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17:29
17:29

Nakasongola District Embarks on Updating Tax Database local revenue 1 2

Nakasongola District collected 539 million Shillings during the Financial Year 2019/2020 and close to 800 million Shillings by March 2021, far below the estimated collection of 1.3 billion Shillings. The district targets to increase its revenue to one billion Shillings in the financial year 2021/2022.
10:32
10:32

Nakasongola Revises Local Revenue Estimates COVID 19 Lockdown 1 1 Top story

Betty Namukwaya the Secretary for Finance, Planning and Administration says the district resolved to lower its revenue expectations after failing to meet targets in past years over restrictions on key sources of revenue and elevation of trading centers to town councils.
19:14
19:14

Bombo Town Council Seeks UGX 80M to Complete Market taxi park 1 2

Kassim Osman Ramathan the LC 3 Chairperson of Bombo town council says that following the easing of lockdown on majority of local sectors, they have resumed mobilization of funds from local revenue and well-wishers to complete the market.
07:37
07:37

500 Market Vendors in Gulu City Face Eviction Gulu East Division 1 3

Last month, Gilbert Oloya, the Assistant Town Clerk of the Division wrote a letter to the vendors directing them to vacate the land for a handover to take place on 3rd July.
16:43
16:43

Wakiso District to Issue Operational Certificates to Investors local revenue 3

Each certificate will cost USD 300 at registration and USD 150 upon renewal every year, for internal investors, while certificates to Ugandan nationals will cost 300,000 Shillings for registration and 200,000 Shillings for renewal every year.
07:41
07:41

Bussi, Kasanje Authorities Clash Over Tourist Fees birding 4 1

Musooke says when they tried to collect revenue, some of their agents were beaten and others dragged to the Tourism Police for allegedly collecting money from tourists under false pretense.
14:19
14:19

Butambala District Proposes Tax on Bodaboda local revenue 1 1

Butambala district projected to collect 132 million Shillings through locally generated revenue last financial year. However, according to the budget framework paper for financial year 2018/2019, the district was only able to collect 29 million Shillings.
12:03
12:03

Corruption ,Cattle Quarantine Affecting Local Revenue Collection in Nakasongola 2

Kigula explains that an investigation conducted by committee set up by district executive revealed that some sub county chiefs were issuing forged receipts and pocket the local revenue.
10:10
10:10

Boundary Disputes Affecting Revenue Collection in Wakiso land marks 3 1

The boundary dispute has left residents confused on which administrative unit they should pay the local revenue such as trade licenses, building plan fees and property tax.
18:13
18:13

Local Leaders, CAO Bicker Over Truck Loading Fees local revenue 1 5 Top story

The trucks pick the stones from quarries belonging to Bangcheng Investments Limited and African Asia Company Limited among other individuals. Zirobwe Sub County has been charging each truck Shillings 10,000 as loading fees. The sub county had expected to collect Shillings 45 million in tax this financial year.
15:40
15:40

Wakiso Revises Local Revenue Rates 1 5

The review of the rates will bridge the local revenue collection gap which was as a result of creating new local administrative units, including municipalities and town councils in 2015.
17:20
17:20

Sub County Chief on Spot Over Birth Certificate Fees local revenue 4

Cossy Nakabazzi, the Buwama Sub County deputy speaker, says that several certificates have been issued, but Nakandi has refused to account for the funds
10:08
10:08

Kyengera Market Vendors Decline to Pay Dues roadside vendors 1 5

Emmanuel Byekwatso, the Chief Finance Officer Kyengera Town Council, says they are aware of the vendors concerns and are looking forward to finding a lasting solution to roadside vendors.
11:18
11:18

5 Arrested for Conning Wakiso Traders local revenue 2 1

The five suspects who include three men and two women have been masquerading as district revenue collectors and intimidating traders that they would close their businesses if they default.
07:56
07:56

Wakiso on the Spot For Charging Residents Accessing District Headquarters parking fees 4 2

Swaliki Wasswa Masokoyi, the Wakiso Deputy Chief Administrative Officer, confirms the levy, saying it was introduced by the district council as part of its mandate to look for source of local revenue.
12:35
12:35

Entebbe Leaders Plead for Speedy Construction of Convention Centre united nations 2

Despite the outcry, Entebbe municipal council authorities led by the Mayor Vincent Kayanja De-Paul want the government to speed up the process in order to boost Entebbes strategic position in the wake of an imminent exit by the United Nations.
07:24
07:24

Sensitization, Enforcement Improves Local Revenue Collection auditor general 1

According to the mid financial year assessment report on local revenue collection carried out by the Local Government Ministry, Ntoroko district has so far collected Shillings 480 million of the estimated Shillings 530 million while Bundibugyo district has collected Shillings 500 million of the estimated Shillings 650 million.
17:09
17:09

Inadequate Local Revenue Hinders Garbage Collection traders 1 1

Christine Kabakama, a vendor at Kabundaire Market says the smell from the garbage poses a risk as it can lead to outbreak of diseases that are associated with poor sanitation.
09:37
09:37

Government Moves To Tax Rich More tax compliance 2 1

Godwin Denis Tumusiime, a Policy Analyst with Uganda Revenue Authority, says the High Net Worth Individual Taxation proposal follows an observation that taxation mainly targets the poor.
12:46
12:46

Soroti Leaders Decry Low Revenue Collection local revenue 2

During 2016/2017 financial year, the district realised about 200 million shillings which was way below the projected figure of 500 million shillings.
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