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1.0 LEGAL BASIS FOR THE CUSTOMS REFUND.

1.0 WHAT IS THE LEGAL BASIS FOR A GENERAL REFUND.

1.0 WHICH DIPLOMATIC ENTITIES ENTITLED TO THE CUSTOMS REFUND?

1.1 EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY CUSTOMS MANAGEMENT ACT Act 2004.

2.0 MANDATORY REFUND CLAIM SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS/REQUIREMENTS

2.0 WHICH ENTITIES ENTITLED TO A DUTY DRAWBACK.

200M worth of contraband seized in Mbale

3.0 PROCEDURE FOR MANAGING FUEL REFUNDS.

3.0 WHAT ARE THE QUALIFYING TRANSACTIONS

4.0 PROCEDURE FOR DUTY DRAWBACK REGISTRATION.

5.0 PROCEDURE FOR CLAIMING DUTY DRAWBACK.

5.0 WHAT IS THE PROCEDURE FOR CLEARING A GENERAL CLAIM?

A GUIDE ON HOW TO APPLY FOR THE INSTALMENT PAYMENT OF URA TAXES.

A guide to taxation of the Construction Sector.

A guide to taxation of the Health and Medical Sector.

A GUIDE TO TAXATION OF THE MANUFACTURING SECTOR ..

ACCA head pays courtesy visit to URA

ADVANCE INCOME TAX ON TRANSPORTATION

Advance Tax on the Transport Sector

Agri-Input Dealers

AGRO PROCESSING INDUSTRY

Alur – Business Formalisation

An assessment of presumptive tax in Uganda

Annual Press Brief 2020/21

Applicant Sign Up

APPLICATION FOR ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Archbishop Kaziimba pays courtesy visit to URA

Are internal borders of importing/ destination Partner States still handling cargo clearance?

Are Mombasa and Dar es Salaam Ports the only first points of entry into the EAC Region?

Are Mombasa and Dar es Salaam Ports the only first points of entry into the EAC Region?

Are there any international rules for the determination of the Customs value of goods?

Are there any requirements for stakeholders to transact under the SCT?

Are there any requirements for stakeholders to transact under the SCT?

Are there any requirements for stakeholders to transact under the SCT?

ASYCUDA World

Benefits of the AEO Program

Benefits of using the AEO ERM

Bonded Warehouse Information Management System (BWIMS)

Business Formalisation

Business Income

Business Records

C.G Reaches Out To Koboko Leaders Over Recent Incitement Complaints

CHECK OUT THE LATEST ISSUE OF THE URA NEWSLETTER.

CHELANGAT, THE TAX GURU TO MAN UGANDA’S DOMESTIC REVENUE

CHELANGAT, THE TAX GURU TO MAN UGANDA’S DOMESTIC REVENUE

Clearance and Removal of Goods in the Customs Warehouse

COMMONLY ASKED CUSTOMS VALUATION QUESTIONS

Construction companies

Construction Professional

Construction professionals

Construction sector guide

Contraband Cosmetics Still On The Rise And Stifling Revenue Collection

Corporate Income Tax (CIT)

Corporation Tax

COSASE tasks URA to boost Taxpayer Education

Crop Farming

Customs Enforcement

CUSTOMS EXTERNAL OPERATIONS

CUSTOMS EXTERNAL OPERATIONS FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Customs Offences

CUSTOMS SECURITY BONDS.

Customs Systems Overview

Customs Warehousing Manual

Delegated Competent Authorities

DENMARK – UGANDA INCOME TAX TREATY (2000)

DHANA MUHIMU (KEY CONCEPT) – Swahili

Do I have to scan my baggage even when I have no items to declare to Customs at Entebbe International Airport?

Do tax administrative interventions targeted at small businesses improve tax compliance and revenue collection

Documents At The Point Of Entry

Does the AEO ERM Integrate with other URA systems?

Does URA charge a fee for in order to scan?

Does URA charge a fee for in order to scan?

Does x-ray radiation have effect on foodstuffs?

Early EFRIS adopters encouraged to support other taxpayers comply

EFRIS Brochure

EFRIS FACT CHECKER

EFRIS Handbook

EFRIS has not been suspended

EFRIS is not problematic, Museveni tells traders

EKITUNDU EKY’OKUSUUBULIRA MU BUNGI NE MU BITONO

Employment Income

Energy Sector players urged to tap into Consulting Expertise

Enforcement is a Last Resort to recovery of tax – URA

Enforcement Questions and Answers

English – 10 quick facts of TIN requirements for land transactions

ENTERTAINMENT – SECTOR GUIDE

Events Companies

Exempt Income

Export Procedure

Extension of Banking Hours

FAQS FOR THE EXPORT PROCESS

Finance Committee MPs On Familiarisation Tour At The URA Customs Border Stations

Fish processing

Fish Products Export

Fisherman and fishmonger

Floriculture Farming and Export

FREQUENTLY ASKED CUSTOMS VALUATION/ DOCUMENT PROCESSING CENTRE QUESTIONS

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS FOR GOODS HANDLED AT ENTEBBE AIRPORT

Gaming, Pool betting, Casino operators and Sports betting

Gaming, Pool betting, Casino operators and Sports betting

General Agricultural Sector Guide

General Manufacturing Sector Guide

GUIDELINES ON THE DUTY DRAW BACK PROCESS

Herbal Shops

Hoima Customs Enforcement team uncover hidden contraband cigarettes

Hospitals, Medical Centers and Clinics

HOTEL AND ACCOMMODATION – SECTOR GUIDE

Hotel and Accommodation sector

How are exports cleared

How are locally produced goods treated under the SCT?

How can a Customs Agent handle Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) or Tanzania Port Authority (TPA) processes if they have no presence at the Port?

How can I access the Uganda Electronic Single Window?

How can I track the clearance of my consignment using Uganda Electronic Single Window E-clearance?

How do you create an account on the AEO ERM?

How do you create an account on the AEO ERM?

How does one apply for a License?

How does one get access to the AEO ERM?

How is fuel handled under SCT?

How is Uganda Electronic Single Window structured/ How does the Uganda Electronic Single Window operate/ What is Asycuda World?

How long does E-clearing take?

How long does it take to scan cargo/package?

How long has Uganda Electronic Single Window been operational?

Income distribution in Uganda based on tax registers: what do top incomes say

INDIA – UGANDA  INCOME TAX TREATY  (2004) 

Indian Business Community recognized for improved tax compliance

INTERNATIONAL TRADE TAXES

Internship Opportunities

Is AEO program mandatory for all businesses involved in the supply chain?

Is bond guarantee applicable under the SCT?

Is it possible to dispose off / sell goods in any Partner State other than Uganda after payment of taxes?

Is it safe to be exposed to the x-rays (radiation)? Is the driver’s / personnel health not put at risk?

Is the Regional Electronic Cargo Tracking System (RECTS) free of charge; if not who meets the cost?

JAN-APRIL 2021 Newsletter

KACITA traders engaged on harmonization of customs valuation

LAND DEALERS AND DEVELOPERS

LAND DEALERS AND DEVELOPERS

LEGAL BASIS FOR A DUTY DRAWBACK

LET’S REMAIN OPTIMISTIC THIS CHRISTMAS – URA COMMISSIONER GENERAL

Lhukonzo Making a Business Formal

Livestock Farming

MAKING A BUSINESS FORMAL

Manufacturers trained on accessing duty remission benefits

Manufacturing of Tangible products

MANUFACTURING SECTOR

MANUFACTURING SECTOR

MANUFACTURING SECTOR – SECTOR GUIDE

MAURITIUS – UGANDA INCOME TAX TREATY (2003) 

Mbarara traders tipped on taxation

Meaning of AEO

Meet Bbosa Ibrahim, URA’S New Spokesperson

Mobile technologies and firm formalization

Motor vehicle Value Guide

MRA benchmarks on URA’s Block Management System

NETHERLANDS – UGANDA INCOME TAX TREATY

NEW SURVEY

New Unilever boss pays a courtesy visit to URA

Non-Intrusive Inspection (NII)

Non-Intrusive Inspection (NII)/ X-ray Scanning

NORWAY – UGANDA INCOME TAX TREATY (1999)

Notorious textile smuggler intercepted in Busia

Objectives of the Uganda AEO Program

OECD Assesses URA’s Readiness for Automatic Exchange of Information

On the home page click on Partners / Agencies and select Single Transaction Portal.

Online Fraudsters On The Rise, Be Alert

Operation Fire Up Continues to Expose Tricks Of Smugglers

OUR AMBITION TO BE SELF-SUFFICIENT STILL MOTIVATES US TODAY, 60 YEARS LATER

Over 500 smuggled Smart Phone recovered from Entebbe Airport

Over view of Real Estate

Overview of Construction Sector Guide

OVERVIEW OF ENTERTAINMENT

OVERVIEW OF ENTERTAINMENT SECTOR

OVERVIEW OF ENTERTAINMENT SECTOR

OVERVIEW OF FISHING SECTOR

Overview of Real Estate

Overview of the Agricultural sector

Overview of the Construction Sector

Overview of the Education Sector

Overview of the Entertainment Sector

Overview of the Health and Medical Sector

OVERVIEW OF THE MANUFACTURING SECTOR

Overview of The Mining Sector

Overview of Wholesale and Retail

OVERVIEW REAL ESTATE SECTOR

Passenger Baggage

PAYMENT FOR MOTOR THIRD PARTY INSURANCE ON YOUR FINGER TIPS

PERFORMER OR ARTIST

Performers and Artistes

Petroleum Sector Q &A

Pharmaceutical Manufacturers

Pharmacy and drug shops

Planned ASYCUDA System Maintenance

Planned eTax and EFRIS System

POULTRY FARMING

Poultry farming

presumptive-tax-data

Production Studios

PROMOTERS OR EVENTS MANAGERS

Promoters or Events Managers

PROPERTY DEVELOPERS

PROSECUTION FOR UNSCRUPULOUS CARGO CONSOLIDATORS

Public Announcement

Public International Organizations Accredited to Uganda

PUBLIC NOTICE

Public Notice eTax

Public Notice eTax

Public Online Auction (Terms and Conditions)

Q: When was the SCT implemented?

REAL ESTATE – SECTOR GUIDE

Real Estate Sector

Real estate sector

Recreation Facilities

REDUCTION IN THE COST OF A TAX STAMP FOR ANY OTHER ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES

Regional Electronic Cargo Tracking System (RECTS)

REMINDER TO SUBMIT INCOME TAX RETURNS AND PAY OUTSTANDING TAXES

Removal of EFRIS will affect Equitable Taxation- URA Boss

Rental Income Tax

Rental Income Tax – FY 2022-23

Rental Income Tax (Luo Translation)

RESTAURANT AND OUTSIDE CATERING OPERATORS

REVENUE PERFORMANCE PRESS BRIEF REPORT FOR JULY-MARCH FY 2021/22

Revenue Performance Press Report for Quarter 1, FY2022-23

ROBERT MUTEBI IS URA’S NEW IT CHIEF

ROLLOUT OF THE LOCAL MARINE CARGO INSURANCE FOR ALL IMPORTS

School Proprietors

SCT Business Process manual

Self-Registration User Guide

Shortlist in the recruitment at URA

Simplified web-based TIN application process.

Sinlge Customs Territory External Operations

Small Business

SOUTH AFRICA – UGANDA  INCOME TAX TREATY (1997)

South Sudan Revenue Boss Pays Courtesy Visit to URA

step 2 continues…

step 3 continues

System login

TAT launches Users’ Forum to improve efficiency

Tax Stamps

TAXATION OF CAPITAL GAINS

TAXES ON RENTAL INCOME

TAXES ON SMALL BUSINESSES

Taxpayer response to greater progressivity

Taxpayers Appreciation Day

TaxPayers of Uganda

Team One cracks down on phone smugglers

Team One Intercepts Textiles Concealed in Matooke

TEXTILE PROCESSING INDUSTRY

The Uganda Revenue AUthority

The URA contact center bolstered with state of the art IVR technology to ensure better on-call client support

The URA Newsletter_December 2023

Toll Free Number Outage Alert

TOURISM

TPAS KICKS OFF WITH ENDEARING GIFTS TO TAXPAYERS

TRANSPORT SECTOR

TRANSPORT SECTOR – GOODS VEHICLES

TREATMENT OF EXCISE DUTY PAID ON PLASTIC PACKAGING MATERIALS

UGANDA – UNITED KINGDOM INCOME TAX TREATY

Uganda Electronic Single Window (UESW)

UGANDANS TO BENEFIT FROM TRADE AGREEMENT WITH SOUTH AFRICA

URA AND KRA AGREE TO COOPERATE IN INVESTIGATIONS

URA and partners strengthen fight against illicit wildlife trade

URA ANNUAL REVENUE PERFORMANCE FY 2022/23

URA banks on register expansion to surpass next financial year target

URA boss calls on Ugandans to embrace EFRIS for compliance

URA brings manufacture-focused training to ease compliance

URA builds National Capacity on Taxation

URA builds staff capacity on professionalism for its field officers

URA celebrates world environment day with tree planting drive

URA closes bakery in Nansana over non-compliance

URA commences waiving of EFRIS penalties

URA condoles with aggrieved Koboko family

URA continues to engage traders on EFRIS, promises new Service Centre

URA continues to penalize non-DTS compliant companies

URA contributes to the Namugongo fundraising ahead of Martyrs Day

URA COURTS MINE OWNERS FOR COMPLIANCE

URA cracks down on tax evaders, intercepts goods worth UGX 64M

URA CROWNS CITI BANK AS TOP TAXPAYER

URA Customs Team Bursts Racket of Cigarette Smugglers in Koboko

URA Destroys Contraband Worth One billion

URA eases labelling requirements for fresh produce from Tanzania

Ura Ebomba Ya Business Post Covid Summit

URA empowers 34 business start-ups on formalization and record keeping

URA empowers businesses at the eastern trade fair

URA engages clearing agents on new warehousing guidelines

URA engages French business community on taxes

URA engages GCIC on the operation of EFRIS

URA Engages Mid-Western Business Community To Foster Tax Compliance

URA Engages Motor vehicle Dealers on Valuation

URA engages small Scale manufacturers to ease compliance

URA ENLISTS THE SUPPORT OF PARISH CHIEFS TO GROW COLLECTIONS

URA hands over motor vehicle registration

URA impounds goods worth USD 30,000

URA INCREASING TAX COMPLIANCE WITH THE AEO PROGRAM

URA Intercepts 631 Kgs of Immature Fish

URA intercepts loaded pistol at Elegu

URA intercepts pistol concealed in a handbag

URA joins forces with the clergy to preach tax compliance in West Nile

URA LAUNCHES ONLINE TV TO INTENSIFY TAX EDUCATION.

URA LAUNCHES ONLINE TV TO INTENSIFY TAX EDUCATION.

URA MEETS CAR IMPORTERS OVER IMPOUNDED VEHICLES

URA MEETS JUDICIARY TO TIGHTEN LEGAL LOOPHOLES IN REVENUE MOBILIZATION.

URA Newsletter September 2022

URA Newsletter, June 2024 Edition

URA Newsletter, March 2024 Edition

URA officer denied bail over abuse of office

URA on The Hunt for Violators of the Temporary Road Licenses

URA Opens Taxpayer Service Centre in Kikuubo

URA Orients New Taxpayers to Ease Compliance

URA participates in the launch of the National Budget Month

URA rallies taxpayers ahead of June 30

URA Records Surplus In Month Of March

URA recovers UGX 9M from textile smuggler in Kabale

URA Scatters Plans for Notorious Bleaching Creams Supplier in Kikuube

URA scoops best government exhibitor award

URA scoops Woman of the Future Award

URA Sensitizes Fishermen in Eastern Uganda

URA set to sign MOUs with Clearing Agents

URA Staff Compliance takes integrity gospel to the regions

URA staff trained on the treatment of wood products for trade purposes

URA TAPS INTO THE DIGITAL ECONOMY TO INCREASE REVENUE COLLECTION

URA TASKED TO EMBRACE MATURITY AS IT CELEBRATES 30 YEARS

URA Tightens Intelligence Network Amidst New Tricks From Smugglers

URA Tightens on Lifestyle Audits for Staff with Unexplained Assets

URA tips expo goers on tax compliance

URA to collect over 200 million from illegal vehicle cloners

URA to recover more than 600 million from system flouters

URA TO RECOVER OVER A BILLION FROM HISEM AND SOXIBA LIMITED IN VAT CASE.

URA to recover UGX 500 million from vehicles misusing duty free exemptions

URA to Roll Out Warehousing System to Streamline Cargo Management

URA to waive EFRIS penalties

URA Unmasks Clearing Agents Aiding Smuggling

URA urges logistics graduates to exercise integrity

URA, partners strengthen fight against illicit financial flows

URA’s Green Guard Campaign Benefits Nakawa Market

URA’S SENIOR PUBLICIST TIPS PR PRACTITIONERS

Value Added Tax ( VAT)

VAT is not a double tax – URA Boss clarifies

VAT registered category

VOLUNTARY DISCLOSURE

Waiver of EFRiS Penalties

Waiver of EFRiS Penalties

WAIVER OF INTEREST AND PENALTY OUTSTANDING AS AT 30TH JUNE, 2023

Warehousing of Goods

West Nile traders push for lower customs duty on imported honey

What are CFSs?

What are customs duties?

What are the benefits from the SCT?

What are the benefits from the SCT?

What are the benefits of NII?

What are the different methods of Customs valuation allowed under the ACV?

What are the eligibility requirements?

What are the features of SCT?

What are the general conditions for Licensing of a Company?

What are the methods of Customs Valuation?

What are the objectives of the Uganda Electronic Single Window?

What are the requirements for the C9/ C11 amendment?

What does a client do in case an SCT consignment does not arrive in the country due to occurrences like accidents, thefts, fire, etc?

What does Uganda Electronic Single Window do?

What happens when an importer imports more than one motor vehicles on the same bill of lading but one motor vehicle is a contraband

What is a Customs Security Bond?

What is a Single Customs Territory (SCT)?

What is a Single Customs Territory (SCT)?

What is Customs value?.

What is E-clearing?

What is Groupage Cargo?

What is Mutual Recognition of Customs Clearing Agents?

What is Mutual Recognition of Customs Clearing Agents?

What is required to execute a bond?

What is SCT all about?

What is the AEO ERM?

What is the AEO Program?

What is the Current status of the SCT implementation?

What is the Current status of the SCT implementation?

What is the Process of authorisation of a client on the AEO ERM?

What is the process of bond execution?

What is Uganda Electronic Single Window?

What process do I go through to become an AEO?

What types of bonds are there under Customs?

What will the AEO ERM do?

What will Unapproved Economic Operators have to do to become AEO?

When was the SCT implemented?

Where are the Uganda Electronic Single Window offices located?

Which Countries are involved in the SCT?

Which trade facilitation agencies are currently using the Uganda Electronic Single Window – Single Transactions Portal?

Which trade facilitation agencies will be added to Uganda Electronic Single Window in the near future?

Who are the AEO prospective clients?

Who are the key stakeholders in the SCT clearance Processes?

Who are the key stakeholders in the SCT clearance Processes?

Who are the key stakeholders in the SCT clearance Processes?

Who are the stakeholders involved with the AEO ERM?

Who is a Clearing Agent?

Who is a land dealer?

Who is a landlord?

Who is a property developer?

Who is a property manager?

Who Is A Real Estate Agent?

Who is eligible for a Clearing Agency License?

Who is eligible to use the Uganda Electronic Single Window?

Who is responsible for the security of goods along the corridors?

Who Monitors RCTG bond account performance?

Who provides finances for the Uganda Electronic Single Window?

Whose is a Third-party declarant/ forwarder?

WHT exemption application 2024-25

Why does URA scan empty trucks?

Why does URA scan passenger baggage?

Why is a bond executed? 

Why is it necessary to obtain a customs agents’ license? Justification? Why renewal?

Why the AEO ERM?

Why we Should All Embrace The New Rental Tax Regime

WHY YOU SHOULD INTEREST YOURSELF IN URA’S AEO PROGRAM

Will importing/ destination Partner states deploy officials at the first points of entry?

Will importing/ destination Partner states deploy officials at the first points of entry?

Will site inspection still exist when the AEO System is fully implemented?

Will the Taxpayer have access to reports and monitor progress of their transactions on the AEO ERM?

With the AEO ERM approximately how long will certification of an AEO take?

Withholding Tax

Women Entrepreneurs tipped on Tax Compliance

Women in Business Urged to Adopt Technology

Young entrepreneurs tipped on tax compliance

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