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Volta Regional Minister Submits His Tax Returns

Dr Archibald Yao Letsa, Volta Regional Minister on Monday filed his 2018 annual tax returns and urged others to faithfully pay their taxes as...
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Nigeria to introduce tax paying habits within workforce

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari said here Tuesday that his government would continue to encourage citizens to cultivate the culture of paying taxes by ensuring...
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In 2018 Mobile Operators Contributed Gh₵1.94 Billion in Taxes

Mr Ken Ashigbey, the Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Chamber of Telecommunications, has said network operators in 2018 paid a total of GH¢1.94...
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India Adopts New Strategy to Boost Housing for All Programme by 2022

The Indian government on Sunday slashed the Goods and Services Tax (GST) rates on under-construction houses in a bid to achieve the feat of...
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GRA advise public against purchasing products without tax stamp

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has advised consumers to avoid the the purchase and consumption of carbonated beverages, tobacco, bottled water and other products...
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Top Management Firms Could Be Made to Pay Tax at Home

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Sunday that he would propose a law "in the coming months" to require bosses of France-based...
SERAP

US$8 Billion Oil And Gas Assets Sold To Nigerian Entities Between 2005 And 2015

A new report by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has revealed how over US$8 billion oil and gas assets were sold to...
Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA)

GRA has no business taxing beggars

The Ghana Revenue Authority says it has no plans to tax street beggars among others previously not captured in the tax net in its...
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Don’t Mess With Tax

After April 30, 2018, the postmen and women employed by Canada Post will pound the pavement to fill all mail boxes with the popular...
Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA)

GRA unveils tax, good governance program in N/R

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) in the Northern Region has launched a Tax and Good Governance week programme to encourage filing of annual tax...
NCCE

NCCE Educates Sagnarigu Residents on Tax

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) in the Sagnarigu Municipality of the Northern Region has carried out an exercise to create awareness on...
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NCCE Sensitize the Residents of Kumbungu on tax

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) in the Kumbungu District of the Northern Region has carried out a district-wide exercise to create awareness...

Accra Mall Limited pays outstanding VAT liability to GRA

The management of Accra Mall Limited has confirmed the payment of GHC 2.3 million being an outstanding 2014/2015 VAT liability to the Ghana Revenue...
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Zambia revenue agency extends period for acquiring bank account tax numbers

Zambia's tax agency on Thursday announced an extension to the period in which all bank account holders should acquire a tax identification number. In July...
President Nana Akufo-Addo

Developing Countries Asked To Enhance Revenue Through Technology

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has urged developing countries to leverage technology to enhance revenue administration and to increase voluntary compliance. He said the countries...

VAIDS would greatly help regularization of tax – Magnus Nmonwu

Nigerian companies and entrepreneurs that don’t have their tax affairs in order should act now to take advantage of the government’s Voluntary Assets and...

Only 214 Nigerians pay tax – Gov’t declares

The Federal Government of Nigeria on Thursday disclosed that out over 170 million population in the country, only 214 pay tax. The Federal Ministry of...

Pay taxes in 90 days or face prosecution – President Osinbajo

Nigeria’s Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo  on Thursday gave tax payers a nine month ultimatum to pay up their taxes or  face criminal prosecution. He gave...

Prevent tax evasion in Tigo-Airtel merger – TUC warns

The Ghana Trades Union Congress (GTUC) has urged the government to ensure that there was due diligence on the Airtel - TiGo merger; so...

Who is Allotey Jacobs Accusing Over Ibrahim Mahama’s Tax Issues?

Following the hot pursuit and demand by the Economic and Organized Crime Office (EOCO) that Mr. Ibrahim Mahama, the infamous owner of the Engineers...
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South Sudan pursuing tax reforms to safeguard its foreign reserves

South Sudan will strengthen collection of non-oil revenue by establishing a National Revenue Authority to enforce tax reforms and raise much-needed hard currencies, a...
Ghana Revenue Authority

Revenue Mobilisation Taskforce To Enforce Tax Compliance

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) Special Revenue Mobilisation Taskforce says it will intensify its tax compliance checks in 2017 to sustain the gains made...
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Zambia dismisses plans to tax bank account holders

Zambia's revenue collection agency has dismissed reports that it intends to collect tax from bank account holders in the country. Last week,...
real estate

Amend GRA Tax Exemption On Real Estate – Property Developer

Mr Frank Aboagye Danyansah, the Chief Executive Officer of Danywise Estate and Construction, has called for an amendment of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA)...
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Australia plans to tax all digital transactions under new plan

The Australian government will look to tax all online transactions, Treasurer Scott Morrison said on Wednesday, as part of a so-called 'tax strike' on...

Ghana Airport Company gets tax relief of US$180 million

This relief comes to reduce the initial projects cost, as it reduces the expenditures of the construction companies. The tax waiver was granted last...
banks

Bawjiase Area Rural Bank’s Profit

Total assets of the bank also increased from 21,237,233million Ghana cedis in 2014 to 26,959,680 million Ghana Cedis in 2015 denoting a growth of...
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4 million registered taxpayers evaded tax in 2015

He said, last year, six million registered taxpayers were supposed to pay income tax to government but only two million honoured – leaving a...
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Right Tax System: Pivot for Development

For centuries, there has been a heated argument about tax among scholars and economies and if it has any positive correlation with development. For...
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Government asked to deepen tax education

He commended the efforts of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) in educating the masses on tax issues, but said there was more education to...