May 21, 2018
Member of Parliament (MP) for Bantama, Daniel Okyem Aboagye has said Ghana would continue to beg for aid if, Ghanaians evade tax instead of contributing to mobilize revenue to build the nation.

According to the Bantama legislator, the introduction of the Tax Identification Number (TIN) is very important to widen the tax net for more people to pay tax to enhance nation building.

And was happy the media in Parliament were being taken through a training workshop, to explain to people to understand the importance of paying tax.

“If we need good things, we should be prepare to pay for it and we can’t continue to be people depending on aid, that is why I support the Presidents stand Ghana beyond aid”, he said.

He made this remarks at a two days workshop organised for the media at Prampram by Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) on Ghana’s tax system and the need to enhance education on the introduction of Tax Identification Number (TIN).

By: Kwaku Sakyi-Danso/