Finances

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Retirement Tax Reforms Delayed

National Treasury

Proposed legislation on the tax treatment of retirement fund contributions set to have kicked in on 1 March 2015 will now be delayed for a year.

National treasury and the South African Revenue Service (SARS) revealed this during a briefing on revised draft tax bills to the standing committee on finance.

Amendments to BBBEE Codes of Good Practice Drawn Up

Department of Trade and Industry

Draft phase 2 broad-based black economic empowerment (BBBEE) codes of good practice have been released for comment.

The trade and industry department published the amendments in Government Gazette 38076.

Cap to be Imposed on Lotteries Funding

Department of Trade and Industry

Proposed amendments to the National Lotteries Regulations will set a cap on how much funding potential beneficiaries can apply for in response to calls for applications.

The proposal is contained in Draft National Lotteries Amendment Regulations published in Government Gazette 38043 for comment.

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