I have tried, but failed to stop thinking who exactly suggested the mobile money tax to the Government, in particular to the President.
She insisted that her decision was a representation of what the people of Namutumba
MPs mostly from the Opposition demanded that voting be by roll call
MPs presented a minority report asking Parliament to completely reject the Bill
The survey shows that reducing the transaction value tax to 0.5% only serves to reduce the impact on profits and transaction volumes by 50% to about 37.3%....
As millions of Ugandans take to mobile, government has moved to regulate and generate taxes on the mobile money.
The Government yesterday agreed to amend the Excise Duty (Amendment) Act, 2018, that had introduced a 1% tax on all mobile money transactions to 0.5%,...
"We need to bring the costs down without increasing the risks. When costs of running banks go up with revenue going up, it is not good business."
Both finance minister Matia Kasaija and President Yoweri Museveni have said the 1% on mobile money was erroneously passed because cabinet had approved...
Over 120 casual laborers in Gulu laid down their tools in protest of being paid what they called little salary through mobile money.
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