Showing posts with tag "finance"

The tax scam to watch out for in South Africa this year

As people get ready to file their taxes in South Africa, cybercriminals are getting ready too, says Aamir Lakhani, global security strategist and researcher at Fortinet.

June 21, 2022
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finance

Big shopping changes for South Africa – including price hikes

New sales data shows that the South African shoppers have undertaken some big shifts since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic in March 2020 – including where they shop and what they buy.

June 20, 2022
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finance

South Africa’s price ‘inflation’ is not what you think – here’s what you are really paying

Concerns about rising food prices are making the headlines across the world as pressures mount in the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The war has driven up prices of commodities, including wh...

June 20, 2022
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finance

Recession warning: this year more likely than not, says Nomura

The US economy will likely fall into a mild recession by the end of 2022 as the Federal Reserve raises rates to tame prices, according to economists at Nomura Holdings Inc.

June 20, 2022
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finance

Worry over new retirement system planned for South Africa

South Africa’s retirement industry does not believe that Treasury will be able to implement South Africa’s new two-pot retirement system by March 2023, as it involves ‘an enormous amount of work’.

June 14, 2022
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finance

‘Perfect storm’ to hit middle-class South Africans: CEO

Many South Africans are finding it increasingly difficult to keep up with debt payments.

June 14, 2022
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finance

SARS is coming after these taxpayers in South Africa

SARS is coming after taxpayers more aggressively this year, say experts.

June 14, 2022
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finance

New taxes needed to fund South Africa’s coming NHI: government

The government will ultimately need to collect additional taxes to fund its new National Health Insurance scheme, says health deputy director-general Nicholas Crisp.

June 10, 2022
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finance

SARS penalty warning for taxpayers in South Africa

The South African Revenue Services (SARS) has announced the start dates and details for the 2022 tax season, with the tax authority warning of penalties for South Africans who failt to submit timeo...

June 10, 2022
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finance

South Africa’s economy is back to where it was before Covid – but citizens are becoming poorer

South Africa’s economy is back at the size it was before the coronavirus pandemic struck, following quicker than anticipated growth in the first quarter.

June 8, 2022
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finance

SARS is making a key change to the coming tax season – here are the documents you need

The South African Revenue Services (SARS) has confirmed the filing dates for the 2023 tax season.

June 8, 2022
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finance

Online shopping shootout: Woolworths vs Pick ‘n Pay vs Checkers

South Africa is seeing a strong push from retailers into online shopping and same-day delivery space, with the likes of Woolworths, Pick n Pay and Checkers looking to capture a slice of this growin...

June 7, 2022
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finance