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MTN Ghana Settles Taxes Totaling Gh₵1.5 Billion

Telecoms giant, MTN Ghana, last year, paid a total of GHC1.48 billion in taxes, out of which, GHC1.3 billion went to the Ghana Revenue...
Fero Mobile Phones

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...
Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA)

GRA Vows to Collect More Taxes

Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has expressed its determination to do all it can under the laws and employ innovative strategies to ensure that all...
Akufo-Addo (left) speaking at the meeting with members of the Council of State at the Jubilee House

Ghana’s President and Council of State Discuss Taxes

Members of the Council of State, Monday, called on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to deliberate pertinent national issues, including the levels of taxes...
miners

Tanzanian Small-Scale Miners happy over scrapped taxes

Tanzania's small-scale miners on Monday thanked President John Magufuli after Parliament last week endorsed a bill designed to reduce taxes imposed on mining. "We...
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DCE for Sissala West Ask Residents to Pay Taxes Often

The people of Sissala West, have been urged to honour their tax obligations to help the District Assembly generate more revenue to bring rapid...

World Bank Group 2019 Doing Business Report: Ghana makes a significant progress

Ghana has made progress to improve the ease of doing business, according to the World Bank Group 2019 Doing Business Report - Training for...
Taxes

Every Economy Depends on Taxes for its Developmental Agenda

Mr James Anaman, a Retired Staff of the Ghana Revenue Authority has described taxes as the life blood of any economy aspiring for greater...
Taxes

NCCE advises Ghanaians to pay their taxes for development

A Civic Education Officer of the National Commission for Civic Education, (NCCE), Mr David K Domeh, has urged citizens in the informal sector to...
Ghana Revenue Authority

Association Seeks GRA Support Over Their Taxes

Members of the Asante-Akim South branch of the Hairdressers and Beauticians Association of Ghana have called on the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) to introduce...
Seeds

Tanzania to waive levies, taxes on locally produced seeds to boost agriculture

Tanzania is set to waive some of the levies and taxes imposed on locally produced seeds in the east African nation in a move...

Mining investors want Ghana to remove taxes on exploration

Mining investors see Taxes including Value Added Tax (VAT) on exploration activities in Ghana as one of the key disincentives killing investment in exploration...
Ghana Chamber of Mines, Sulemanu Koney

GCM Calls On Government To Tone Down On The Taxes Of Exploration

Intensifying the promotion of Ghana's mining industry, the Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Chamber of Mines, Sulemanu Koney, has called on the Government...

Taxes on Lotto Wins Will Soon Be Removed – NLA

Mr Kofi Osei-Ameyaw, the Director-General of the National Lottery Authority (NLA), has assured Lotto Marketing Companies (LMCs) that taxes on lotto wins would...
A trader retrievesa receipt from an EBM. The amended law reinforces ministerial powers to fine taxpayers who circumvent using electronic billing machines to avoid paying taxes. (File)

High taxes killing importers and businesses in Ghana

A significant number of importers and businesses are deserting their business operations over the increasing number of taxes charged at the country’s ports coupled...

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...

Goldfields Settles Its Taxes of 0.5 Billion Cedis for 2016

Goldfields Ghana Limited has emerged as the largest taxpayer for the government of Ghana in 2016.The mining firm paid 501 million cedis (0.5 billion...

Finance Minister Submits Bills to Parliament

The Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta has presented four Bills to parliament in relation to the proposed tax cuts in the 2017 budget.The bills...

Ghana Government List of Taxes Reviewed and Abolished

The business community in Ghana will heave a sigh of relief following government’s announcement of key taxes it has abolished, while others have been...

Gov’t Removes Taxes on Imported Spare Parts, Kayayei

The Akufo-Addo government has abolished import duty taxes on spare parts as it promised during the campaign for election 2016.The Minister of Finance, Ken...

Gov’t Scraps Taxes on Imported Spare Parts, Kayayei

The Akufo-Addo government has abolished import duty taxes on spare parts as it promised during the campaign for election 2016.The Minister of Finance, Ken...
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Citizens must benefit from their taxes

The Assembly member for Effiduasi Okuase-Abromamu electoral Area in the Sekyere East District of Ashanti Region, Hon. Ernest Atta Duruye has called on Government...
NUGS

Taxes To Be Scraped Off Must Be Redirected To Fund Free SHS – NUGS

The national Union of Ghana students (NUGS) commends and applaud the government on the introduction of free SHS education policy in the country. We...
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High utility cost, taxes plague businesses in Ghana

Businesses in Ghana continue to be plagued by high utility tariffs, the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) said in its 2016 fourth quarter business...

We Hope Gov’t Cuts Taxes- Aya Boafo

file image The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ababio Express group of companies Aya Boafo has called on the Trade and Industry Minister designate Alan Kojo Kyeremanteng to work towards reducing taxes...

GSA Urge Gov’t to Look at Reducing Taxes at Ports

The Ghana Shippers Authority (GSA), is appealing to government, through the minister-designate for Transport  Kwaku Ofori Asiamah,  to consider reducing taxes and other charges...

Our Plan On Reducing Taxes Not Regressive – Ofori-Atta

President Akufo-Addo’s nominee for the Minister for Finance position, Ken Ofori-Atta, has dismissed suggestions that the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government’s plans to review...

Gov’t Urged to Reduce Taxes on Fuel Products

The Chamber of Petroleum Consumers has called on government to review some tariffs on petroleum products to reduce the cost of petrol at the...

We Need More Time in Reducing Taxes – Ken Ofori Atta

Finance Minister Nominee, Ken Ofori Atta has told Citi Business News government will have to undertake a careful analysis of its tax cuts promise...

NPPs Seven Vital Taxes It Plans to Cut

As a campaign promise, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) indicated that its management of the economy would see a shift in policy from taxation...