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Museveni Speaks Out on Social Media, Mobile Money Taxes

President Yoweri Museveni has spoken out on the much criticized Social Media and Mobile Money taxes that took effect on 1st July 2018. Below is his statement, which was shared on his official Facebook page; Dear Ugandans, Greetings. I am using social media to share with you the reasons for the social-media tax and

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Parliament Passes Tax on Social Media, Mobile Money

Parliament on Wednesday passed the Excise Duty (Amendment) Bill which seeks to place a 1% tax on every Mobile Money transaction and a Shs 200 tax on Social Media per day. The bill has been passed amidst cries from the public, who called on government to find an alternative source of

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