• Ghana to increase VAT, tax on mobile, money transactions, and tax on imports to fund free education

Ghana to increase VAT, tax on mobile, money transactions, and tax on imports to fund free education

11 April 2018

On 14 February 2018, Ghana announced proposals to increase the VAT rate by 2%, impose a 1% tax on all mobile money transactions, and charge a special tax of 1% on all imports to finance the free senior high school programme.

Source: IBFD