Complaint

Complaint number
NTB-000-757  
NTB Type
2.8. Lengthy and costly customs clearance procedures  
Complaint
Long lead time to confirm paid taxes; for exports into Tanzania once entries have been lodged and taxes paid, it takes 1 week for Tanzania Revenue Authority to confirm that taxes have been paid. The process of confirmation is supposed to take 1 day.  
Status note
The 25th EAC NTBs Forum held from 9-12 May 2018,was informed that this matter had been resolved by the bilateral meeting between URT and Kenya.  
Progress update note
The Bilateral meeting held in September, 2017 This NTB will be considered by the Customs Committee. Kenya and Tanzania agreed that this matter be handled jointly between TRA and KRA. This NTB will be considered by the Customs Committee.  
Policy or regulatory NTB
No 
Location
Tanzania: Tanzania Revenue Authority (Government institution)  
Reporting Country or Region
Kenya  
Date of incident
2017-05-05  
Status
Resolved  
Date of resolution
2018-05-12  
Product Description
 
Total value
0  
Date reported
2017-08-02 10:59  
Modified
2018-05-21 06:31