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Tax system has to be “redistributive” – Gordhan
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Tax system has to be “redistributive” – Gordhan

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says the South African tax system has to be redistributive if the country is to usher in radical socio-economic transformation. The Minister said this when he interacted with captains of industry, school children and members of the public at a post-budget breakfast briefing in Newlands, in Cape Town, after delivering his […]

Motsoaledi, Patel praise Gordhan’s pro-poor budget speech
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Motsoaledi, Patel praise Gordhan’s pro-poor budget speech

Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel, Health Minister, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi praised the Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan for tabling the budget speech which viewed to be pro-poor. Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel says the 2017 Budget, tabled by Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan on Wednesday, is focussed on providing opportunities for those that are not part of […]

Budget Speech: Social grants rises to R1620.00
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Budget Speech: Social grants rises to R1620.00

Budget Speech 2017: Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan announces the increase on social grants from R 360 to R1, 620.00 as government tries to provides a safety & security net for the poor. Minister announced a pro-poor budget at the National Assembly on Wednesday with Tax raised to about 45% for the rich (These earning above […]

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan delivers the Budget Speech
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Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan delivers the Budget Speech

The Finance Minister Mr Pravin Gordhan is expected to deliver his 2017 Budget Speech in Parliament today at 14:00 which includes elements of the “Radical Transformation of the Economy” as initiated by President Jacob Zuma. Watch Finance Minister Mr Pravin Gordhan deliver Budget Speech at 2pm on Parliament TV #DSTV408 and https://t.co/Hq9CzW6GEn #Budget2017 pic.twitter.com/NSkPM3GXMo — […]