E-Levy has been passed by Parliament
It was diminished from 1.75% to 1.5%
Minority council organized a walkout
The Electronic Transfer Levy Act, 2022, Act 1075, also called the E-Levy, was given Presidential consent on Thursday, March 31, 2022, after it was passed by Parliament on Tuesday, March 29, 2022.
The Electronic Transfer Levy Act, will force a 1.50% duty on most electronic exchanges.
Before its endorsement by the Majority in Parliament, the Minority organized a walkout saying the expense is an apparatus that was set to fuel the predicament of the standard Ghanaian.
The Bill was embraced at a decreased pace of 1.50% from the underlying 1.75% and is supposed to raise an expected GH¢6 billion in charge income for the country.
The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has proactively implied that its constructions have been overhauled and prepared to guarantee assembly of the expense.
GhanaWeb investigates what the new Electronic Transfer Levy Act will cover when it is at long last operationalised from May 1, 2022, as was uncovered by the Finance Minister.
Exchanges E-Levy will cover
I. Versatile cash moves done between accounts on a similar electronic cash guarantor
ii. Versatile cash moves from a record on one electronic cash guarantor to a beneficiary on another electronic cash backer
iii. Moves from ledgers to portable cash accounts
iv. Moves from versatile cash records to financial balances
v. Bank moves on a moment pay advanced stage or application starting from a financial balance having a place with a singular subject to an edge not set in stone by the Minister
Exchanges E-Levy won’t cover
The Finance Ministry has additionally featured a few situations where the E-Levy won’t matter. They are;
I. Total exchanges of GHC100 each day made by a similar individual
ii. Moves between accounts claimed by a similar individual
iii. Moves for the installment of assessments, expenses and charges on the Ghana.gov stage
iv. Electronic getting free from checks
v. Determined shipper installments (that is, installments to business foundations enlisted with the GRA for annual duty and VAT purposes)
vi. Moves between head, ace specialist and specialist’s records
Find beneath the Electronic Transfer Levy Act