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May 19, 2016
Bus drivers angry at business licence delay

PUBLIC bus drivers in Grand Bahama are upset about the long delay in getting their annual business licences from the government after putting in applications, some over three months ago.

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Department of Inland Revenue Enforcing Business Licences Penalties and Surcharges
November 09, 2015
Department of Inland Revenue Enforcing Business Licences Penalties and Surcharges

The Department of Inland Revenue (CRA) reminds the public that fines and penalties are now being imposed as a result of the July 2015 amendment to the Business Licence Act.

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January 17, 2011
Govt 'nets' 300k through Business Licence reforms

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

and TANEKA THOMPSON

Tribune Staff Reporter

tthompson@tribunemedia.net

The Government is expecting to earn a net $300,000 revenue increase from reforms to the Business Licence Act and its taxes, a government minister said yesterday, confirming that the rates for industries such as construction and the hotels had been adjusted downwards by 0.25 percentag...

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November 04, 2010
BUSINESS LICENCE ENFORCEMENT TO BE 'MUCH STRICTER'

THE Government intends to adopt a "much stricter and stronger enforcement than in times past" of rules relating to Business Licence infractions, the Minister of State for Finance has confirmed.

Zhivargo Laing said: "In too many instances businesses are creating nuisances in too many communities, as there are far too many people who think nothing of operating without a license or ignoring what t...

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Business Licence Renewals Due
March 19, 2015
Business Licence Renewals Due

Business owners are advised that the deadline to submit their application to renew their business licences has past...

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January 06, 2011
Business Licence Act 2010 - Press release by The Ministry of Finance

The Ministry of
Finance advises the public that the new Business Licence Act 2010 took
effect on January 1, 2011.  All businesses operating within The Bahamas
must register under this new Act by March 31st, 2011. 

Applications
must be made at the Business License Offices in New Providence, Grand
Bahama, Abaco and Exuma or at the Office of the Island Administrator in
all other isla...

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Business Licence Application/Registration in The Bahamas is now online!
August 04, 2015
Business Licence Application/Registration in The Bahamas is now online!

Business Licence Application/Registration in The Bahamas is now online! Business owners and taxpayers may register anywhere and anytime with internet access. Watch the instructional video and refer business owners/taxpayers...

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April 17, 2011
Business Licence backlog resolved

By ALISON LOWE
Business Reporter

alowe@tribunemedia.net

A backlog in the processing of business license applications at the Business License Unit within the Ministry of Finance has been largely resolved, according to a senior official, with everyone who applied for a license expected to have been processed by the end of this week.

Athena Marche, Deputy Controller of Inland Revenue with responsi...

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January 24, 2011
Medical facilities 'may have case' for Business Licence recovery

By ALISON LOWE
Business Reporter

alowe@tribunemedia.net

A Bahamian accountant yesterday suggested that private hospitals and medical clinics may have been incorrectly required to pay Business Licence fees, amounting to hundreds of thousands of dollars, for decades.

Theofanis Cochinamogulos, managing partner of Cochinamogulos and Co, a chartered accountancy and management consultancy firm, told ...

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Certified statement of turnover for business licences
December 09, 2015
Certified statement of turnover for business licences

The Department of Inland Revenue reminds the public that Business Licence Regulation No 5 was amended in July 2015.

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