Tanzania, Barrick Gold start talks to resolve tax dispute with Acacia Mining

July 31, 2017

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Tanzania’s government and Canada’s Barrick Gold have started talks to resolve a tax dispute involving Acacia Mining, the President’s office said on Monday. The government accuses Acacia, in which Barrick holds a majority stake, of evading taxes over the years by under-declaring exports. Acacia denies the accusations, which have pummelled its share price.

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