Tag: Taxation

Taxation of mobile phones: Implications for livestock and crop agriculture

Opinion piece written by: Osmond E. Datsomor (Bsc agriculture; Mphil Animal science) Taxation as a sole means of revenue generation for government funding expenditure must be critically reviewed. The government of Ghana (GoG) through the Ministry of Finance (MoF) is resorting to impose and subsequently implement a 17% VAT on import of mobile phones, a recent development which is unfortunate. The current… Read more →