The company agreed to pay $167m in capital gains tax to Uganda Revenue Authority (Ura), clearing a hurdle that government had erected for consent to its exit plans.
Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Uganda Revenue Authority-Ura has sealed off the offices of The Observer at Tagore Crescent in Kamwokya Kampala for reported non-tax compliance.
The State House Anti-corruption unit arrested two Jinja based Uganda Revenue Authority (Ura) officers on suspicion of soliciting and receiving a bribe.
Three vital points for the Caterpillars, who leapfrog Ura FC into 5th place.
Uganda Revenue Authority (Ura) has closed The Observer newspaper over what officials say is Shs2.9b unpaid tax.
This afternoon, Uganda Revenue Authority (Ura) sealed off our offices in Kamwokya claiming that we have not met our tax obligations.
Initially, Ura assessed the tax at $300 million over all of Tullow’s assets valued at $900 million, but the oil firm disagreed that the transaction was taxable.
Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The State House Anti-Corruption Unit has picked up two Jinja based Uganda Revenue Authority-Ura officers.
While launching Ura Tower last month, President Museveni warned the tax collectors against engaging in unethical behaviours, saying he will not tolerate officers who lack integrity.
Arrears are normally awarded at the order of well-connected politicians and business persons who arm-twist the Uganda Revenue Authority (Ura) to bypass procedure.