Trade Ministry announces roadmap for inspection of foreign-owned retail shops

August 5, 2020 The Ministry of Trade and Industry has announced that all shops closed by the Ghana Union of Traders Association, GUTA, as well as shops already opened in designated operational areas will...

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Data consolidation ongoing to boost revenue generation – Fin. Minister

June 19, 2020 The Minister of Finance Ken Ofori-Atta has said that the country is to put in place systems to consolidate the data of state agencies in the bid to capture all tax payers – both...

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GRA beefs up Customs staff at ports to clear backlogs

June 16, 2020 The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has directed its Customs Division at the port to resume normal operations, as their shift system which was put in place due to measures to check the spread...

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GRA to grant tax holidays to companies that donated to COVID-19 Fund – Sophia Akuffo

May 27, 2020 Any company that made a donation to the COVID-19 National Trust Fund will enjoy some tax holidays, former Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo, Chair of the Board of Trustees, has...

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50% Benchmark value is still applicable – GRA

May 18, 2020 The Ghana Revenue Authority has dismissed reports that it has been directed by the Ministry of Finance to reverse the 50% benchmark value on imports. According to the Authority, the...

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German government supports COVID-19 measures

May 4, 2020 The German government is supporting Ghana’s COVID-19 response with up to €13.4 million. The amount will cover the funding of a COVID-19 Unit at the Effia Nkwanta Regional Hospital in...

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Gov’t allays fears over efficiency of UNI-PASS … says new system has proven track record

April 23, 2020 There are records at the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Trade and Industry which clearly indicates that the Government of Ghana took a decision to deploy the UNI-PASS single window...

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GRA rolls out strategic plan to increase tax revenue

March 2, 2020 The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has rolled out a three-year strategic plan to rake in more revenue for the state. In what is also expected to expand Ghana’s tax base, it has set a...

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Banks to be authorized for tax collection …as GRA sets GH¢52 bn revenue target for 2020

February 13, 2020 The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) plans to license banks in the country to accept the payment of taxes, as part of efforts to make the payment of taxes less stressful for taxpayers while...

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GRA issues 3.74m TINs

January 21, 2020 The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has issued 3.74 million tax identification numbers (TINs) to individuals since it started issuing the numbers in 2012. Last year alone, it registered 1.374...

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