Tag: URA

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Dicksons Kateshumbwa has Officially resigned from URA

News reaching our news desk this morning shows the Commissioner for Domestic Taxes at Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) Dicksons Kateshumbwa has resigned. “I have decided to end my tour of duty ahead of my contractual period with immediate effect. In addition, I have served in the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) for more than 14 years,” […]

Jose Chameleone, URA conflict over tax for his new car

Jose Chameleone, URA conflict over tax for his new car. Vocalist Joseph Mayanja moniker Jose Chameleone conflicted with charge implementers from the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) on Sunday evening over cases that he neglected to pay charges for his recently skilled vehicle. The vehicle referred to, a white Toyota V8 land cruiser, as indicated by […]

URA issues new tax administration measures amidst COVID-19 crisis

As the whole world is on the panic of the deadly roaming virus – COVID-19 crisis, most of the economies are losing out on the performance rate due to the affected business transactional channels world-wide. In Uganda, the business sector also seriously affected after the government instituted tight measures to curb the spread of coronavirus. […]

Doris Akol
Doris Akol: “It has been an honor to be your leader”

Doris Akol: “It has been an honor to be your leader”. Doris has in a passionate message said goodbye to Uganda Revenue Authority staff. However, President Museveni on Sunday evening supplanted Doris Akol as the Uganda Revenue Authority Commissioner General with prompt impact. “By the uprightness of forces allowed to me by the Constitution. I […]

Doris Akol
Doris Akol sacked, cries out to continue the struggle

Doris Akol has been fired by the President of the Republic of Uganda His Excellency Yoweri Kaguta Museveni. She was the Commissioner-General of the Uganda Revenue Authority for five solid years and five months. In addition, Mr. John Musinguzi was appointed as the new Commissioner-General for the Uganda Revenue Authority. Therefore Doris Akol wrote the […]

Alcohol, and Sodas: URA actualizes computerized stamps

URA actualizes computerized stamps to Alcohol, and Sodas the first items. Uganda Revenue Authority (URA), has started the usage of the advanced expense stamps on selected items. However, the income body will place stamps on six merchandise that are; lager, pop, spirits, wines, water and tobacco items. RelatedUganda Revenue Authority (URA) implements digital tax stamp […]

Local Sports
Nakaayi’s sh220m prize money will not be taxed by URA

URA is not going to tax Nakaayi’s sh220m prize money according to section 21(ab) of the income tax. “Awards received by sports persons as a reward from winning in the competition are exempt from tax,” URA said. Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) will not levy any tax on Nakaayi’s sh220m prize money. This comes after Halima […]