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Ugandan activists say mobile money and social media taxes will disrupt financial inclusion

Wednesday 11 July 2018 | 11:06 CET | News
Activists say the introduction of taxes on mobile money and Over The Top services will disrupt Uganda's financial inclusion agenda and economic development, reports The Monitor. Officials of the Tax Justice Alliance, who are drawn from Action Aid Uganda and SEATINI-Uganda, said any government that works to lift people from poverty cannot resort to "imposing taxes which are non-cognisant of the principles of fairness, certainty, convenience and efficiency".

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Companies: UCC
Countries: Uganda
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