The Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) was established by the Tanzania Revenue Authority Act (Revised Edition of 2006). The Authority is a semi-autonomous agency of the Government of Tanzania responsible for the administration of the Central Government taxes as well as several non-tax revenues.
The functions of TRA include among others, assessing, collecting and accounting for all Central Government Revenue; Administering effectively and efficiently all the revenue laws of the Central Government; Advising the Government on all matters related to fiscal policy; Promoting voluntary tax compliance; Improving the quality of services to the tax payers; Counteracting fraud and other forms of tax evasion and Producing trade statistics and publications.
TRA’s ambition is to become an efficient, customer-focused and people-centred organization comparable with its counterparts in the emerging economies. To achieve this, the Authority is basically guided by three strategic themes namely Convenience; Compliance and Continual Improvement.
TRA is seeking to recruit dynamic, strategic, experienced and qualified Tanzanians with strong credentials to fill the positions in the Customs and Excise, Internal Affairs and Planning and Modernization Departments. Applications are therefore invited from suitably qualified Tanzanians for the following positions;