Mirriam Mhango, a Customs & Excise officer at Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA), has won the Best Paper Award at the 7th African Tax Research Network (ATRN) Congress in Ghana.
Mhango won the award for her research paper titled “Assessment of Impact of the COMESA-EAC-SADC Tripartite Free Trade Area on Tax Revenue in Malawi” and she received $1,000.
ARTN is a platform for African tax research that aims to facilitate African capacity for credible research in tax policy, administration, law and leadership.
ATRN was created to meet the need for identifying potential synergies and linkage areas between academics and tax officials from African Tax Administration Forum (ATAF) member countries
The 7th ARTN congress, hosted by the ATAF, was held from 5th-7th September 2022 in Accra, Ghana.
By Wadza Otomani.