Time to stop the tax cuts

‘There is no money!’ This is the standard response to the demands with which the government continues to be bombarded by people whose basic needs have still not been met after nearly 20 years of post-apartheid rule. People in South Africa are angry and...
Pampering of rich too costly | by Dick Forslund

Pampering of rich too costly | by Dick Forslund

Speculation is rife in anticipation of next week’s budget speech. Will Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan announce tax increases? Might the tax rate for personal income above R617 000 increase to 42 percent? Might it even return to 45 percent for the portion of...