The Group Chairman of Rlg Communications Roland Agambire, the Group has been declared wanted by the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), for defaulting tax obligations.
According to the National Coordinator for the Task Force at the GRA, Henry Sam, all attempts to reach Mr Agambire for him to fulfil his tax obligations have proved futile.
ACI Construction Company Limited, one of the subsidiary companies of Mr Agambire has not paid taxes to a tune of GH₵14,312,974.19 within a period of one year.
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ACI is among some 14 delinquent taxpaying companies within Accra and Kumasi earmarked for distress action owing to a total of GH₵63,091,370.71.
Meanwhile, the premises of the RLG has been sealed and has up to 14 days to fulfil his tax payment or the facility will be auctioned to defray the cost.
Henry Sam explained that under Section 34 of the VAT Act, Act 546, and Section 136 of the Internal Revenue Act, when a property is sealed, owners have 14 days within which to pay up.
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“We have locked the place but it is not the end, the final determination is that we will auction the property if the company fails to pay within the 14 days.”
Rlg Communication is not the only company suffering this fate.
Eagle Star Limited and Logistics Support Services Limited, a company located in Abelemkpe have also had their premises sealed for defaulting in taxes to a tune GH₵ 607,175.30 within a period of 2 years and GH₵467,779.54 for a year, respectively.