Youth wage subsidy: a ‘good day’ for young people

2013-11-01 08:21

Parliament adopted the Employment Tax Incentive Bill as the Treasury prevailed in its three-year battle with the trade union movement over a youth wage subsidy.

Harris said the cost of the ideological battle in the ruling alliance was evident in the R1.3 billion tax break the wage subsidy would give employers, down from R5bn when it was first mooted by Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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