Legislation of The Tax Appeals Tribunal of Uganda

The bill was passed by Parliament and formalized into an act that provided for the establishment and operation of the Tax Appeals Tribunal. The purpose of this was to set up an independent body to settle tax disputes between the Taxpayers and Uganda Revenue Authority and to sensitize people people about their rights in regards taxation.

The purpose of this Acts is:

Tax Appeals Tribunal Acts Cap (345), was passed in 1997 for the establishment and operation of the Tax Appeals Tribunal. The main purpose is to settle tax disputes between the taxpayers and Uganda Revenue Authority. By enacting this parliament was fulfilling the requirement in Article 152 (3) of the constitution of the republic of Uganda of 1995.