Firms to be ranked on tax compliance

November 11, 2019 A non-governmental organisation (NGO), Oxfam Ghana, is to introduce an initiative to rank companies based on their tax compliance in the country. To be named Ghana Responsible Tax Index...

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GRA loses millions in revenue; as its lacks data to tax online companies

November 7, 2019 The country is losing millions in uncollected revenue from profitable online-based businesses, due to the lack of specific tax laws and the absence of a proper database of all online...

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Economic outlook ‘favourable’- IMF …despite rising debt stock

October 11, 2019 The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has endorsed the country’s economic performance and future outlook, describing it as “favourable” despite concerns expressed over the rising debt...

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Ghana, among fastest-growing economies in the world — Report

October 10, 2019 Ghana is among the fastest-growing economies in the world, a World Bank report has stated. The other countries are Ethiopia, Rwanda and Cote d’Ivoire. The four countries, which are...

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GRA to clamp down on tax defaulters

September 20, 2019 The Ghana Revenue Authority will from Monday, September 23 embark on a tax compliance exercise to clamp down on corporate institutions and individuals that reneged on their tax obligations....

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No new taxes in 2020 – Mr. Kwaku Kwarteng

September 11, 2019 The government has no plans of introducing new taxes in the 2020 budget to be laid before Parliament in November, a Deputy Minister of Finance, Mr Kwaku Kwarteng, has assured. In what is...

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Talk tax goes up by 9 percent

July 30, 2019 Consumers will now have to brace up to pay more for usage of communication services to their respective telecommunication networks following government’s decision to increase it from six...

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Parliament gives tax exemption to 1D1F investors

June 28, 2019 Parliament has given the Ministry of Finance the green light to grant “considerable” tax exemptions to private businesses that have been enrolled onto the government’s flagship...

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KPMG appoints new Senior Partner

June 25, 2019 Mr Anthony K. Sarpong has been appointed as the Senior Partner of KPMG in Ghana, with additional jurisdiction over the firm’s business in Sierra Leone, Liberia and The Gambia. His...

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Only 20% of property owners in Accra pay property tax …80% are in arrears, some up to 10yrs

June 4, 2019 Only two out of 10 properties owners–whether owner-occupied, tenant-occupied and tenant-owner occupied– in the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) pay their property tax on, a new study...

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