The South African Economy

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Tax Free Savings Accounts

Tax Free Savings Accounts: An Update For All The Savings

South Africa has a new budget, with new and higher taxes. The only small spot of good news: it means that your TFSAs just got way more valuable.

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Dividends and dividend withholding tax

Dividend Withholding Tax: The Cost

I'm not sure that we're angry enough.

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tax rate hikes

Tax Hikes for Everyone #SABudget2017/2018

Lots of people are upset about the new tax bracket. Worry about your own.

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South african tax budget

South African Tax: A Refresher

Tomorrow is budget day. This is a quick reminder of where we stood, this time last year.

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rands and effective tax rates

South Africa: Effective Tax Rates

Taking those tax tables and turning them into graphs. Also, actual real-life tax rates.

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A South African National Minimum Wage

The yay and nay arguments

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South Africa’s Scary ‘Debt-to-GDP’ Graph

Amongst similarly-scary graphs from other countries... #perspective

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The South African Skill Shortage #feesmustfall

Will international students also have free education?

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Is that downgrade coming?

A somewhat belated response to a somewhat curiously-timed bond issue.

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