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South Sudan raises Sales Tax

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  • 15 December 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.

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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 is part of the European leadership team which this year won International Tax Review's Tax Technology Firm of the Year. Richard qualified as an accountant with KPMG in the UK, and went on to work in Hungary, Russia and France with EY.