IRAS deepening taking place in Fort Portal Municipal Council.

IRAS deepening in Gulu Municipal Council
January 19, 2020
The European Union supported Program on Integrated Local Finances for Sustainable Urban Development in the Greater Kampala Metropolitan Area (PIFUD)
January 24, 2020

FORT PORTAL – This activity started on the 19th of January 2020 will continue to take place at Fort Portal Municipal Council Head Office, Divisions offices (East, West and South) until the 8th February 2020.

This activity is being spear headed by the IRAS team under the leadership of Mr. James Ogwang, the Principal Financial Analyst-Local Revenue at the Local Government Finance Commission, the IRAS World Bank Lead Consultant, Mr. Frank Batungwa Tumusiime, together with the technical teams at Fort Portal Municipal Council and the Divisions.

The purpose of this activity is deepening of the piloting of IRAS in Fort Portal Municipal Council to cover all divisions and the revenue sources – support the municipal in enumeration of taxpayers, register verification, assessment/ billing and reporting, hand hold the municipal staff for appreciation and buy-in of the system as part of change management.

The main activities that have defined this event include; Operationalization of collections, sensitize the taxpayers, support the staff in enumeration and registration of the taxpayers, creation of user Accounts, verification of the registers, assessment and billing of the taxpayers and revenue reporting.

More photos from the event

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