...

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Public beneficial ownership registries- a shot in the arm in the fight against Illicit Financial Flows

  There is a quote that says – “it’s easier to lie in public”. As the world continues to work...

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TJN-A welcomes suspension of Zimbabwe’s new VAT law

Plans by the Zimbabwean Ministry of Finance and Economic Development to introduce a 15% Value Added Tax on basic commodities...

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Zimbabwe introduces 15% VAT on basic commodities: A step backwards to the fight against global inequality

It is a proven fact that Value Added Tax (VAT) is a regressive tax which burdens the poor more than...

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AMV 2017: People’s Mining Indaba to examine Africa Mining Vision

CAPE TOWN, 3 February 2017: Over 400 activists who are members of civil society, faith-based organisations, mining-affected and impacted community...

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VAT on basic consumables unfair to Zimbabwe citizens

NAIROBI, 3 February 2017– On 1 February 2017, the 15% VAT levy extended to basic goods in Zimbabwe in a...

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Fighting the global Inequality challenge: Using the Fair Tax Monitor

‘An economy for the 99%’ and not ‘an economy for the 1%’ is what the world requires! An ideal global...

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Civil society experts issue accelerated agenda for addressing illicit financial flows in Africa

Group highlights 14 steps African leaders can take to energize fight against Illicit Flows following Addis Ababa Action Agenda, SDGs,...

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Africa loses approximately US$50 billion annually through Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs). The AU/ECA’s High Level Panel on Illicit Financial Flows report and other studies argue that Africa lost over US$1 trillion through IFFs in the last 50 years – an amount similar to Official Development Assistance in the same period. READ MORE

TJN-A at 10!

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2017 marks a great milestone for Tax Justice Network- Africa- TJN-A clocks ten years of existence. Ten years of promoting tax justice in Africa. Ten years of consistent work in pushing tax justice from the backburner to the forefront of public agenda. READ MORE

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We seek to provide a platform for CSOs, researchers, media and other stakeholders to collaborate to promote socially just and progressive taxation systems as well as challenge policies, laws and systems- both local and international- that undermine Africa’s domestic resource mobilization efforts.

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About TJNA

The Tax Justice Network-Africa (TJN-A) is a Pan-African initiative and a member of the Global Alliance for Tax Justice. Launched in January 2007 during the World Social Forum (WSF) held in Nairobi, TJN-A promotes socially- just, accountable and progressive taxation systems in Africa. It advocates for tax policies with pro-poor outcomes and tax systems that curb public resource leakages and enhance domestic resource mobilisation.

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