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MRA Officer Arrested For Embezzling K12 million

MRA Officer Arrested For Embezzling K12 million

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An officer at Malawi Revenue Authority based at Domestic Taxes Station in Dedza, has been arrested for allegedly stealing embezzling money amounting to MK12 million. The suspect has been identified as Charles Chimwendo , 32, of Chimwendo village in the area of Traditional Authority Mzukuzuku in Mzimba district. It is reported that Chimwendo has been in unauthorized custody of various Revenue receipt books. He has fraudulently been issuing the receipts upon collection of revenue from unsuspecting taxpayers. The scam came to light when his superiors through Msonkho online platform noticed that a certain filling station (name withheld) had not remitted Provisional tax. The M.R.A. officials confronted the filling station management who revealed that Chimwendo had already collec...