Title An Overview of Telecom Taxation in the Arab World: 10 Years Later
Description In an increasingly digitized world, having a cellular or fixed service for voice and Internet needs has become a necessity to organizations and individuals alike. However, high rates of taxation can hinder growth of networks penetration. This report, which was released in January 2024, answers the following questions: • What are the rates of taxation on the various telecommunications services in MENA? (Cellular services, fixed voice services, and fixed Internet services) • Which countries are the most highly impacted by taxation in the MENA region? • How do taxes across different telecommunication services vary in the MENA region? • What are the key developments in telecommunications taxation in the MENA region over the past decade?
Date Jan 16, 2024