The Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) after many requests from the digital community has finally removed the internet broadband tax. KPK Govt Removes 19.5% Tax on Mobile Broadband. Earlier, The Government of KPK after many requests from the digital community has called the KPITB MD, Mr. Sheryar Khan to submit proposals on the matter so that it can remove 19.5% Tax on Mobile Broadband (MBB).
KPK Govt Removes 19.5% Tax on Mobile Broadband
Before this, in Jan 2016, the digital publishers demanded the KPK Govt to Remove 19.5% Tax on Mobile Broadband and data services to give relief to mobile phone users of the province same as the Punjab and Sindh Govt did and withdrew 19.5% GST.
This step to remove the heavy tax of 19.5 % on internet is a very good step. As Pakistan is witnessing a high growth in internet and mobile broadband penetration hence, this initiative will further increase the rate of penetration in the country. And Pakistan will proudly stand in the list of most connected country.
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