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VAT-free wish list: eggs and sugar tax in spotlight

Apr 03 2018 21:00

In an informal survey by Fin24, more consumers share issues they want to raise about the VAT increase and the current 19 VAT-free items.


Open letter to minister of finance on fuel levy, inflation

Apr 03 2018 17:58

A Fin24 user says that over the past few years he has always been meaning to write an open letter to the minister of finance after the annual national budget.


VAT-free wish list: Consumers speak out

Mar 31 2018 11:00

Give us VAT-free chicken, sanitary towels and meat in general, was the clear call from Fin24 users taking part in an informal survey ahead of the VAT increase.

Q&A with Terry Bell

'Why the VAT rate will never be reduced'

Mar 04 2018 15:04

The poor and working class will forever contribute a disproportionately large amount of value-added tax to the country’s fiscus, suggests Fin24 reader Wayne Gray.


Zuma's #FreeEducation plan: your views

Jan 05 2018 11:13

Fin24 users on social media have weighed in on President Jacob Zuma's plan for free higher education announced at the ANC’s national elective conference. Here is what you said.


#ANC54 online poll - Fin24 users weigh in on ANC leadership race

Dec 18 2017 13:36

With official results expected later, see what Fin24 readers had to say about who is most likely to win the ANC leadership race.


#Steinhoff: How economists reacted on Twitter

Dec 08 2017 15:18

Twitter has been abuzz since news broke on Tuesday evening that Steinhoff International's CEO Markus Jooste had immediately resigned. Here is what economists and business people had to say on social media.


#Steinhoff scandal: Your views

Dec 08 2017 22:30

We asked users on Facebook what they think of recent developments at Steinhoff. Here is what they said:


ANALYSIS: Gigaba disappointingly low on real and specific solutions

Oct 26 2017 06:30

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba's unwillingness to tackle contentious issues with practical solutions may be just a case of political shrewdness and keeping his options open, says Jaco Leuvennink.


SA reacts to high #unemployment

Aug 07 2017 16:42

South Africans took to Twitter to express their views as SA's unemployment rate remains stubbornly high at levels last seen in 2003.



Wynand Meyering: A response to Cosatu lashing out at SARB's Lesetja Kganyago

Jul 24 2017 12:28

If you want the highest possible economic growth, the inflation target should be zero in the economy, writes Fin24 user Wynand Meyering.


More MMM victims come forward as losses run into millions

Jul 20 2017 14:23

Stories shared by numerous Fin24 users tell a tale of loss, regret and disillusionment, with victims losing anything from R500 to a combined toll of R1.3m from a single family group.

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