List of steps
(Total number of steps: 19)
Obtain notarized return and declaration delivered form  (1)
Obtain certificate of compliance  (4)
Register notarized lease agreement  (3)
Obtain Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN)  (3)
Obtain business licence  (4)
Register for VAT  (2)
Register for social security  (2)

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Submit request for value added tax registration

Timeframe ( see details )

Wait until next step

20 mn  -  30 mn
1 day  -  2 days

Contact details

Entity in charge

Tanzania Revenue Authority

Lumumba street, , Dar es Salaam. P. O. Box 25216
Tel: +255 222 180 104

Unit in charge

Domestic Revenue Department - Kariakoo Service Center 2nd Floor (ILALA REGION)

Mon: 08:00-17:00
Tue: 08:00-17:00
Wed: 08:00-17:00
Thu: 08:00-17:00
Fri: 08:00-17:00

Person in charge

TRA Officer

Tel: +255 222 180 104
Email: info@tra.go.tz

Expected results

Appointment 01 - Appointment

Requirements

1. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Business license (Simple copy)
2. Application and registration form ( VAT 101)
Application and registration form ( VAT 101) (original)

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: Min. 10mn - Max. 15mn
Attention at counter: Min. 10mn - Max. 15mn
Waiting time until next step: Min. 1 day - Max. 2 days

Legal justification

1. Value Added Tax Act, 2014
Value Added Tax Act, 2014
articles ss.19, 20
2. Value Added Tax (registration) regulations 1998
Value Added Tax (registration) regulations 1998
3. Tanzania Revenue Authority Act 2006
Tanzania Revenue Authority Act 2006
Article s.5

Additional information

When submitting a request for VAT the tax officer is obliged to have a short interview with the customer to establish eligibility of VAT Registration . The officer may request to inspect the business premises of the applicant. For any inquiry related to tax payment or complaints dial toll FREE 0800110016 for TTCL and Vodacom subscribers, 0786 800000 for Airtel and 0713800333 for Tigo subscribers

Recourse: Tanzania Revenue Authority

Entity in charge

Tanzania Revenue Authority

Lumumba street, , Dar es Salaam. P. O. Box 25216
Tel: +255 222 180 104

Unit in charge

Domestic Revenue Department - Kariakoo Service Center 2nd Floor (ILALA REGION)

Mon: 08:00-17:00
Tue: 08:00-17:00
Wed: 08:00-17:00
Thu: 08:00-17:00
Fri: 08:00-17:00

Person in charge

TRA Service Center In- Charge

Tel: +255 222 180 116
Email: rm_ilala@tra.go.tz
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