Prophetic Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries leader Walter Magaya has been summoned by the police for allegedly evading $22 million tax.
The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) is accusing Magaya of under-declaring his earnings. This comes after a lifestyle audit was done on him and his church dealings, after suspicion that he had been under-declaring his earnings. When contacted by The Herald, police spokesperson Commission Charity Charamba confirmed police were looking for Magaya. She could not give further information.
Zimra Commissioner-General Ms Faith Mazani’s assistant, John Chakasikwa, confirmed that they were after Magaya over the tax issue. He said the matter was being handled by the Criminal Investigations Division (Commercials Crime Division). Zimra recently issued a garnish order against Magaya’s church accounts held with a local bank. This followed Zimra’s raid at Magaya’s church at least twice last year, in a bid to audit his earnings and other business interests that include a hotel owned by the church, a tile manufacturing factory and a farming concern.
Walter Magaya is a Zimbabwean religious leader. He is among the most celebrated self-proclaimed prophets in Zimbabwe and is the founder of Prophetic Healing Deliverance Ministries (P.H.D). Magaya rose to prominence in 2012 after his visit to T. B. Joshua (of SCOAN) who is believed... Read More About Walter Magaya
Prophetic Healing and Deliverance Ministries (P.H.D) is a Christian religious organisation founded in 2010 and led by Walter Magaya who is a self-proclaimed prophet. The organisation rose to prominence around 2012 when it was increasingly reported that the membership was growing very fast and widespread... Read More About Prophetic Healing and Deliverance
The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority is a government department which is responsible for the collection of state revenue in form of excise duty, customs duty, road tolls, corporate and civil taxes. In addition, it also facilitates trade, offers fiscal advise to the government as well as... Read More About ZIMRA