Finances

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on financial matters, including National Treasury and SARS.

Treasury Gives Feedback on DBSA Bill

National Treasury

National treasury has provided feedback on submissions on the Development Bank of Southern Africa Amendment Bill.

The bill was originally tabled in parliament in February 2014, lapsed at the end of the fourth parliament but revived at the start of the fifth parliament.

No Plans to Prevent Pension Payouts

Cabinet

Cabinet has sought to reassure jittery workers that government has no intention of preventing them from claiming their pensions when changing jobs.

In a statement following its latest meeting, cabinet claimed that some workers were concerned that as from next year, government would clamp down on pension withdrawals.

Parliament Seeks Comment on Draft Taxation Laws Bill

Standing Committee on Finance

Parliament has called for comment on the Draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill.

The standing committee on finance also seeks input on the Draft Rates and Monetary Amounts and Amendment of Revenue Laws Bill and the Draft Tax Administration Laws Amendment Bill (TALAB).