NOTICE OF VAT ON ESCOM SERVICES

NOTICE OF VAT ON ESCOM SERVICES

In compliance with the Value Added Tax (VAT) Act of (June 2006) the Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited (ESCOM) will be charging VAT on the following services with immediate effect:

  1. Capital Contribution (Gross Amount paid by the customer)
  2. Rechargeable works
  3. Reconnection fees
  4. Disposals
  5. Penalties levied on customers (for illegal connections, Power Factor Charge, etc.)

Customers are therefore encouraged to take notice of this development and plan accordingly when accessing the services referred to herein.

Further assistance or clarification may be sought from any ESCOM office or the Malawi Revenue Authority.