Tuesday, June 28, 2022

E-Levy

Gabby Asare Otchere Darko laments low returns from E-levy

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH Gabby Asare Otchere Darko has bemoaned the low revenue returns from the much-touted Electronic Transfer Levy (E-Levy). In a series of tweets Monday, June 24, 2022 He revealed that the much-touted E-Levy that was expected to inject some...

GRA reimburses over 120,000 persons after wrongful E-levy deductions

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), says it has reimbursed over 120,000 customers for wrongful deductions days after the implementation of the electronic transfer levy. Head of Project Management Unit at the GRA, Mr. Isaac Kobina Amoako, who made this...

E-LEVY Implementation under control – Ken Ofori Atta

By Yvonne Atilego Minister of Finance Ken Ofori-Atta says the government has everything under control with regards to technical issues and matters arising from the implementation of the E-levy. According to him, there is going to be a structural solution to...

Momo Agents show support for E-Levy, but advocate more education

By Mercy Darko The Mobile Money Agents Association of Ghana has appealed to President Akufo Addo to as a matter of urgency address challenges emanating from the introduction of the E-Levy, the new Tax regime which began May 1, 2022. According...

1.5% E-Levy coupled with existing 1% Telecoms charge takes toll on Mobile Money Businesses

By Gifty Adunyah Few days into the implementation of the E-levy, some citizens have complained about the lack of understanding and education on the various E-Levy deductions. Some Mobile Money merchants have consistently complained of low patronage, with some expressing...

We remain more determined despite dismissal of E-levy injunction application – Tamale South MP

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH Three Minority Members in Parliament who filed an injunction application at the Supreme Court say they remain more determined than before in their pursuit of justice despite the Court’s dismissal of the injunction against the Electronic Transfer...

Supreme Court throws out injunction application against E-levy

SOURCE: GRAPHICONLINE The Supreme Court has dismissed an interlocutory injunction filed by three minority MPs seeking to halt the implementation of the electronic transfer levy (E-Levy). In a unanimous decision today, a seven -member panel of the apex court held that...

SC expected to hear injunction on E-levy: application Today

Story by Franklin ASARE-DONKOH Ghana’s Apex Court, the Supreme Court (SC) is expected to hear the injunction application filed by three Members of Parliament (MPs) of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) against the implementation of the E-Levy today Wednesday, May...

E-levy to be implemented in Phases – GRA

Story: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), has indicated that the implementation of the 1.5% Electronic Transfer Levy (E-levy) will be done in phases. It indicated that the decision to phase the implementation is due to its assessment of the...

Call for your refund when you are charged double – E-Levy Technical Committee Member

Story: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH A Member of the E-Levy Technical Committee, of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), Nana Poku has called on the public to contact the charging entities for a refund when there is a double charge on their transactions. According...

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Gabby Asare Otchere Darko laments low returns from E-levy

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH Gabby Asare Otchere Darko has bemoaned the low revenue returns from the much-touted Electronic Transfer Levy (E-Levy). In a series of tweets Monday,...

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