Tax

By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Feb 15th, 2013
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By Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai The Federal Government earned N2.2trillion as opposed to N1.9trillion it targeted in 2009; N2.9trillion as against N2.5trillion in 2010; N4.7trillion in 2011 as opposed to N3.6trillion and N5trillion generated in 2012 as opposed to N3.6trillion.  No, these are not foreign exch...
By benim
In Europe
Aug 31st, 2011
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Prostitutes in the German city of Bonn must carry a ticket purchased from a new parking metre-like machine while working the streets or face hefty fines from tax authorities in a scheme launched Monday night. In Germany, ladies of the night pay income tax — the level of which varies from region...
By benim
In Business
May 7th, 2011
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Brewing giant SABMiller rejected any claims of tax avoidance in Africa on Friday after South Africa, Ghana, Zambia, Tanzania and Mauritius decided to work together to examine the brewer’s tax affairs. The five nations have come together in a South African-led African Tax Administrative Forum to...
By benim
In Canada
Jan 20th, 2011
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What a difference an election year makes. More than two-thirds of Ontario households should have more money to spend thanks to the Liberals’ sweeping tax changes — up from an estimate of fewer than half just last June, according to internal government figures obtained by the Star. “We’ve been listeni...
By benim
In Canada
Dec 30th, 2010
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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will move ahead with a plan to eliminate the city’s contentious five-cent plastic bag fee, his office confirmed. The city’s plastic bag bylaw, which went into effect on June 1, 2009, requires retailers to charge a nickel for every single-use plastic retail shopping ...
By benim
In Uncategorized
Dec 17th, 2010
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President Barack Obama signed into law Friday a massive tax package that frayed his relations with liberals, caused him to abandon a pledge not to extend tax cuts to the rich and heralded a new balance of power in Washington. Dramatic both as an economic and a political accomplishment, the agreement ...