January 21st, 2020

GRA issues 3.74 million TINs

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has issued 3.74 million tax identification numbers (TINs) to individuals since it started issuing the numbers in 2012. Last year […]
January 20th, 2020

GRA exceeds target; over 15% of 2018 collection

The Ghana Revenue Authority exceeded its revenue collection target for last year by 3.2 per cent, the first time in two years. The authority collected […]
January 20th, 2020

GRA announces GHC25k informant reward to clampdown on tax defaulters

The Ghana Revenue Authority, GRA has announced a GHS25,000 reward for any person who will act as an informant to help discover huge tax defaulters […]
January 10th, 2020

3 persons confess to stealing from GRA

At the Kpetoe District Court on Wednesday, 8 January 2020, three persons arrested by the Kpetoe District Police for stealing from the Ghana Revenue Authority […]
January 7th, 2020

GRA exceeds GHS43bn 2019 revenue target

The Ghana Revenue Authority has exceeded its GHS43 billion tax revenue target for 2019. This follows a revision of the earlier target from GHS46 billion […]
December 31st, 2019

GRA impounds trucks with no proper tax documentation

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) Taskforce has impounded vehicles carrying goods along the Nsawam stretch without proper tax documents. The road checks were to ensure […]
December 24th, 2019

GRA ‘shuts down’ Hippo General and Haulage company over GH¢1.3b arrears

The Ghana Revenue Authority says it has taken action to distress Hippo General and Haulage Transportation company for owing tax to the tune of over […]
December 20th, 2019

GRA to automate payment of taxes — Owusu-Amoah

The acting Commissioner-General of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), Mr Ammishaddai Owusu-Amoah, has said the authority will automate the processes for the payment of Value […]
December 17th, 2019

Fire guts server room of GRA office at Madina

The server room of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) office at Madina, Zongo junction near Oman FM caught fire on Monday, December 16, 2019. According […]
December 15th, 2019

Pay your taxes by Monday or face closure – GRA warns 5 popular pubs

The Special Revenue and Mobilization Taskforce of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has given five pubs and restaurants in Accra an ultimatum of Monday, December […]
December 12th, 2019

GRA dismisses Fire Service’s claims

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has dismissed claims by the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) that it disregarded recommendations to improve fire safety systems at […]
December 11th, 2019

Fire outbreak has not stopped tax collection – GRA

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has warned taxpayers nationwide not to think that the recent fire incident at its Kwame Nkrumah Circle Office in Accra, […]
December 10th, 2019

GRA impounds smuggled goods at Balungu Barrier

The Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) in the Upper East Region has impounded goods that were being smuggled into Ghana from Togo. […]
December 3rd, 2019

GRA ignored fire safety advice — Fire Service

The Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has slammed the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) for ignoring a recommendation to enhance its fire systems to meet standards. […]
December 2nd, 2019

Probe GRA fire – BPS

The Bureau of Public Safety is calling for an immediate forensic investigation into the fire outbreak at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle office of the Ghana […]
December 2nd, 2019

No data, money lost in Circle office fire – GRA cautions against fake news

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) says the Sunday morning fire at its Kwame Nkrumah Circle office did not result in the loss of any data. In a […]
December 2nd, 2019

No cash lost in headquarters annex inferno – Acting GRA boss

The Acting Commissioner General of the Ghana Revenue Authority Amishadai Owusu Amoah has assured Ghanaians that no cash got burnt during an inferno that gutted […]
December 1st, 2019

Fire guts GRA offices near Kwame Nkrumah Circle

The premises of the Ghana Revenue Authority at Ring Road office in Accra is on fire, www.ghanaweb.com has learnt. Unconfirmed reports suggest that personnel of […]
December 1st, 2019

Parts of GRA Circle office gutted by fire

Parts of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) office near the Kwame Nkrumah Interchange have been gutted by fire. Citi News’ Caleb Kudah is at the […]
November 26th, 2019

GRA, COCOBOD sued over VAT

The Ghana Revenue Authority and its Commissioner-General, Ghana COCOBOD and its CEO have been sued by some Agricultural companies over the imposition of Valued Added […]
November 21st, 2019

Manna Height Hotel closedown over GHS301,504.40 tax arrears

The Ghana Revenue Authority in Cape Coast has closedown Manna Height Hotel at Mankessim in the Central region. The Manna Height Hotel, a taxpayer of […]
November 10th, 2019

Lawyer drags GRA to Human Rights Court for enforcement of his fundamental human rights

A Kumasi-based private legal practitioner, Kwasi Afrifa Esq, has clashed with the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) over tax assessment. As a result, the state revenue […]
November 7th, 2019

GRA loses millions in revenue as its lacks data to tax online companies

The country is losing millions in uncollected revenue from profitable online-based businesses, due to the lack of specific tax laws and the absence of a […]
November 1st, 2019

GRA locks up offices of tax defaulting firm

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) Taskforce has locked up the offices of a smart electricity metres developer, Intelligent Metering and Solutions Limited in East Legon, […]
October 28th, 2019

GRA hints of taxing individuals who earn from churches

The Board Chairman of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has announced plans are on course to tax some operations of churches in Ghana. Professor Stephen […]
October 24th, 2019

GRA locks up aluminium firm Pasico over GHC4m tax

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has locked up Pasico Ghana for nonpayment of taxes. The company is known to be the best producer of aluminum […]
October 24th, 2019

GRA confident of meeting revenue target first time in 4 years

The Ghana Revenue Authority is confident of meeting its revenue target for 2019 having collected more than 70 percent of the target set for this […]
October 24th, 2019

GRA warns its officers and public against tax evasion

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has issued a stern warning to its officers and members of the public who are involved in or facilitate the […]
October 24th, 2019

Companies owe GRA GHC5 billion – Prof Stephen Adei

Board Chair of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), Professor Stephen Adei, has revealed that several companies owe the GRA to the tune of GHS5billion. He […]
October 24th, 2019

GRA receives GHC32 billion revenue for third quarter

The Ghana Revenue Authority as at the end of September, 2019, received an amount of GH¢ 32 billiion less of its target for the year, […]
October 23rd, 2019

Do away with ‘get-rich-quick’ mentality – GRA staff told

Staff of Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) with a get-rich-quick mentality have been asked to have a change of heart, since the authority will not hesitate […]
October 22nd, 2019

GRA risks missing 2019 revenue target as benchmark values reduction backfires

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) is set to miss out on its revenue target for 2019 as the decision by government to slash the import […]
October 18th, 2019

GRA issues new directives on auction of goods at the ports

The Ghana Revenue Authority(GRA) has issued new directives on the auction of items. The new directives which were contained in circular outlines the processes through […]
October 17th, 2019

No more ‘protocol’, ‘order-from-above’ port goods clearance without my approval – Professor Adei

The Board Chairman of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), Prof Stephen Adei has warned staff of the Customs Division of the Authority to refer to […]
October 13th, 2019

Customs destroy banned and expired goods in Sunyani

The Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has destroyed quantities of banned and expired goods which were intercepted on the Sunyani-Techiman Road in […]
October 9th, 2019

Government expects great things from Adei as GRA Board chair – Ofori-Atta

The Government of Ghana intends to generate more revenue domestically, Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta, has said. To that end, he said, the government expects […]