Regulators in California considering tax on texting

State regulators in California, US are considering charging a tax on texting services to help support public programs that make phone services accessible to the poor. As per the plan, the tax would be charged as a flat fee in monthly user bills. Texting services use the same infrastructure as voice calling, which was earlier liable for taxation.

This short was originally published on Inshorts, based on an article in Engadget.

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