a) Finalization of the pilot phase of the IDU project
The development of the data center at the Directorate General of Taxation is in process, the delivery is scheduled for 2014;
Equipment acquired, installation of the system (equipment and software) scheduled at the end of the works;
Effective kick off scheduled for 2014.
b) Establishment of the tele-procedures platform :
Option selected: installation of the tele –declaration at the first step:
Application conceived and tests are in the execution process;
Acquisition of equipment (server) in process;
Operationalization in 2014;
Operationality of the Electronic DSF in 2014.
c) Simplified declaration and reduced number of printed material procedures:
A merger carried out between VAT declaration and tax on income declaration (payment of the corporate tax (IS) and the tax on income (IR) since 1st July 2013;
Insertion of the new declaration in the website of the General Directorate of Taxation;
Simplified printed material and procedures;
Establishment of the pre-filled declaration.
d) Simplified dispute procedure and tax payment
Payment through mobile money soon operational;
Streamlining of the administrative phase of the dispute.
e) Reinforced guarantee of the taxpayer rigths
Possibility given to the taxpayer to request for a general verification of the accounts in case of the VAT credit rejection as a result of the validation control.
f) Creation of a new tax incentive regime:
Tax advantages validated by law of 18 April 2013 laying down private investment incentives in Cameroon;
Benefits for companies approved by the Investment Promotion Agency (JPA).