Tanzania, Nov. 25 -- Dar es Salaam. Tax is one of the most important sources of revenue for any government to enable it implement various development projects and stimulate industrial economy which in turn brings about social and economical development.

For this to be realised, experts in tax issues say education on the importance of paying taxes was key to ease the process of collecting taxes by the government.

To ensure such move becomes fruitful, the Institute of Tax Administration (ITA), an integral part of the Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA), was officially registered as a higher learning institution in 2007, and accredited in 2009 through the National Council for Technical Education (NACTE) Act of 1997.

ITA's Rector, Prof Isaya ...