The Tax and Customs Committee
Chair – Alketa Uruçi, Boga & Associates
Vicechair – Olta Kaziaj, Avanntive

“This Committee’s aim is to monitor and analyze important changes and developments in  tax legislation. It shall seek not only to inform members of changes, mainly related to  taxes, but also to contribute with expertise in interaction with government institutions related to the legislative landscape. It shall further engage with Customs authorities to streamline procedures and controls with the goal of reducing red-tape and costs for members. It shall collaborate closely with the other Committees as well.” on matters of commons interest.

In 2019, the AmCham Tax and Customs Committee continued its dialogue with top officials at the tax and customs administrations, providing information on issues that arise from day-to-day business activities but also holding preliminary discussions on major legislation pieces like the Fiscal Package, the Law on Local government as well as other government-proposed changes in legislation. The committee also serves as a resource to members providing training on the latest information from the tax and customs directories.