Budget 2021

WATCH: How will the latest 'sin tax' increases affect students?

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Finance Minister, Malusi Gigaba, delivered the 2018 Budget Speech on Wednesday afternoon in Parliament. 

Gigaba announced that VAT would increase from 14% to 15%. Consumers of alcohol products will pay between 6% and 10% more for their habit, while the increase on tobacco products is 8.5%.

We decided to ask students how they feel about paying more for their 'sins'. Watch. 

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