Wind energy is as clean as it comes and it’s getting more efficient as bigger turbines venture out into the windswept oceans. On top of it, wind turbines have the primary characteristics of sustainable infrastructure.
There is a way to build your own investment portfolio and be rewarded with a tax refund. Contributing to a retirement annuity (RA) holds the best of both worlds: build long-term wealth and reap the tax benefits. Exactly how big are the benefits?
National Treasury has just delivered the 2018 Budget Review. Again, due to a persistent Budget deficit, certain taxes were raised. An increase in VAT to 15% is the headline story, but for individuals in the top four income tax brackets the range of the income brackets was not adjusted for inflation. In effect, your clients will therefore have less real income left after tax in the coming year.