Coordinator, Value Added Tax Project, Ghana
Focus: Getting the News Out/Managing Expectations
Interviewer(s): Itumeleng Makgetla
Country of Reform: Ghana
Location: Accra, Ghana
Date: Tue Sep 15 2009
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At the time of this interview, Seth Terkper was the coordinator of the Value Added Tax project in Ghana. He later became the deputy commissioner when the project became the Value Added Tax Service. He worked with the National Revenue Secretariat as a qualified accountant. He published a series of articles on Ghanaian tax policy and administration in Tax Notes International. He also served as a consultant on tax issues for the African Development Bank, the Harvard Institute for International Development and the International Monetary Fund.