Business NewsGovernment and Politics

Stop upfront ‘talk tax’ deductions – Communications Ministry orders Telcos

source: citinewsroom.com

Telecommunication companies in the country have been ordered to cease the instant deduction of the Communications Service Tax also known as Talk Tax.

“To minimize the negative impact of the current mode of deduction of the CST, the Ministry of Communications hereby directs the immediate implementation of the following measure: CST should be treated the same way VAT, NHIL, GETFUND levy and all other taxes and levies imposed on entities doing business in Ghana are treated. This extraordinary upfront deductions of CST and notification of same to the subscribers must stop with immediate effect,” the Ministry of Communications directed.

The directive was captured in a letter the Ministry wrote to the National Communications Authority (NCA) and sighted by citinewsroom.com.

Loading...
Tags

Got a news item to share with us or an enquiry to make?
Send an email to editor@mynewsghana.com

Eddie Young

Managing Editor, My News Ghana.

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Back to top button
Close
Close

Adblock Detected

Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker