The Minister for Finance and Economic Planning, Mr. Ken Ofori-Atta is expected to withdraw the controversial Electronic Transactions Levy (E-levy) from Parliament on Tuesday, February 15, 2022.

According to Deputy Majority Leader, Hon Alexander Afenyo-Markin, after the withdrawal on Tuesday, the E-levy will be reintroduced on Friday, February 18 at a reviewed percentage of 1.5.

The Effutu MP made this interesting revelation when presenting the business statement of Parliament for next week.

Meanwhile, the Minority Caucus have revealed that reducing the Electronic Transactions Levy from 1.75% to 1.5% won’t make them change their position on the levy.

According to them, the E-levy must be withdrawn Immediately because it will only worsen the social and economic conditions of the already overburdened Ghanaians.

Source: InsiderGH.com

           

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