There’s a proposal to tax your bandwidth if you go above 15 GB a month

There’s a proposal to tax your bandwidth if you go above 15 GB a month
They want a levy that would be distributed to copyright holders.”
In their brief, they say that 15GB allows “ample room for email, commerce and downloading.” Everything above that would be subject to a levy.  
 
  I mean ALL data including the bandwidth used by your TV, your cable box, and your streaming subscriptions. Video in data-hungry 4K is becoming more common. The Screen Composers Guild of Canada spoke to the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage and proposed a new levy. They want all data consumption above 15GB (that’s 1-5 gigabytes) to be taxed. Maybe you’re on a monthly plan that offers 100GB, 250GB or more. And I’m not just talking about your phone. What did your last video game download weigh? How much data do you consume every month? Well, prepare yourself. The group says that music composers aren’t being fairly compensated because streaming and downloading has eroded the consumption of regular broadcasting. Maybe around 50GB. Digital Music News goes deeper into the situation. Could it be that the SCGC is demanding more money because they’ve failed to adapt to the times? And we need it, what with binge-watching shows on Netflix and other sources. You probably don’t even think about it, right? And let’s not even talk about downloading and playing online games. YouTube is singled out, along with Amazon and Netflix. Royalties from the large streaming services, like Amazon and Netflix, are 50 to 95% lower when compared to those from terrestrial broadcasters. This levy would help with the shortfall. With regard to YouTube, which is owned by the advertising company Alphabet-Google, minuscule revenue distribution is being reported by our members. How much data does your music streaming service eat up each month?