Kenya removes mobile ringtones from excise duty list

Wednesday 7 July 2021 | 10:23 CET | News
The Kenyan government has exempted ringtones from excise tax in a bid to increase the amounts that local artistes earn from the use of their songs on mobile phones, Business Daily reported. The removal of the tax on ringtones is contained in changes to the Excise Duty Act that took effect on 01 July via enactment of the Finance Act, 2021.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel Kenya / Safaricom / Telkom Kenya
Countries: Kenya
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