PRESIDENT MUSEVENI ASSENTS TO THE BILL THAT EXEMPTS MPS FROM PAYING TAXES

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By Kabuye Ronald
President museveni has assented to the income tax bill 2016 into law, a bill that exempt mps  from paying taxes on their allowances .

This has been revealed by the speaker of parliament Rt. Hon.Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga during the plenary. Image result for mps in uganda
It should be noted that president museveni rejected and returned the same bill twice to parliament objecting the Mps move arguing that it was not politically and morally right.
It should be noted that even if the president refused to assent to the bill,  Rule 132 (9) of Parliament’s Rules of Procedure which stipulates that once the President returns the bill twice, Parliament can pass it into law.

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