Government through the Ministry of Finance is currently working on a goods and services tax, Zambia Revenue Authority Corporate Affairs Manager Topsy Sikalinda has confirmed.
In a brief statement Mr. Sikalinda confirmed that the government was currently consulting stakeholders on the new tax to be levied on Zambians.
See statement below ;
3rd Jnauary 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE USE
IGNORE SOCIAL MEDIA MESSAGE ON GOODS AND SERVICES TAX
It has come to the attention of the Zambia Revenue Authority that there is a message circulating on social media relating to Goods and Services Tax.
Ministry of Finance, Zambia Revenue Authority, and other Stakeholders are still working on the modalities which will be submitted for approval.
Kindly note that nothing has been approved yet hence the call on all stakeholders to ignore the circulation on social media.
Corporate Communications Manager