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A chance to clear a smuggled car, a car registered fraudulently or one with an expired TIP

Posted on 30 Oct 2018 at 2:11pm

The Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) has opened a Voluntary Declaration Window (VDW) to allow motorists possessing un-cleared vehicles to pay Customs duties without being charged any penalty.

The window opens on 1st November, 2018 until 28th February 2019 and motorists possessing un-cleared vehicles are encouraged to vol­untarily make declarations for proper Customs clearance processes.

Most of these un-cleared vehicles were either smuggled into Malawi or their Temporary Importation Permit (TIP) expired and they were registered fraudulently.¬† The window provides an opportunity to owners of these vehicles to pay Customs duty without being charged…