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Ethiopia Launches Tax Stamp Expression of Interest

Ethiopia is looking to introduce tax stamps and track and trace for the first time, with the Ministry of Finance issuing a request for expression of interest to provide a technology solution for an excise stamp and track and trace system.

Micro-Transponders for Tax Stamps?

While the principal method of applying unique identifiers and other vari...

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ITSA Launches ISO 22382 Review

The international standard ISO 22382:2018, which was published in October 2018 as a guidance for tax stamp ...

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Emerging Technologies – Direct Marking Solutions

While direct marking could be considered as an opportunity for traceabil...

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SARS: Doing a Lot, Just Not Quite Enough

The South African case study on dealing with illicit tobacco continues to be an interesting one to follow.

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