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New GCT rate and GCT on raw foods
The Minister of Finance and Planning, Dr. the Honourable Peter Phillips, in his budget presentation on Thursday, May 24, 2012, announced that effective Friday, June 1, 2012, the GCT rate will be reduc.....
Ministry of Finance and Planning | 2012-05-30 13:37:33 # Views :9696

One-off payments under the Public Sector Heads Of Agreement 2012-2015
The Ministry of Finance and Planning wishes to reiterate that the one-off payments of $25,000 under the Heads of Agreement for 2012-2015 has been programmed into the Medium Term Economic Programme and.....
Ministry of Finance and Planning | 2013-04-30 19:18:45 # Views :4681

Another cashier arrested as RPD intensifies investigations
Romaniel McFarlane, a male cashier from the Tax Administration Jamaica’s Montego Bay Revenue Service Centre, was arrested and charged on January 23, 2013, with fifteen counts of falsification of accou.....
Ministry of Finance and Planning | 2013-01-25 18:45:45 # Views :4583

Major Richard Reese appointed commissioner of customs
The Ministry of Finance and Planning wishes to announce that Major Richard Reese has been appointed as the new Commissioner of the Jamaica Customs Department as of May 1, 2012.Major Reese is a former .....
Ministry of Finance and Planning | 2012-04-27 09:22:09 # Views :4549

Finance Ministry clarifies late payment of salaries
The Ministry of Finance and Planning wishes to advise that the delayed payment of salaries to Teachers, Education Officers and the Police was due to problems experienced in the banking operation at a .....
Ministry of Finance and Planning | 2013-04-27 00:37:49 # Views :3909

RPD obtains guilty pleas in Ministry of Finance & Tax Administration Jamaica cases
The unblemished record of a one hundred per cent (100%) conviction rate in finalised cases brought before the courts continues for the Revenue Protection Division (RPD), a division of the Ministry of .....
Ministry of Finance and Planning | 2013-02-08 18:17:06 # Views :3566

Minister of Finance to advance work on the Implementation of the Anti-money Laundering . . .
The Honourable Minister of Finance and Planning, Dr. Peter Phillips, has signaled the Government of Jamaica’s intentions to make top-priority amendments to several pieces oflegislation and regulations.....
Ministry of Finance and Planning | 2012-04-18 10:47:18 # Views :3357

ACP Justin Felice to head Financial Investigations Division
Assistant Commissioner of Police Justin Felice will assume the duties as the new head of theFinancial Investigations Division (FID) in the Ministry of Finance and Planning effective, today,Thursday, A.....
Ministry of Finance and Planning | 2012-08-03 13:27:54 # Views :3345

Dianne McIntosh Reassigned to Finance Ministry
Dianne McIntosh, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of National Security, has been reassigned to the Ministry of Finance and Planning as Director General......
Ministry of Finance and Planning | 2012-05-14 16:14:14 # Views :3314

Revenue protection division (RPD) nabs four persons.
Revenue Protection Division (RPD) Officers this morning took four persons into custody forquestioning regarding customs related and motor vehicle documents, including certificates of titleand blank in.....
Ministry of Finance and Planning | 2012-07-16 08:51:59 # Views :3304

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