BURS Tax Registration

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Register for Business Tax

Why Register for Tax


Botswana Unified Revenue Services (BURS), is responsible for the registration of tax payments. Up to five types of taxes may require registration. For startup companies, Company Tax and VAT are available. Companies with a projected turnover of less than P500, 000.00 can register voluntarily but are not required to.

The Company Tax Registration Process


In Botswana, companies are registered with CIPA, with the help of an appointed Company Secretaryand registered with the government’s tax regulator, Botswana unified revenue services.


CIPA Registration

Register a company online with Companies and Intellectual Property Authority (CIPA)


Company Secretary Appointment

Appoint a Company Secretary of your choice and once that is well-aligned to your business goals.


Bank Opening

Open a business bank account with a bank of your preference.


Company Tax Registration

Register your business as a Tax Payer with Botswana Unified Revenue Services


Business Trade Licensing

The trade license process may differ in your district, please book for site inspections at your local city or town council.

Requirements for BURS Registration


  • Copy of Certificate of Incorporation and Registration and company extract
  • Copies of Omang / passports for the public officer and directors
  • List of assets owned by the company
  • Bank account details.

Note: Tax registration is conditional on having a registered bank account

Register for Business Tax