South Africa’s 2018 budget: first steps towards a recovery, but at what cost?

Seán Mfundza Muller, University of Johannesburg The 2018 Budget, presented by Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba in Parliament, lays out the painful consequences of the country’s public finances for South Africans. The National Treasury’s proposal of an increase in Value Added […]

Key tax changes that will affect business in South Africa

A few changes in South Africa’s tax administration will have a huge impact on business. Shutterstock Muneer Hassan, University of Johannesburg There was a time when, from a tax perspective, South Africa’s “mini budget” used to be a non-event. The […]