ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jan 2011

In January 2011, the government of Ghana announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Parliament. (2011). Government budget speech delivered in Parliament on November 18, 2010. Available at http://www.parliament.gh/assets/file/Budget%20Statement%20/2011budget.pdf


Inception date: 01 Jan 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

Effective 1 January 2011, the government has increased the withholding tax on foreign service providers. Implemented via the Budget 2011, foreign services are now taxed at 15 rather than 5 percent.

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
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AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
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