Husband or wife at Firmus Advisory Ltd has claimed it has grow to be essential to hold a regulatory forum for the community to connect immediately with the numerous regulatory and registration organizations.
Edem Seshie mentioned the regulatory and registration legislation and treatments for environment up or working a small business in the place keeps modifying from time to time with out any community education and learning.
“we have GRA, EPA, GIPC, registrar common and other allied companies at this discussion board to deliver a 1-stop store of information and facts to stakeholders in setting up organization understanding the method to observe to make it less difficult for both of those domestic and overseas corporations because our consultancy business has realised the regulations this organizations run with modify often leaving the community ignorant” he added.
Using his convert to deal with contributors, Chief Profits Officer at the Policy and Programming department of the Ghana Profits Authority Richard Hakeem Quainoo mentioned companies which internet site their companies in Accra and Tema immediately forfeit any VAT incentive that comes with spot of producing providers.
He mentioned that any firm that web pages in any other regional funds other than Larger Accra location enjoys 25 for every cent even though other people which find their small business exterior the regional capitals in the region have their tax slashed by half.
Mr Quainoo mentioned “The company rate we have is 25% of concession and when a person internet site outside any of the regional capitals, you love 50% of your tax. Any business that has 1% of its workforce as graduate right from any of the universities have 10% of the cost of that personnel slash off”.
The consultant from the Registrar General’s Office Madam Matilda Osei bemoaned the troubles her outfit has to undertake to scrutinize handwritten forms loaded by applicants for the registration of their small business.
She advised the public to make use of the on the internet registration platform when they are guaranteed all their required paperwork are genuine.
The head of lawful division at the Ghana Expense Marketing Centre, Naa Lamle Orleans-Lindsay encouraged the general public to technique her office for any guidance in setting up a company in the place.
Madam Lamle said that pretty before long all regulatory and registration agencies will be consolidated less than 1 umbrella company to make it less difficult for any person to sign up and fork out all fees in one particular office environment. This she explained the governing administration is getting gradual methods to do and so significantly, all organizations have fulfilled in that regard.
The a person-day regulatory discussion board held at the British Council in Accra finished with most of the agencies in the small business market using turns to address participants and giving answers to pertinent issues and issues lifted.