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Ugandan govt mulls 10% tax on imported phones

Friday 12 June 2020 | 10:11 CET | News
The Ugandan government plans to impose a 10 percent tax on all imported phones in a bid to increase the adoption of locally manufactured devices, ITWeb reported. Minister of Investment and Privatisation Evelyne Anite said the move is also to prioritise companies that manufacture devices or components for the government. Anite said the country imports 5 million mobile phones per year without paying the required tax.

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