Construction Of Mchinji One Stop Border Post Takes Shape

Construction Of Mchinji One Stop Border Post Takes Shape

By Tikondane Vega Thyolo, May 11, Mana: The Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) says construction of the much-awaited Mchinji One Stop Border Post has now taken shape and the contractor will be handing over the facility to government before the end of 2020. Head of Corporate Affairs Unit at MRA, Steve Kapoloma told Malawi News Agency […]

Malawi Tax Defaulters Utilize Voluntary Compliance Window

Malawi Tax Defaulters Utilize Voluntary Compliance Window

By Tikondane Vega Thyolo, May 6, Mana: Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) call for tax payers to utilise the Voluntary Compliance Window (VCW) is receiving a positive response since the window was opened three weeks ago. MRA opened a six months VCW from April 8th to 31st October 2020 to allow non-compliant taxpayers to settle their […]

MRA Intensifies Covid-19 Preventive Measures

MRA Intensifies Covid-19 Preventive Measures

By Tikondane Vega Thyolo, May 3, Mana: Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) has intensified Coronavirus (Covid-19) preventive measures and adherence in all its border posts and domestic tax offices across the country as one way of containing further spread of the deadly novel virus. MRA’s Corporate Affairs Manager, Steven Kapoloma said the tax collecting body as […]

Mutharika Appoints New Spy Chief

Mutharika Appoints New Spy Chief

Malawi President Peter Mutharika has appointed Kenam Kalilani – a digital money and ICT expert –as the chief of the country’s spy agency, Malawi Voice can exclusively reveal. The new spy chief Kalilani was the Deputy Director of the financial crimes busting agency Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) after a secondment from Reserve Bank of Malawi […]

MRA Relieves Tax Payers As COVID-19 Bites

MRA Relieves Tax Payers As COVID-19 Bites

By Wadza Otomani, MRA The Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) has opened a Voluntary Compliance Window (VCW) for six months to allow non-compliant taxpayers to settle their tax obligations without paying penalties, interest or any changes. Commissioner General Tom Gray Malata announced the tax relief measure at a press briefing at Msonkho House on Wednesday, 8 […]

MRA Opens Voluntary Compliance Window After Mutharika’s Directive

MRA Opens Voluntary Compliance Window After Mutharika’s Directive

The Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) has opened a Voluntary Compliance Window (VCW) for tax defaulters following President Professor Peter Mutharika’s directive on Saturday as a measure of fighting the spread of Covid-19. Malawi President Professor Mutharika issued the order after Malawi registered a fourth case of Covid-19. VCW will give an opportunity to tax defaulters […]

MRA, MBS Seal Deal to Address Delays In Clearance Of Goods

MRA, MBS Seal Deal to Address Delays In Clearance Of Goods

By Elizabeth Mandala, MANA Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) and Malawi Bureau of Standards (MBS) have sealed a working relationship which will provide speed and efficiency in their operations in borders aimed at eliminating delays in clearance of goods. The memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed by both, MRA Commissioner General Grey Malata and MBS Director […]

Energy Key To Drive Economy

Energy Key To Drive Economy

By Tione Andsen, MANA Government has said lack of adequate energy in the country has been the single major constraint to the national development. Minister of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining, Bintony Kutsaira made the remarks Thursday during the official launch of the Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) 2020-2024 Strategic Plan and Service Charter at […]

Govt to Construct 193 Houses For People With Albinism

Govt to Construct 193 Houses For People With Albinism

By Manasse Nyirenda, MANA Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Joseph Mwanamveka has told Parliament that the construction of 193 houses for people with albinism was on course to enhance their security and welfare. The Minister was speaking during the presentation of Mid-Year Budget Review Statement at parliament in Lilongwe. “Government allocated K 60 0million […]

MRA Urges Poly Students To Desist From Corruption

MRA Urges Poly Students To Desist From Corruption

BY GLORY MSOWOYA, MANA Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) has asked students at the Polytechnic to refrain from any acts of corruption if they are to be an integral part of the country’s development process.  MRA’s Marketing and Communications Manager, Steve Kapoloma made the appeal during an Accounting Students Alumni Day at the Polytechnic campus on […]