Clarity sought on Gordhan’s dividend withholding tax changes

The increase in dividend withholding tax to 20% requires clarity, says KPMG, as the date implications and meaning of ‘paid’ is crucial

19 hours ago
BUSINESS DAY TV: The budget gives the wealthy a smack on the hand

Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas talks about why the ministry took this decision, and why there were no changes to VAT

23 hours ago
Everything you need to know about #Budget2017

All the news, views and analysis of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's 2017 budget

updated 14 hours ago
What does the new Budget mean for you as a consumer?

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1 day ago
Budget has not delivered SA from the ratings precipice

It was probably enough to stay ratings agencies’ hands but SA remains on the brink of a downgrade and political uncertainty could tip the scales, economists ...

23 hours ago
SA’s projected rate of economic growth is insufficient

Transformation has to improve the lives of the majority and not just the enrichment of a few, says Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan

1 day ago
WATCH: Weighing in on Gordhan's budget

The panel of editors takes a detailed look at the 2017 budget announcement in this week’s Editing Allowed

1 day ago
Producer inflation comes in better than expected

Food and fuel remain the key drivers of a higher overall PPI — and new taxes and levies could undermine the benevolent effects of an easing drought

1 day ago
WATCH: We serve at the pleasure of the president, says Jonas

Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas explains why Treasury decided to forgo VAT increases and explains why rumours of a Cabinet reshuffle are part and parcel ...

1 day ago
SARS to squeeze an extra R17bn from 2017 taxpayers

Treasury warns of revenue-collection risks

1 day ago
Modest growth in economy expected

Conditions strengthen, but policy and global uncertainty could pose risks

1 day ago
Good financial planning needed to take advantage of Treasury's limited tax relief

Bracket creep relief amounts to R2.5bn for the 2017-18 fiscal year, generating R12.1bn as additional revenue

1 day ago
Treasury sweetens sugar tax proposal

Threshold set for levy to kick in, rate reduced and measure delayed

1 day ago
Pravin Gordhan raises the alarm over SARS's performance

The R30.4bn revenue shortfall is the largest since the 2009 recession

1 day ago
Pravin Gordhan raises alarm over tax collection

Treasury flags risk of greater uncertainty in collection, while budget shortfall is partly due to ‘challenges’ at SARS

1 day ago
High earners to pay more tax, says Treasury

Personal tax rate to rise to 45% from 41% for those earning more than R1.5m a year

1 day ago