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New Zealand releases final decision on telecom development levy

Thursday 20 December 2018 | 10:40 CET | News
New Zealand's Commerce Commission has published its final decision on how much the country's telecom providers will each pay towards the government's NZD 50 Telecommunications Development Levy (TDL) for 2017/2017.  The decision affects 17 providers. Spark, Vodafone, Chorus, and 2degrees will collectively pay over 90 percent of the levy. Voyager and MyRepublic will start contributing for the first time, after growing their revenues. The levy, about 1 percent of telecom services revenue, is paid by providers making more than USD 10 million per year from operating a public telecommunications

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Categories: General
Companies: 2degrees / Chorus / MyRepublic / Spark / Vodafone
Countries: New Zealand
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