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Government scraps VAT on 64 commodities
Ghatof March 9, 2017

Government scraps VAT on 64 commodities

The government has announced that it has since March 1, 2018 scrapped VAT on 64 commodities after consultation with the various stakeholders.

A statement issued on Wednesday March 21, 2018, signed by Information Minister, Dr Mustapha Abdul-Hamid and sighted by, directed that the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) suspends with immediate effect the charging of Import VAT on the 64 commodity groups including; Mobile Phones, Electoral Transformers, Tractors for Agricultural Purposes, Solar Cells, Musical Instruments, Outboard Motors, Concrete Mortar Mixers and Day-Old Chicks among others.

The statement added that the decision was arrived at after extensive consultation between Government and various stakeholders.
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