Thriving banking sector, shrinking confidence

Reports from most people, as well official data, indicate receding deposits and increased withdrawals as economic players prefer “under the pillow” banking to traditional banking.
By Tinashe Duma May. 17, 2024

Govt ‘regrets’ tax hike

Mnangagwa said the IMTT hike was a social and economic experiment to see how people and businesses would react upon which it would be reviewed.
By Priviledge Gumbodete May. 10, 2024

Discomfort over ZiG legislative tax gaps

Since the introduction of ZiG, the fiscalisation of the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) systems into ZiG has been a slow and troublesome process for taxpayers.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Apr. 26, 2024

Local firms slam Zimra’s new tax system

Company executives told Standardbusiness that the new system was complicated and slowed down business.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Mar. 31, 2024

Corporate failures, implications on tax collection by the govt

Corporate failures can have far-reaching consequences for economies, societies, and governments, impacting employment, investor confidence, and public finances.
By Gloria Ndoro-mkombachoto Mar. 28, 2024

We are being intellectually lazy

The biggest movers of the national gross domestic product are mining and agriculture, yet in our planning they are not part of the extortionist presumptive tax.
By Brian Sedze Mar. 21, 2024

Over 18 million girls out of school in Africa: Report

 Education International Africa director Dennis Sinyolo said African governments should take immediate policy, legislative and financing measures to end teacher shortage.
By Silas Nkala Feb. 19, 2024

Introduction of special capital gains tax

The special capital gains tax is a very strange and worrisome tax particularly in that contrary to all the principles relating to capital gains tax, the tax is not levied on any gain.
By Sternford Moyo Feb. 16, 2024

Retailers want Vat on rice removed

The SI reinstated Vat, while duty exemptions were also removed on basic commodities.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Feb. 14, 2024