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Uganda eases VAT filings and interest for COVID-19

  • Mar 29, 2020 | Richard Asquith

The Ugandan Revenue Authority has announced a delay in Value Added Tax filings and payments to assist businesses during the coronavirus virus epidemic.

VAT filings due on 15 April are now postponed until 30 April 2020. Other tax returns, including payroll and withholding taxes, are postponed, too.

Any returns due on 15 March may be now filed and paid by 31 March without accruing penalties or late payments.

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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 can be contacted at: He is part of the European leadership team which won International Tax Review's 2019 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.

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