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South Sudan raises Sales Tax

  • Dec 14, 2016 | Richard Asquith

South Sudan raises Sales Tax

South Sudan has proposed increasing the level of Sales Tax from 15% to 20% in its latest budget.

Historically, Sales Tax has been levied at 5% on imports and restaurant/hotel services. But it was raised to 10% due to ongoing budgetary difficulties.


VP Global Indirect Tax
Richard Asquith
VP Global Indirect Tax Richard Asquith
Richard Asquith is VP Global Indirect Tax at Avalara, helping businesses understand their compliance obligations as they grow globally. He can be contacted at: richard.asquith@avalara.com. He is part of the European leadership team which won International Tax Review's 2020 Tax Technology Firm of the Year. Richard trained as an accountant with KPMG in the UK, and went on to work in Hungary, Russia and France with EY.