Recommended further reading

  • Bird, Richard (2010) “Smart Tax Administration.” Economic Premise No 36. Washington D.C.: World Bank
  • Freire, Maria Emelia, and Garzon, Hernando (2014) “Chapter 4: Managing Local Revenues.” In Farvacque-Vitkovic, Catherine and Kopanyi, Mihaly Municipal Finances – A Handbook for Local Governments. Washington D.C.: World Bank
  • Kopanyi, Mihaly (2015) Local Revenue Reform – Kampala Capital City Authority. London: International Growth Centre
  • Boex, Jamie. “Final Report: Development of a Strategic Framework for the Financing of Local Governments in Tanzania.” Georgia State University, 2005.
  • Fjeldstad, Odd-Helge. “To Pay or Not to Pay; Citizens’ Views on Taxation in Local Authorities in Tanzania,” 2004.
  • Fjeldstad, Odd-Helge, Lucas Katera, and Erasto Ngalewa. “Outsourcing Revenue Collection: Experiences from Local Government Authorities in Tanzania.” Research on Poverty Alleviation, 2008.
  •  Kopanyi, Mihaly and Franzsen, Riël (2018). “Property Taxation in Kampala, Uganda: An Analytic Case Study on a Successful Reform”

A write-up of Kampala’s successful experience transforming its revenue collection practices to drive municipal revenue growth can be found here.