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07:50
07:50

URA Finally Connects Electricity to Goli Customs WENRECO 2 3

In 2020, a devastating fire, caused by an explosion of a fuel tanker traveling to DR Congo, damaged the electricity lines in the area, affecting the power transmission in the area.
08:08
08:08

Residents Appeal for Prompt Clearing of Fuel Tankers URA 2 2

The plea comes in the wake of a recent incident where a fuel tanker, which had been delayed at the border point, caught fire, causing panic among the community.
15:14
15:14

Women in Agriculture, Business Demand Tax Incentives Women in business 4

Teopista Nahwera, a Business Woman in Mbarara city, said that many women have failed to operate businesses because of the numerous taxes noting that they need clear information from the tax body on how such high taxes are reached without consulting them.
07:12
07:12

One killed, Three Injured As Mob Attempts to Raid URA Office 4

Dr. Wilson Sanya, the mayor of Koboko municipality, says that the chaos erupted at around 10 am when a URA enforcement team from the Oraba border shot and injured a Boda boda rider suspected to have been involved in fuel smuggling using their vehicle.
15:28
15:28

Family of Gunshot Victim Demands UGX 15M Compensation URA 3 4

Phillian Anguni, a resident of Anzuu village in Vurra sub-county Arua district was shot on the right thigh on September 5 near Opia Health Centre III. The URA enforcement team from Padeya in Zombo district was returning from Arua city.
19:20
19:20

Govt Collections Increased, But Short of Target - URA Revenue collections 2 1

In real terms, this reflects a growth in revenue of Ushs2.511 trillion, while the Tax to GDP ratio grew by 1% to 12.99%. However, this performance means the URA did not hit the target set by the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development to collect Ushs 21.638 trillion.
12:09
12:09

URA's 30-Year Journey Through 7 Commissioners General 2

The tax body, with Edward Larbi Siaw as commissioner general -CG, in that year collected 113 billion Shillings, which was 6.83% of GDP then amounting to 11.2 trillion Shillings. But much as the revenue collections have since grown many times to Ushs 16.4 trillion as of 2018/2019 (and expected to hit 19 trillion this fiscal year), the ratio to GDP has been oscillating between 11 and 13% in the last one decade.
17:52
17:52

Why National Budget was Reduced to UGX 41.3 Trillion URA 2 1

According to the Ministry, the reduction is majorly due to failure by Government to realize domestic revenue to support the budget due to the COVID-19 and its effects, but also a U-turn from the loans and grants coming from external sources.
08:38
08:38

Kyagulanyi's "Armoured" Vehicle Was Under-Declared- URA

URA says the details of the car were misrepresented and consequently, the car was under-valued.
08:48
08:48

URA to Assess Impact of Tax Exemptions import 2

Milly Isingoma Nalukwago, the Assistant Commissioner Research, Planning and Development URA, the study will seek to assess the impact of tax exemption which will inform policy formulation.
23:56
23:56

URA Commissioner General Pledges to Uproot Corruption revenue 1 2

The commitment came after committee members tasked Musinguzi on how he is dealing with the highly connected and sophisticated theft and corruption in URA. A number of them said that the Authority was failing to perform due to high levels of corruption.
17:06
17:06

Mutukula Customs Loses UGX150M Amid Lockdown travellers 3

According to Peter Gikwiyakare, the URA Customs Supervisor-Mutukula, they get traders from Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe who buy commodities in Kampala.
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