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Sifiso Skenjana | Smokes and mirrors: The other side of sin tax

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Sifiso Skenjana. (Supplied)
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The design and effective administration of taxation of "sin-goods" remains a wicked problem for policymakers and administrators globally, and South Africa will be no exception. Looking ahead to the February budget, Sifiso Skenjana argues for balancing public health concerns with a wise application of excise taxes - especially when it comes to vaping.

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