Egypt’s Ministry of Finance Automates National Tax System in Collaboration with IBM and SAP

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Mar 9, 2022

Cairo, Egypt, 9 March 2022: The Egyptian Ministry of Finance announced its collaboration with IBM (NYSE: IBM) Consulting and SAP SE to help automate the Egyptian tax system as part of the Egyptian government’s digital transformation strategy.

With taxes representing more than 75% of the general revenues of the state*, the Egyptian Ministry of Finance kicked off a comprehensive national project for the automation and digitalization of the Egyptian Tax Authority processes and procedures to integrate the informal economy into the formal economy, enhance governance over tax return, list the tax community more accurately, and expand the tax base, to lay the foundations for tax justice, and fair competition in markets.

IBM Consulting, in collaboration with its strategic partner SAP, is providing an integrated solution that is based on the SAP® Tax and Revenue Management for Public Sector package. The package is designed to equip the Ministry of Finance with a comprehensive business operations automation platform to help streamline and automate its business processes into intelligent workflows, enhance collaboration and elevate its citizen experiences. The system was successfully piloted with 10 tax offices in Greater Cairo and will continue to expand across…

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