Bi-lateral talks with Bahamas to resume, UK gives green light to high-level TCI delegation Recommended for you Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsAppBahamas, 25 Jan 2015 (Ministry of Finance Press Release -Bahamas)- The Government has completed the appointment of members of the VAT Appeal Commission. The names which will be unveiled this week, include a retired Supreme Court Justice as Chairman, a retired senior Customs officer and a public accountant. These individuals will also serve as members of the Customs Appeal Commission.The VAT Appeal Commission will operate independently of the VAT Department and the Ministry of Finance.If a VAT registrant is unhappy with any decision made by the VAT Comptroller, they may lodge an appeal with the Commission. An appellant who is aggrieved by a decision of the Commission may appeal the decision, but on matters of law only, to the Supreme Court.The timing of the appointment of the Commission is critical at this juncture, as enforcement activities and rulings of the VAT Department become more entrenched. The appointments are with effect from January 21, 2015. Hurricane Jose Not A Threat to The Bahamas, For Now Bahamian music legend gunned down at home in Turks and Caicos Related Items:appeal, bahamas, ministry of finance, vat Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApp
Posted: July 6, 2018 July 6, 2018 Categories: Local San Diego News FacebookTwitter KUSI Newsroom Updated: 8:21 PM KUSI Newsroom, Crews fully contain 100-acre brush fire at MCAS Miramar SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A wildfire that blackened swaths of hilly open terrain in the northeastern reaches of Marine Corps Air Station Miramar was fully contained Saturd evening, according to MCAS officials.The blaze erupted for unknown reasons about 3 p.m. Friday, according to MCAS Miramar public affairs.Fire crews reported no change in acreage overnight into Saturday, base officials tweeted around 9 a.m. MCAS officials reported that as of 6 p.m. Saturday the fire was fully contained.The spread of the fire had been halted at roughly 100 acres by late afternoon Friday, officials said.Crews with the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department helped base firefighting crews extinguish the blaze, which was posed no structural threats, Capt. Matthew Gregory, director of communications for the northern San Diego USMC station, said on Friday.