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Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan (Photo: GCIS)
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan (Photo: GCIS)

Cape Town – Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan on Thursday defended plans for the implementation of new tax laws.

“Why should we throw in the towel on something that could be beneficial to people in the long- term,” Gordhan asked at the media briefing.

“In the longer term savings is a very important part of the sound financial future of families and of the country,” he said.

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