Tax revenue reached 12,593 UGX bil in 2017 in Uganda, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 12.6 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, tax revenue in Uganda reached an all time high of 12,593 UGX bil in 2017 and an all time low of 759 UGX bil in 1998. When compared to Uganda's main peers, tax revenue in Kenya amounted to 1,277 KES bil and 1,035 RWF bil in Rwanda in 2017.
Uganda has been ranked 10th within the group of 105 countries we follow in terms of tax revenue, 6 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes.