Tag: Godfrey Statia

GRA collected $199BILLION in revenues for 2018

GRA collected $199BILLION in revenues for 2018

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 1, 2019

─ had only budgeted to collect $181M in revenues for that year DPI, Guyana, Friday, February 1, 2019 The Guyana ... Read More

New GRA office as catalyst for taxpayers’ compliance – Min. Jordan

New GRA office as catalyst for taxpayers’ compliance – Min. Jordan

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 31, 2019

─ New Integrated Regional Tax Office commissioned at Bartica ─ eliminates the need for residents to travel to other regions ... Read More

GRA investigating seized fuel ship’s records

GRA investigating seized fuel ship’s records

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 25, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, April 25, 2018 The Guyana Revenue Authority has launched an extensive investigation to determine the prior movements ... Read More

No VAT on exports – GRA Commissioner General

No VAT on exports – GRA Commissioner General

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 24, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Tuesday, April 24, 2018 Commissioner General of the Guyana Revenue Authority Godfrey Statia today dismissed media reports stating ... Read More

Private institutions still evading tax – GRA Commissioner-General

Private institutions still evading tax – GRA Commissioner-General

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 29, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Monday, January 29, 2018 Even with the withdrawal of Value Added Tax (VAT) from private education, institutions are ... Read More

No Gov’t control on foreign exchange- Minister Jordan

No Gov’t control on foreign exchange- Minister Jordan

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 3, 2017

GINA, Guyana, Friday, March 3, 2017 The Government has not set any rates for foreign exchange, Finance Minister Winston Jordan, ... Read More

$10 tax proposed on certain types of bottles, containers to move recycling efforts forward– GRA Head

$10 tax proposed on certain types of bottles, containers to move recycling efforts forward– GRA Head

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 6, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Tuesday, December 6, 2016 The issue of plastic bottles and other often non-returnable containers littering many communities will ... Read More

2017 Budget contains benefits of value for workers, private sector – Minister Jordan

2017 Budget contains benefits of value for workers, private sector – Minister Jordan

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 1, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, December 1, 2016 The 2017 National Budget has been described by Finance Minister Winston Jordan as the “finest ... Read More

VAT collection up by 5%

VAT collection up by 5%

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 16, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, August 16, 2016 The collection of Value Added Tax (VAT) for the first half of 2016 exceeded that ... Read More

New Commissioner-General reacquaints with GRA staff and operations

New Commissioner-General reacquaints with GRA staff and operations

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 29, 2016

(GRA, July 29 2016)- Newly appointed Commissioner-General of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) Godfrey Statia began his first few days ... Read More

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