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Jafar A.

Domestic Revenue Mobilization expert-IntL

MBADelhi University, New Delhi, India

Toronto, Canada


Having worked within Revenue Mobilization and Management field, in conflict-affected countries, for over a decade. I have developed a wide range of skills in this area. In my present role as an Revenue mobilization expert-International- with Somalia , I have had many achievements including, but not limited to: - 1- Applications of tax law (Moving away from negotiated fees to the application of tax laws. 2-Developed and modernized the tax administration system by moving away type of tax arrangements and focused on functions, as a result, Somalia has functions based tax administration system 3-Removing intermediary of cash collection by connecting tax payers to the commercial banks for tax payments. This resulted in collection of highest revenue for the government ever in Q1 2018, which resulted in exceeding the target set for Somalia by IMF under Staff Monitoring Program arrangements. 4-Coordinated well with IMF programs in Somalia (staff Monitoring and currently Extended Credit Facility/Extended Finance Facility)


  • finance
  • urban planning
  • public administration
  • monitoring / evaluation
  • development
  • test
  • goal global
  • somalia
  • canada
  • india
  • united states
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries
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