2023 Budget is “a make or break one” – IEA

November 21, 2022 The Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) has described the 2023 Budget as a make or break one”, saying if it fails to get it right, near-irreversible damage could be done to the economy....

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COVID-19: Africa risks losing US$500bn in tax revenue – AU

April 15, 2020 With the continent’s growth expected to shrink by as much as 9 percent as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, the virus is also expected to result in losses of about 30 percent of...

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Increase BOST margin levy to GH¢0.06 to ensure efficiency – MD

November 8, 2019 The newly appointed Managing Director of Bulk Oil Storage & Transportation Company Limited (BOST), Edward Nii Obodai, has called on government to approve the implementation of the...

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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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‘Focus on development’

October 8, 2019 The Executive Director of the Institute for Democratic Governance (IDEG), Dr Emmanuel Akwetey, has called on political parties to focus on development issues instead of their...

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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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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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Investors express interest in aluminium industry

May 14, 2019 SOME multi-national companies in the country have expressed interest to invest in the government’s vision of building an integrated aluminium industry, the Minister of Finance, Mr Ken...

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Add value to products for more revenue — Mr. Ahomka-Lindsay

May 9, 2019 The 50th anniversary of the Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) was last Tuesday launched in Accra with a call on the authority to add value to goods and products exported to the...

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GH¢45.4bn tax revenue target to be revised upward

February 4, 2019 There is an ongoing discussion to revise upward the GH¢45.4billion tax revenue target for the 2019 fiscal year, Commissioner-General of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), Emmanuel Kofi...

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