Welcome to the ICTD

We are a research network improving the quality of tax policy and administration in sub-Saharan Africa. 

We collaboratively generate policy-relevant research and build African research capacity in the area of taxation. 

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25 October 2019
Fifth ETRN seminar at Ethiopian Civil Service University

You are cordially invited to the third Ethiopian Tax Research Network seminar, hosted at the Ethiopian Civil Service University (ECSU). The first discussion will be on “Transfer Pricing and its Challenges to Ethiopian Tax Administration and Revenue Mobilization” with Professor Fisseha-Tsion Menghistu, the CEO of Afro-Global Consultancy Service. Afterwads, Dr. Teklu Kassu, Assistant Professor at ECSU,…

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