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Two Remanded for Running Facebook Account in URA Commissioner General’s Names

Two men, Francis Mutambuzi, 38, and Ronald Muhumuziibwe have been charged by the Anti-Corruption Court with five counts of electronic fraud in connection with impersonating the new Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) John Rujoki Musinguzi. One of the accused Muhumuziibwe is a phone dealer in Kampala. Muhumuziibwe and his colleague are said

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New URA Boss: Who is John Musinguzi Rujoki?

On Sunday, the President sacked Doris Akol as the Commissioner-General of the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) replacing her with Mr John Musinguzi Rujoki. In a tweet, Museveni said Musinguzi’s would assume his new office immediately. Akol who had been at the helm for five years and five months welcomed Musinguzi’s appointment

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URA Commissioner General Doris Akol

LIST: URA Names Top 1,000 Tax Compliant SMEs

Tax collector Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has recognized the top 1,000 tax compliant Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). According to an appreciation statement published in local press, the SMEs have “consistently fulfilled their tax obligations over the last three years”. “They have shown growth in revenue, filed their monthly and annual

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URA Commissioner General Doris Akol

URA Tax Payers’ Appreciation Month to Focus on SMEs

Tax collector Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) will focus on small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in this year’s Tax Payers Appreciation Month (TPAM), commissioner General Doris Akol has said. Addressing reporters during TPAM's press launch at URA headquarters in Nakawa, Kampala, Akol explained the importance of SMEs to Uganda's economy. "They employ the

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URA Closes the Observer News Paper Offices

Tax collecting body the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has closed down offices of independent tri-weekly newspaper The Observer. The offices, the tax body says were closed due to the media house’s noncompliance in paying their taxes. The Tower Post however cannot confirm how much the paper owes in taxes. In a statement released

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