The Uganda Revenue Authority insists that all eligible tax payer have to play their part in order to create fairness in tax collection.
This by the Act. Commissioner General Patrick Mukiibi as he addressed the public at Kololo independence grounds where the tax appreciation week has started and this is aiming at sensitizing the public on tax remittance and to realize what the taxes they pay contribute to.
Mukiibi says despite the mechanisms put in place including broadening of knowledge to the tax payers, easing the payment system among others, there still elements of Ugandans who dodge paying taxes.
He says the Authority is however strengthening its capacity to ensure all qualifying tax payers especially those bringing in cargos fully pay the dues as required.