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15:29
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COVID -19: Trade Ministry to Set up Call Off Centers for Truck Drivers ura 2

With trans-boundary cargo vehicle drivers and their crew appearing to be the main new threat of spreading COVID-19 disease in Uganda, the ministry of trade is trying to revise guidelines for the truck drivers to ensure that they don’t spread the disease to the communities on route to their respective destinations.
12:04
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Observer, URA in Talks over Tax Dispute the observer 1 1

On Wednesday, URA sealed off the offices of The Observer at Tagore Crescent in Kamwokya Kampala for alleged non-tax compliance. A team of URA enforcement officers stormed the offices and locked the main gates with seals.
18:17
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Tax Dispute: URA Closes Observer Offices the observer 1 Top story

The Observer disputes the claims, saying that it has been engaging the tax body since December 2018 to try and clear discrepancies between their figures and those of URA.
21:01
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State House Anti-Corruption Unit Arrests Two URA Officers home 1 1 Top story

Jomo told journalists that he tipped off the State House Anti-Corruption Unit because he was fed up of pressure from the URA officers.
19:30
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Fishermen Raise Complaints over High Taxes jinja 3 1

The fishermen pay, annual fee of 250,000 shillings as income tax, 100,000 for the trading license, 100,000 for the boat and 50,000 for working permits.
12:11
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USMID Beneficiaries Want New Guidelines Revised uganda 1 1

Paul Omer, the Soroti Mayor says the new beneficiary municipalities dont have development plans for big infrastructure projects yet it is one of the requirements.
20:48
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URA Closes Door For Clearance of 15 Year Old Cars country 1

In a statement released on Monday, Kateshumbwa said only cars that had got URA customs clearance by Sunday will be allowed into the country.
18:34
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Traders Task URA on Effective Communication kabarole 4

During a stakeholder meeting that was organised by URA at Mountains of the Moon Hotel in Fort Portal on Thursday, business operators said the body does not inform them about updated electronic systems, how the taxes paid are used, among other issues.
20:25
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MPs to Government: Don't Rush Phasing Off Airtime Scratch Cards area 3

Tumwebaze says the electronic airtime will also improve revenue collection since URA can now tell how much airtime the telecom companies sell and also minimize the waste generated from the scratch card.
06:54
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URA Closes 12 Businesses in Kabale Over Tax businessman 2 3 Top story

Tonny Stephine Omuka, the Supervisor Debt Collection Legal Department under Uganda Revenue Authority, says the affected businesses have failed to remit Value Added Tax VAT, Income tax and Rental income tax for the last two years.
14:14
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Rwenzori Tax Collection Improving- URA president 2

According to John Kiyaga, the Regional Manager Domestic taxes, URA collected Shillings 9 billion from districts in the Rwenzori region in the 2016/17 financial year. He however, says they collected Shillings 12 billion by May this year indicating a 26 percent increase.
16:34
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URA Impounds UBC Vehicles Over Tax Arrears

URA Public Affairs Manager Ian Rumanyika says that the five vehicles were impounded to compel UBC to clear arrears in Value Added Tax, Withholding Tax, And Pay as You Earn-PAYE, which have accumulated over a period of nine years.
18:35
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MPs Condemn URA Brutality on Alleged Tax Evaders parliament 4

Members of Parliament have condemned alleged brutality by Uganda Revenue Authority URA staff on alleged tax evaders saying the action could lead to low tax compliance.
21:44
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URA to Write off UGX 400B in Govt Tax Arrears

The Uganda Revenue Authority says it will write off 417 billion shillings in tax arrears owed by government as bad debts.
17:30
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Only 7000 to Benefit from Free Yellow Fever Vaccination nms 4 1

Ignatius Mugwanya, a fresh food vendor says that he was prompted to attend the URA tax payers week to be vaccinated against yellow fever.
14:38
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UNBS Impounds Banned Skin Products fake products 1 1

However, Cartons of carol light, top Claire plus, Tamarin, Peau-Claire and cocoderm creams and lotions, are still on display at shops in the suburbs of Kamwokya, Wandegeya, Ntinda and part of Kikuubo in down town Kampala.
18:20
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URA Targets 80,000 New Clients tax exemptions 1

Akol says the Authority will focus on rental tax collection. According to Akol, there are many people making money, which isnt captured.She says that they will work with other companies like National Water and Sewerage Company and Umeme to truck down records of landlords.
18:16
18:16

URA Places WBS TV under Receivership 1

WBS management agreed to the deal, but didnt agree with the tax body on how long it will take to recover the unpaid taxes.
16:36
16:36

Nandos, Mateos Closed For Defaulting On Taxes tax collections

Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) officials today closed Kampala Nandos and Mateos, a popular bar and restaurant respectively, over accumulated tax liabilities. URA officials confirmed to URN that Nandos had unpaid taxes of 250 million Uganda Shillings. They also said Mateos had tax arrears of about 150 million Uganda Shillings. All these arrears are said to be accumulated and carried forward.
16:31
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URA, Ministry of Finance Explain U-turn On Tax Exemptions 2014/15 budget 3

Today, amidst talk of Members of Parliament reversing some of the proposals made by the finance minister, officials from Uganda Revenue Authority and Ministry of Finance Planning and Economic Development, explained why some exemptions had to be removed.
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