Breakfast Meeting SPEECH-ZTP Chairperson- 15.04.2021

DISTINGUISHED LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, ALLOW ME TO THANK AND WELCOME YOU ALL TO THIS VERY IMPORTANT MEETING TO DELIBERATE ON THE CHALLENGES POSED BY FINANCIAL CRIMES ON DEVELOPMENT IN ZAMBIA. ALLOW ME TO BEGIN BY EXTENDING MY APPRECIATION ON BEHALF OF THE ZAMBIA TAX PLATFORM. MANY THANKS TO SECRETARIAT FOR THE WORK DONE IN PUTTING…
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Presentation By Dr. Pollen

During the Zambia Tax Platform BREAKFAST MEETING ON IMPLICATIONS OF FINANCIAL CRIMES ON POVERTY AND INEQUALITY Download Presentation

ANALYS OF SALES TAX BILL -GST REPORT.

In the National Budget speech on Friday 28th September, 2018, The Minister of Finance pronounced that Value Added Tax would be replaced by Sales Tax in the year 2019. (ZRA, 2019). According to the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Margaret Mwanakatwe, Sales Tax is necessary to stop the refund debt escalation and to increase domestic revenue…
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ZTP STATE OF THE ECONOMY REPORT

Years of over-borrowing has left the economy on a knife-edge as debt accumulation shows no sign of stopping. External debt as at end of second quarter 2019 had increased by 0.5 percent to US$ 10.23 billion from US$ 10.18billion at the end of first quarter (MOF, 2019). Domestic debt only captured as securities and bonds…
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2020 National Budget Analysis Report Draft

Growth of the Zambian Economy has slowly been declining over the years. This year, the growth rate is focused to close at only 2 percent. This is a significant drop compared to the average growth rates of 6 percent that were observed between 2010 and 2015 and will be one of the lowest growth rates…
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Quarterly Review Meeting

CTPD and ZTP end of quarter one of 2021 review meeting held today at the Grand Palace Hotel.

2021 Illicit Financial Flows Conference was organised by CTPD with support from AFRODAD.

Theme: Illicit Financial Flows and Debt in Africa within COVID-19 Pandemic.

SHARPENING YOUTH SKILLS IS IMPERATIVE FOR SUSTAINABLE PARTNERSHIPS

For Immediate Press Release I 12th March 2021 The Zambia Tax Platform (ZTP) would like to join the rest of the country to commemorate this year’s youth day under the theme Enhancing National Development through sustainable youth partnerships. Youths are recognized world over for their efforts and vital role that they play towards national development.…
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ZTP ENGAGEMENT MEETING FOCUSING ON ENHANCING ZAMBIA’S RESOURCE MOBILIZATION

The Zambia Tax Platform brought together members from the civil society, government and private sector to dialogue on the concept of domestic resource mobilization in Zambia and opportunities that exist for increasing revenues and investment.During the meeting, it was noted that the macro-economic environment in Zambia currently poses challenges for economic prosperity.Inflation is on the…
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IMPROVING ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN WILL ENHANCE COMPETITION

For Immediate Press Release I 8th March 2021 The Zambia Tax Platform (ZTP) recognizes the commemoration of the International Women`s Day with high importance. ZTP identifies women as key actors towards the achievement of sustainable development. The realization of women’s human rights and the empowerment of all women and young ladies alike is fundamental to…
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