Ministry conducts PAYE taxation training for income tax officials


By M.A. Egge

The Director General of the Ministry of Finance of Somaliland Mr. Hussein Osman (Mu’adinka) graced the commencement of a training session for officials of the income tax department, precisely on pay-as-you-earn (PAYE) taxes methodologies.

The two-day training got the participants appraised on the technical methodologies of taxing employees through PAYE system.

The DG said that it was necessary to maintain such trainings and get its knowledge even if it was imperative and warrants obtaining the skill from abroad.

He said that the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs are working together with the treasury department to secure the total number of employers and employees in the country hence have the ministry be privy to the contracts thereof for the sake of obtaining the PAYE taxes.