Indirect Tax

Indirect Tax

We assist and advise clients with  value-added tax (VAT) related matters, including:

  • transaction specific VAT advice;
  • VAT structuring and planning;
  • VAT due diligence;
  • negotiations with the Tanzania Revenue Authority and Zanzibar Revenue Authority, objections and appeals;
  • VAT rulings;
  • VAT litigation and alternative dispute resolution (ADR); and
  • VAT risk management, minimising VAT leakage and optimising VAT recovery.

We also assist clients with customs and excise related matters, including:

  • transaction specific customs and excise advice;
  • customs and excise compliance advice and support;
  • dealing with customs regarding post-clearance audit issues;
  • negotiating with customs and assisting with internal administrative appeals; and
  • customs litigation and ADR.

Key Contacts


Afrilex Associates
P: +255 22 292 3571
T: +255 758 452 355
E: info@afrilex.co.tz
Tanzanite Park
8th Floor, Wing B
Plot No. 38 South Ursino St
New Bagamoyo Road, Dar es Salaam


Afrilex Associates is a modern regional law firm with presence in Tanzania, Zanzibar and Rwanda. Its team of Partners, Advocates and Associates has unrivalled experience of working with multi-national companies, public companies and private persons within and outside the East African region.

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