Warid wins tax appeal

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Warid wins tax appeal

Warid Telecom has won its appeal against penalties imposed by the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA).

URA was seeking UGX 3.4 billion in taxes and penalties from Warid Telecom, in a dispute over taxes on imported goods and services.

The Judge in the Commercial Division of the High Court in Kampala, Judge Christopher Madrama, ruled that a previous Tax Appeals Tribunal, which had ruled in favour of URA, had not properly evaluated the evidence before it, and had come to the wrong conclusion.



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