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SMS rates increases in 2009 budget of Pakistan

Saturday, June 13, 2009 Leave a Comment

The government of Pakistan has increased the rates of text messages by imposing twenty percent extra tax on each SMS message.

According to details of the federal budget of 2009-10 the Pakistani cell users now have to pay an extra 20% tax on each SMS message they will send from their cell phones.

The government, whereas, has not imposed any tax on phone activation charges and has also reduced the regularity duty.