Overview

The Institute recognizes the importance of research in areas of Customs and Taxation to tax administrations and stakeholders. The Institute’s research activities are focused on improving the administration of customs and taxation. The Research Technical Committee (RTC) is responsible for formulation of the research agenda.

The research agenda of the Institute is “Enhancing Tax Compliance” with the following priority research themes:

  • Tax compliance
  • Taxation of the SMEs
  • International taxation and transfer pricing
  • Taxation of specialized sectors (oil and gas, telecommunication, financial services, and mining)

In order to ensure focus, efficiency and equity, the research activities of the institute are guided by the ITA Research and Consultancy Policy 2012 

Research Interests

Faculty members are involved in various research activities in the broad areas of Tax Policy, Customs policy, Customs law and administration, Tax law and administration, International taxation, Tax compliance and revenue mobilization, Local government tax administration, Accounting and Finance, Risk Management, Strategic planning and management, Project monitoring and evaluation, ICT and revenue administration systems.

Research interest of individual faculty members can be viewed through their profiles.

Customs Law, Policy and Administration

Jocktan  Kyamuhanga

Suweid Faraj

Pius Kibahila

Rogasian Shirima

Kasty Phelician

Ahmad Mohamed

Amos Benjamin

Edward Mwakimonga

Joyce Sichone

Mary Ruhara

Michael J. Marere

 

 

Tax Law, Policy and Administration

Prof. Isaya J. Jairo

Dr. Lewis J. Ishemoi

Stella Cosmas

Emmanuel Massewe

Emmanuel Masalu

Joseph Chikongoye

Phillip Mbati

Pilly Marwa

Asha Nassor

Richard Donati

Rosemary Mwandu

Alfred. J. Kimea

Rufina Milamo

Ryoba Mzalendo

Haji J. Mkwawa

Hamza. I. Abdulrahman

Pascal Gomba

Evelyne Mwambije

Hamida Msofe

August O. Kessy

Elly Mloso

Noah Athanas

Rukayya S. Abdallah

Dr. Amos Ibrahim

Praygod Chao

 

 

 

Decision Sciences

Ussi H. Hussein

Cyril Chimilila

Justin Musa

 

Economics and Fiscal Policy

Dr. Amos Ibrahim

Ussi H. Hussein

Cyril Chimilila

Justin Musa

Rufina Milamo

 

 

Accounting and Finance

Prof. Isaya J. Jairo

Emmanuel Masalu

Ahmad Mohamed

Praygod Chao

 

 

 

Management and Humanities

Tunu Mwiru

Caroline Mutayabarwa

Ibrahim Mshighati

Haji J. Mkwawa

Hamza. I. Abdulrahman

Asha Nassor

Stella Cosmas

Michael J. Marere