PROCLAMATION NO.1229 /2020
A PROCLAMATION TO AMEND THE EXCISE TAX PROCLAMATION
WHEREAS, due to COVID-19 pandemic crisis, it has become necessary to extend the period in which persons engaged in the manufacture of excisable goods or provisions of services may continue to do so without having the license;
NOW, THERFORE, in accordance with Article 55 sub-articles (1) and (11) of the Constitution Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, it is hereby proclaimed as follows:
- Short Title
This Proclamation may be cited as “Excise Tax (Amendment) Proclamation No. 1229/2020”.
The Excise Tax Proclamation No.1186/2020 is hereby amended as follows:
Article 43(1) of the Proclamation is deleted and replaced by the following new Article 43(1).
“43.1. Notwithstanding provisions of Chapter 3 Part 1 of this Proclamation which provides for licensing, persons engaged in the manufacture of excisable goods or provisions of services may continue to do so until March 9th, 2021 without having the license Registration.”
- Effective Date
This Proclamation shall enter into force on the date of its ratification on November 12th Day of 2020 by the House of People’s Representatives.
Done at Addis Ababa On the December 2nd Day of , 2020.
PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF ETHIOPIA