How much do telecom companies owe governments?
Many telecom providers have faced penalties for failing to declare their actual revenues. In some cases, this failure to comply can be attributed to the complexities of the telecom sector and those of its regulatory framework.
Enforcing tax compliance in this vital sector is often a time-consuming and frustrating process for governments and revenue authorities, especially in countries that need to improve their domestic revenue mobilization. Their efforts are continuously impeded by: