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PROCEDURES OF FILING A DIVORCE IN TANZANIA

Before one decides to start with the procedures for filing a divorce in Tanzania, there should be specific reasons for filing a divorce in Tanzania. The Law of Marriage Act under section 107 (2) provides for these reasons and they include: Adultery committed by the Respondent; Cruelty, whether mental or physical, inflicted by the Respondent [...]

UPDATE: CHANGES TO THE MINING ACT IN TANZANIA

There have been significant changes to the mining- legal regime in Tanzania. The Mining (Local Content) Regulations, 2018 which were included in the Written Laws (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act No. 7 of 2017: These Regulations were enacted following the Amendments of the Mining Act, 2010. These Regulations have to be followed by contractors in order to [...]

UPDATE: CHANGES TO MERGERS THRESHOLD IN TANZANIA

The Fair Competition (Threshold for Notification of a Merger) (Amendment) Order 2017: The changes to mergers in Tanzania are to the following effect: In this, the Fair Competition Commission increased notification of a merger threshold From Tanzanian Shillings 800 million to Tanzanian Shillings 3.5 billion. The calculation of the threshold is calculated based on the [...]

UPDATE: TAX LAW CHANGES IN TANZANIA

Changes to The Value Added Tax Act [CAP 148] in Tanzania: This Act was amended in the Written Laws (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act No.3 of 2017. This Act is amended under Section 6 which now gives the Minister of Finance power to grant VAT exemptions in respect of projects funded by donor funds or concessional loans [...]

UPDATE: LAND ACT TANZANIA

Amendment of the Land Act, The Written Laws (Miscellaneous AmendAdd Newments) Act No.1 of 2018 : This Amendment provides that any person may mortgage his land or property so as to obtain a loan from a local or foreign bank or financial institution. This amendment also provides that the money which will be obtained after [...]