This ranking of the top 100 taxpayers in Uganda is based on a list released by President Museveni in February 2016.

Company Name Nationality Industry Tax Contribution (Shs)
1 MTN Uganda Limited South Africa Telecommunications 458,706,552,944
2 Nile Breweries Ltd South Africa Consumer Goods 197,934,390,207
3 Airtel Uganda Limited India Telecommunications 155,141,126,696
4 Uganda Breweries Ltd Kenya Consumer Goods 131,009,038,978
5 Stanbic Bank (U) Ltd Uganda Financials 102,380,424,743
6 Tororo Cement Ltd Uganda Construction Materials 82,252,203,594
7 Century Bottling Co. Ltd United States Consumer Goods 78,879,404,573
8 Bujagali Energy Limited Switzerland Utilities 74,975,273,650
9 Kakira Sugar Limited Uganda Consumer Goods 70,620,565,962
10 Umeme Limited Uganda Utilities 66,307,152,305
11 Kinyara Sugar Limited Uganda Consumer Goods 62,498,406,168
12 Centenary Rural Development Bank Limited Uganda Financials 61,003,838,681
13 Sugar Corporation of Uganda Limited Uganda Consumer Goods 57,277,705,804
14 Standard Chartered Bank Uganda Limited United Kingdom Financials 56,387,929,935
15 Hima Cement Ltd Switzerland Construction Materials 54,440,445,780
16 Civil Aviation Authority Uganda Transportation & Logistics 49,098,386,859
17 Total E&P Uganda B.V. France Oil & Gas 44,851,548,338
18 Crown Beverages Limited United States Consumer Goods 44,507,704,067
19 British American Tobacco Uganda Uganda Consumer Goods 42,046,858,109
20 National Social Security Fund Uganda Public Sector 35,529,043,912
21 Uganda Revenue Authority Uganda Public Sector 33,194,711,411
22 Bidco Uganda Limited Kenya Consumer Goods 32,249,143,173
23 National Water & Sewerage Corporation Uganda Utilities 31,793,186,098
24 Barclays Bank (U) Ltd United Kingdom Financials 30,006,673,720
25 CNOOC Uganda Ltd China Oil & Gas 27,268,149,349
26 DFCU Bank Limited Uganda Financials 27,159,408,023
27 Africell Uganda Limited Lebanon Telecommunications 24,389,713,741
28 Total Uganda Limited France Oil & Gas & Consumable Fuels 23,948,558,696
29 Crane Bank Limited Uganda Financials 22,853,853,946
30 The New Vision Printing and Publishing Corporation Uganda Media 22,491,305,734
31 Tullow Uganda Operations PTY Limited United Kingdom Oil & Gas 20,156,730,917
32 Diamond Trust Bank Uganda Limited Uganda Financials 20,045,115,515
33 MultiChoice Uganda Limited South Africa Media 18,243,062,975
34 Leaf Tobacco & Commodities (U) Limited Uganda Consumer Goods 18,180,931,741
35 Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited Uganda Utilities 16,922,047,493
36 Madhvani Group Limited Uganda Conglomerate 16,074,295,418
37 Bank of Baroda (U) Limited Uganda Financials 15,622,716,653
38 Vivo Energy Uganda Limited Netherlands Oil, Gas & Consumable Fuels 15,589,223,470
39 Toyota Uganda Limited Japan Automotive 15,338,522,921
40 The Jubilee Insurance Co Ltd Kenya Insurance 15,073,646,569
41 Roofings Limited Uganda Iron & Steel 14,959,068,105
42 Golf Course Group Limited Uganda Hotels, Restaurants, & Leisure 14,695,577,977
43 Makerere University Council Uganda Education 14,546,427,180
44 Ericsson AB Uganda Branch Sweden Hardware 14,145,448,301
45 Schlumberger Oilfield Eastern Limited United States Oil & Gas 14,051,644,249
46 TPS (Uganda) Limited Kenya Hotels, Restaurants, & Leisure 13,440,765,645
47 Bakhresa Grain Milling Uganda Limited Tanzania Industrial Conglomerate 12,274,355,364
48 Aggreko International Projects Limited United Arab Emirates Utilities 12,136,887,799
49 Citibank Uganda Limited United States Financials 11,858,023,322
50 Rwenzori Bottling Company Uganda Consumer Goods 11,802,108,453
51 UAP Insurance Uganda Limited Kenya Insurance 11,677,047,896
52 Bank of Africa – Uganda Ltd Mali Financials 11,269,443,285
53 Sadolin Paints (U) Ltd United Kingdom Chemicals 11,132,609,038
54 Uganda Communications Commission Uganda Media 10,804,229,196
55 Roofings Rolling Mills Limited Uganda Iron & Steel 10,789,151,957
56 Weatherford Services & Rentals Limited Switzerland Oil & Gas 10,488,099,621
57 Movit Products Limited Uganda Consumer Goods 10,148,106,107
58 Baker Hughes Eho Limited United States Oil & Gas 10,142,634,523
59 AIG Uganda Limited United States Insurance 10,077,361,793
60 Pride Micro Finance Limited Uganda Financials 9,759,914,726
61 Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Limited Uganda Utilities 9,622,718,678
62 Apolo Hotel Corporation Limited Uganda Hotels, Restaurants, & Leisure 9,535,248,552
63 Nokia Solutions and Networks Branch Operations OY Finland Telecommunications 9,327,421,926
64 JESA Farm Diary Limited Uganda Consumer Goods 9,112,427,447
65 Eskom Uganda Limited South Africa Utilities 9,001,497,663
66 BRAC Uganda Microfinance Limited Bangladesh Financials 8,922,289,758
67 Uganda Wildlife Authority Uganda Public Sector 8,000,438,508
68 KCB Bank Uganda Limited Kenya Financials 7,707,731,570
69 Orient Bank Ltd Uganda Financials 7,645,881,472
70 Housing Finance Bank Limited Uganda Financials 7,577,260,607
71 Bollore Africa Logistics Uganda Limited France Transportation & Logistics 7,558,688,587
72 Africa EMS Mpanga Limited United States Utilities 7,406,724,198
73 Computer Point Ltd Uganda Technology Services 7,371,846,226
74 Unilever Uganda Limited United Kingdom Consumer Goods 7,357,013,593
75 Saracen (U) Limited South Africa Commercial Services 7,229,721,805
76 Equity Bank Uganda Limited Kenya Financials 7,139,839,995
77 Deloitte Uganda Limited United States Professional Services 7,066,451,015
78 Exalo Drilling S.A. Poland Energy Equipment & Services 7,041,983,398
79 World Vision International Uganda United States Non-Profit Organisation 7,032,097,980
80 Uganda Telecom Limited Uganda Telecommunications 7,022,025,852
81 Huawei Technologies Uganda Co Limited China Technology Services 6,951,620,426
82 The Infectious Diseases Institute Limited Uganda Non-Profit Organisation 6,774,253,796
83 Security Group Uganda Limited Kenya Commercial Services 6,696,249,780
84 International Energy Technik (U) Limited Kenya Industrials 6,548,714,491
85 Monitor Publications Limited Kenya Media 6,545,429,376
86 Post Bank Uganda Limited Uganda Financials 6,479,267,514
87 PricewaterhouseCoopers Limited United Kingdom Professional Services 6,457,859,888
88 Riley Packaging (U) Ltd Uganda Containers & Packaging 6,213,007,572
89 Kyambogo University Uganda Education 6,095,859,827
90 Ecobank Uganda Limited Togo Financials 6,059,478,822
91 Reynolds Construction Company (Nigeria) Limited Switzerland Engineering & Construction Services 6,052,359,491
92 DHL Supply Chain International Limited Germany Transportation & Logistics 5,989,476,764
93 TATA Uganda Limited India Automotive 5,755,075,844
94 G4S Secure Solutions Uganda Limited United Kingdom Commercial Services 5,729,312,701
95 Hariss International Limited Uganda Consumer Goods 5,729,109,233
96 Mukwano Industries (U) Ltd Uganda Consumer Goods 5,612,247,200
97 Jacobsen Uganda Power Plant Co. Ltd Norway Utilities 5,537,859,343
98 Britania Allied Industries Limited Uganda Consumer Goods 5,510,700,314
99 Uganda Clays Ltd Uganda Construction Materials 5,455,362,933
100 Cipla Quality Chemical Industries Limited India Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology 5,448,134,055

Data Source: State House Uganda