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An expert looks at Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's intentions with retirement and savings plans.

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The government is looking at introducing a savings vehicle with tax benefits to help people save for retirement.

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Budget 2014: Pravin vs Manuel
Mar 04 2014 17:49

When Trevor Manuel was finance minister, a booming economy and increased efficiency in tax collection meant there was scope to...

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Tax breather for SMEs on cards
Mar 04 2014 17:23

There is tax relief on the cards for small businesses as suggested by a tax committee, says Old Mutual senior legal manager Soré...

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An expert explains how the latest National Budget affects tax credits for medical scheme contributions, including those of people...

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Parole vs tax
Mar 03 2014 10:59

A Fin24 user wants to know if a person has served 15 years for tax evasion, must he still pay the tax?

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South Africa could be a great country under certain conditions, say more experts in reaction to Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's...

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3 ways the budget affects you
Feb 28 2014 19:11

Another budget speech has come and gone and here are three significant changes that will impact you.

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No matter what they claim, no other political party could have presented any other budget in SA at this point in time, says an...

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The prospect of a revolt by taxpayers on matters such as e-tolls is reflected in the nature of the budget, says a Deloitte's tax...

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Property sector role players are dismayed that the budget offered no relief on property transaction costs and capital gains tax,...

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The budget makes no real moves to improve South Africa's fiscal health, says economist Dawie Roodt.

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It is too late for South Africa to prevent national debt reaching 44% of GDP within the next two years, finance director general...

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Black professionals must stop charging municipalities such exorbitant prices for their services, according to Deputy Finance...

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The excessive focus in the budget on social spending is not sustainable, AfriSake says.

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It is time for black and white businesses to find each other and work together to establish partnerships, says Finance Minister...

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Pravin's predicament
Feb 27 2014 13:37

The budget placed the finance minister in a tight spot, says Jac Laubscher.

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Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's budget was a rallying cry for the ANC to get its act together, waste less and spend more...

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The petrol price is set to rise to above R14/litre when the higher taxes and an expected hike in the basic fuel price come into...

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Gordhan slams developed states
Feb 27 2014 09:27

Pravin Gordhan has lashed out at what he called a negative narrative from some developed countries, which blame global market...

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Stability and not rocking the boat is exactly what a responsible, sensible minister of finance in a tight fiscal spot should...

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The general feeling about the budget speech is that it was reasonably prudent, and that Treasury has been quite strict in keeping...

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It remains to be seen if Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan pesented his last budget or if he would return to his portfolio after the...

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Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's National Budget could prejudice wage negotiations for public servants, warns union Nehawu.

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The wine industry calls on Government for a responsible policy framework with focused actions, and committed itself to closer...

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The Davis tax committee is tasked with, among other things, the hiccups in the tax collection system, explains Old Mutual senior...

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