Nepal govt to levy taxes on social media

Kathmandu: The government is preparing to bring bring social media under the purview of law and tax.

It is mentioned in the policy and program of the coming fiscal year 2022/23 presented by President Bidhya Devi Bhandari on Tuesday that social media will be brought under the taxation system.

The government also plans to promote digital literacy program as a campaign by implementing cyber security system for safe usage of information technology.