GRA e-VAT system must succeed

Recent decision by the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) to implement the Electronic Value Added Tax (E-VAT) E-VAT payment has brought some benefits to the country. The Electronic Value Added Tax (E-VAT) certified invoicing system has been designed to provide the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) with visibility into taxpayer transactions never before realised in the history […]

South Africa urges MTN & GRA to resolve tax dispute

The South African government has urged mobile operator MTN Group and the Ghana Revenue Authority to work closely to resolve a GH¢8,209,603,842.14 (US$773 million) tax dispute. South Africa’s Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Dr Naledi Pandor last Friday encouraged MTN to work closely with the authorities in Ghana to devise a solution. A media statement issued by […]

Stop $88bn illegal outflow from Africa – Akufo-Addo urges states

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has called on African nations to collaborate and institute stringent measures to stem the disturbing annual illicit outflows of $88 billion from the continent. He said stern attention was required to arrest the situation immediately because the phenomenon was depriving Africa of significant resources that could be used to support […]