A Pacific Region
Training Opportunity
PNG Internal Revenue Commission’s
Manager Development Program
March 2012
How did the first program run?
• IRC recently completed the 2011 Manager
Development Program in Port Moresby
– 22 Internal Revenue Commission participants
– 2 Vanuatu Customs and Inland Revenue participants
• 2 weeks formal management training
• 6 weeks project management experience, back
in the workplace
MDP outcomes & outcomes achieved
Iru Loi
Grace Mangor
John Rave
Stanley Ahizo
Steven Tsivele
Lalau Stephens
Gedisa Basai
Steven Tsivele
Dollarcruise A . Potjepat
Brian Wilson
Michael Daimo
Jessie Tamegal
Project purpose
Identify the issues around
the archival of tax records
and develop a process for
resolving those issues
Identify issues preventing
government agencies from
paying taxes and make
recommendations to
address these issues
Develop improved debt
litigation process in
conjunction with legal
services. Summarise the
process for IRC and for
discussion with FSM
products/processes to
support compliance
set up a loss recording system. (can
be an electronic system)
set up a process for board of survey
& archiving of old tax files.
list of strategies or recommendations
on how to get government agencies
to pay taxes.
summarise version for debt litigation
list of recommendations for
products/processes that will improve
compliance for all tax types
Can it be held again?
• IRC will offer the Program again
• IRC will provide the accredited Facilitators
• Venue : Vanuatu
• Dates : March 2012
• Costs : TBC
• IRC and other PITAA member participants
How can we support it?
• Australian Taxation Office is providing AusAID funding
through Pacific Governance Support Program for up to 2
participants to attend from those countries covered by
the Program
• Some PITAA members can consider applications to NZ
AID through Pacific Island Countries Participation Fund
– IRC can assist you with your business case and application.
How do we apply?
• Complete a registration form and submit by 25
November 2011
• Completed forms should be sent by e-mail or fax to:
Ms Nancy Oraka
Director, Office of the Commissioners
Internal Revenue Commission, Port Moresby
Telephone: (+675) 322 6929
Facsimile: (+675) 321 4002
[email protected]

A Pacific Region Training Opportunity PNG Internal Revenue