Latest articles on Budget 2019

Sars expects to collect less revenue for the year

The revenue service is expecting another year of tax undercollection thanks to weak economic growth and strained consumers.

Tough work ahead to fix the economy

Sars is expected to miss its collection target for 2020-2021. And weak growth isn’t helping

Mboweni weaponises ‘mini-budget’

SA’s economic prospects have declined rapidly since Feburary, with Eskom being one of the biggest drains. It’s time for some difficult choices

Nehawu ‘unhappy’ with Sars deal but will sign agreement

Nehwau said after extensive consultations, the majority of its provinces had given it the mandate to sign the agreement

Eskom’s plight the fault line in Tito Mboweni’s 2019 budget

Mboweni laid out a series of tax changes aimed at raising R15-billion in 2019/20.

Mboweni’s ‘lipstick’ budget deceives voters — opposition

The finance minister’s budget was not well received in some quarters

What to do about our unemployed doctors

It’s official. Austerity budgets may be here to stay. Here’s how South Africa should be working with what it’s got to provide healthcare.

#Budget2019: How this could have netted the country 17.1-billion — & saved lives

Find out why Mboweni's R1.14 hike won't be enough to cut smoking, save lives or bring in much-needed cash.

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