The largest telecommunications operator in Somaliland, Telesom is horned locks with the government with tax dispute. It is reported that the amount of unpaid taxes by Telesom has piled up and according to sources that the government has sent a notice to Telesom Operator to clear the unpaid taxes.
The figure is not yet clear but it is reported that the firm has completely denied the existence of tax evasion.
The Head of State and senior firm’s officials got together to resolve the dispute.
The president has reached out to organizations that support Somaliland’s good governance to convince the firm to pay the debt. The taxes are aimed at funding socio-economic development projects for the nation.