Incentive Programme for Using ITAS

Incentive programme for using ITAS. The Ministry is introducing an incentive programme in order to incentivize and encourage taxpayers not only to register as e-filers but also to continually use the online service.

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ASYCUDA

Find out more about the modern data processing system, ASYCUDA. Download the ASYCUDA system, user guides and more.

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ITAS User Manual

Introducing the Integrated Tax Administration System (ITAS) providing you with 24/7 real-time access to your tax. Download the ITAS user manual for a step-by-step guide on ITAS.

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Welcome to the Namibia Revenue Agency

The Namibia Revenue Agency (NamRA) is the nation’s tax collecting authority.

Established in terms of the Namibia Revenue Agency Act 12 of 2017 as an autonomous agency, we are responsible for administering the Namibian tax laws and customs and excise services. Our outcomes are:

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Individual Tax

In Namibia all individuals are treated the same for tax purposes, regardless of their marital status, gender and age. Trusts, deceased and insolvent estates are also taxed on the same basis as individuals. Individuals subject to tax include, but ar


Business Tax

Business Income Tax is a tax collected from companies. The tax amount is based on the net income businesses obtain while exercising their business activity, normally during one business year. Namibia operates on a source-based tax system, meaning th


Investors Info Pack

Foreign investors looking at setting up business in Namibia need to consider several factors. Factors which include, but are not limited to, inter alia the Namibian Tax System, immigration requirements for individuals, exchange control regulations f


Customs & Excise

Customs and Excise aims to facilitate and control the movement of all goods involved in international trade. Customs and Excise is mandated to promote the security and facilitation of international trade, transport and people, including simp


Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Cargo Manifest?

What is Gross Income?

What is Value-Added Tax?

What is ASYCUDA?

What is the Inspection Act?

What is the Export Processing Zone (EPZ)?

Who is classified as a taxpayer representative?

What does re-importation in the same state mean?

What is the ATA Carnet?

What is a surety bond?

What are Export Processing Zone Enterprises and Certificates?

What does NAMSAD mean?

Latest Announcements

Publish Date: 1 July 2022

Media Release-Lifting The Moratorium On The Payment Of Tax Refunds-Provisional Taxpayers

On 24 March 2022, the Namibia Revenue Agency (NamRA) imposed a moratorium on the payment of tax refunds of provisional taxpayers, following the detection of a scam related to the payment of refunds in this regard.


Publish Date: 10 June 2022

Notice to all Employers

In terms of Schedule 2 (14) (2) to the Income Tax Act 1981 ( Act No. 24 of 1981), all Employers  must submit a declaration in a prescribed form monthly when making a payment of tax deducted from the remuneration paid to Employees.


Publish Date: 27 May 2022

Modified Electronic Filing Tax Relief Programme

The Namibia Revenue Agency (NamRA) hereby announces that the Modified Electronic Filing Tax Relief Programme (the Programme), as indicated by the Minister of Finance Honourable Ipumbu Shiimi during his 2022/2023 National Budget address in February 20


Publish Date: 13 May 2022

Media Release - Reaction to the destruction of counterfeit goods

Media Release - Reaction to the destruction of counterfeit goods


Publish Date: 28 April 2022

Quarter 4 Newsletter - The Communique Wagon

Leaping into the future.....


Publish Date: 21 April 2022

Manager: Excise Administration

Post Designation: Manager: Excise Administration Direct Supervisor: Senior Manager Technical Service and Excise Management Remuneration: As per Tier 3 remuneration guidelines by the Ministry of Public Enterprises. Job Purpose: To administer and contr


Publish Date: 12 April 2022

Re-Advertisement: Request For Sealed Quotation For Corporate Items

The Namibia Revenue Agency is a State-Owned Enterprise (SOE) established in terms of Namibia Revenue Agency Act 12 of 2017 and came into operation on 7 April 2021.


Publish Date: 11 April 2022

Vacancies: Human Capital, Executive Assistants and Senior Communications Officer

NamRA is the semi-autonomous State Revenue Agency established in terms of the Namibia Revenue Agency Act, 2017 (Act No.12 of 2017). The primary mandate of the Revenue Agency is to assess and collect taxes and duties on behalf of the State and adminis


Publish Date: 8 April 2022

Advert Extension for Procurement Manager

Visions Consulting was commissioned as the official Recruitment Contractor / Administrator to capacitate the Namibia Revenue Agency (NAMRA) in collaboration with NAMRA leadership. NAMRA is the semi-autonomous State Revenue Agency established in terms


Publish Date: 29 March 2022

Renewal Of Clearing Agent Licenses

Item No. 835.00 of Schedule 8 to the Customs and Excise Act, 1998 (Act No. 20 of 1998) states that a clearing agent license issued by the Commissioner under section 73(1) of the Customs and Excise Act, 1998 is valid for a period of twelve (12) months


Publish Date: 24 March 2022

Moratorium On The Payment Of Tax Refunds To Provisional Taxpayers

The Namibia Revenue Agency(NamRA), has detected a scam related to tax refund claims submitted by individual provisional taxpayers. The fraud investigation has commenced and significant progress and discoveries have been made.


Publish Date: 14 February 2022

Pre-Clearance Of Goods At Major Border Posts

Article 7.1 of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) requires Members to adopt or maintain procedures allowing for the submission of import documentation and other required information, including manifest, to begin pro