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Budget 2017 contains updated tax tables and company employees will be paying more tax and taking less home at the end of the month,...

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In his budget speech the finance minister was wrestling with a national debt challenge. The vast majority of South Africans are in...

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Why Budget 2017 was unusual
Mar 09 2017 18:18

Budget 2017 was unusual due to the tough economic environment in 2016 and SA narrowly having avoided going into recession, says an...

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A Fin24 user impacted by the new upper tax bracket is of the view that an increase in Value-Added Tax should rather have been...

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National Treasury has made some changes to its exchange control policy regarding intellectual property and offshore investment,...

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What would the national budget look like if the opponents of National Treasury could gain the upper hand? Economist Jac Laubscher...

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This year will be the worst ever for South African taxpayers and the next two years are projected to be even worse, says Garth...

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National Treasury in its 2017 Budget Review said it would introduce new measures to curb the tax-free transfer of wealth to trusts.

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National Treasury’s estimate of a R30bn revenue collection shortfall is optimistic, saysKyle Mandy, Director at auditing firm...

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Potential job losses from the proposed 11% sugary tax could possibly be completely offset by supporting the sugar industry’s long...

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#Budget2017: All about tax
Mar 02 2017 20:15

The 2017 Budget Speech is all about tax, as Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan looked for ways to raise money and tighten expenditure,...

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From a credit ratings point of view, it still very much remains a case of wait and see after Budget 2017 was delivered by Finance...

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National Treasury has announced a slight lowering of the proposed rate on sugary beverages, making the first four teaspoons of...

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The Financial and Fiscal Commission has cautioned that over the long term, personal income tax hikes could have a detrimental...

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Fin24 users have described the new tax rate for the super rich as a major disincentive, amid calls for meaningful job creation and...

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Despite a higher marginal income tax rate of 45% being introduced on taxable income over R1.5m, the National Budget maintained...

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We need to ask ourselves if Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan engaged the ‘appropriate lever’ in fulfilling an urgent need to raise...

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From an agribusiness perspective, Budget 2017 came against the backdrop of high food price inflation and a recent positive upturn...

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Amid fears of South Africans skipping the country over the new tax rate for those earning over R1.5m, Judge Dennis Davis reckons...

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SARS cannot be made a political football, says former finance minister Trevor Manuel as tensions reach boiling point between...

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State finances face stormy times as the private sector braces itself for a possible switch in finance ministers amid spluttering...

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During a heated exchange at the National Economic Development and Labour Council in Johannesburg on Friday, Finance Minister Pravin...

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This week, ratings agencies reacted to the budget speech by raising concerns about the rising government guarantee exposure to...

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The Manufacturing Circle hoped for a more overtly jobs-friendly and pro-growth budget, it says in reaction to Finance Minister...

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Have a look at this infographic to see how the tax announcements in Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's Budget will affect you.

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Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan had a tough message for South Africans in his Budget Speech in the National Assembly.

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