News / Bulletins from the Executive Director of CATA, Duncan Onduru









Preparations for the 2015 Conference begin with the unveiling of the official Logo

The official logo of the 36th CATA Technical Conference has now been unveiled. During a meeting hosted in Cyberjaya by the CEO of the Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia Prof. Mohd Mahfar, the logo was formally presented to the Executive Director of CATA, who applauded the management of IRBM for setting in motion early preparations for the Conference, scheduled to take place from 16th to 20th November. The Logo is inspired by Malaysia’s two most well-known symbols, the Jalur Gemilang (Malaysia’s National Flag) and the Bunga Raya (the Hibiscus Flower - Malaysia’s National Flower). 

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Commonwealth Tax Auditors Course and Achieving Leadership Potential Programme

The online phase of this year's Commonwealth Tax Auditors Course and Achieving Leadership Potential Programme opened on 14 April.

Welcome message to delegates from CATA's Executive Director


Commonwealth Associated Organizations set to meet with the Secretariat

A meeting of representatives of the Commonwealth Associated organizations will take place on 14th May, 2015 in London. The meeting convened by the Commonwealth Secretary General Mr  Kamalesh Sharma will be a follow up to various consultative engagements that the Commonwealth Secretariat has been having with these Organizations with a view to discussing strategic areas of collaboration and partnership.

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CATA to participate in high level UN Conference

The Secretary General of the Commonwealth Mr Kamalesh Sharma has invited CATA’s Executive Director to be part of the Commonwealth delegation to the 3rd UN International Conference on Financing for Development scheduled to take place from the 13th to 16th July in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

The Conference that will bring together heads of States and Governments including several international organizations is set to discuss how the UN Millennium Development Goals would be financed in the post 2015 period.

Given the critical role that domestic resource mobilization is expected to play in financing the development agenda of most countries, CATA

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Notice of the 13th General Meeting


CATA Management Committee meets in London

Members of the CATA Management Committee held their annual Spring meeting at Marlborough House in London, UK, on the 14th and 15th April. Also in attendance was CATA’s President, Mr George Blankson.

The meeting discussed a wide range of issues including the preparations for the 13th Triennial General Meeting that will take place in November of this year.  During that meeting, and in accordance with CATA's constitution, elections will be held to choose a new President and to establish the new Management Committee that will oversee the management of CATA for the following three years. 

The Committee received and discussed the audited financial statement

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