How reliable are Taxpayers’ Tax Returns Data? Data Management in Uganda Revenue Authority

Project Researchers: Jova Mayega, URA, Jane Nabuyondo, URA, Milly Nalukwago, URA & Ronald Waiswa, URA
Partners: Using data provided by the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA)
Past Project

The overall objective of this project is to examine how clean the tax return data is in the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA).

The team will examine the following research questions:

  1. What data gaps exist in URA tax return records?
  2. What are the sources of errors (if any) in the return filing process?
  3. What challenges do taxpayers face while filing tax returns?
  4. What can the URA do to improve the quality of tax returns data?