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Melony
Yes I do
Not fully
Funding Child Grants have lead to many women, having children then dropping them off with whomever they can find to con. The child grant is collected by most mothers and used for other purposes than supporting the child. This has resulted in a high disregard for the actual intent. Unwanted children are paying the price and will be the failing result of a future generation.

I fully agree with increasing payments to Pensioners as they are the backbone of society and have given all their years in raising our country to the level it is today.

Yet on the pathetic income received, many go to bed/floor without eating.

Look to Germany and their programs on respect and care for the elderly and implement their systems which will benefit all sections of society
Johannes
Yes I do
No I do not
S.A. Is already on the brink of bankruptcy and one push with more corruption will put us on a never return to regain a prosperous economy!
Take the high salaries to a lower level and make sure the responsible person's do well and bring the economy back to help the Poor!
Mashudu
Yes I do
No I do not
South Africa is always on the level next to recession, obviously an ordinary citizen can not afford 15% tax. Due to corruption the government have to take fully responsibility to recapture the stollen money through without the ordinary citizen's life.

Regards
Mashudu
Irvine
Yes I do
Yes I do
We need to look after our people and our country to be effective and powerful in the future. We need to grow each other positively.
Arno
Yes I do
Yes I do
The essentials for survival or familie necessaties should be Zero-rated for VAT. It is the breadwinner of the family that gets hit the hardest with increases in tax because of a lack of planning from Governments side.
Lindokuhle Irvin
Not fully
Not fully
If we can toughen up our immigration laws,have a harsher justice system and more effective immigration enforcement we can reduce the tax demands.The immigrants are overcrowding our health system and take jobs for locals.We must not be afraid to be critisised for putting our country and citizen's first.The So called ASSETS FOFEATURE UNIT is NOT doing enough to get money back to fiscas. Let's copy from Botswana they must be doing something right not to be having our challenges with their limited natural recourse compared to us.
SJ
Yes I do
Yes I do
It is the governments responsibility to provide safety and security to ALL its citizens through its police force. However, our police services have become so corrupt and inefficient that this has resulted in the public being forced to procure the services of private security / armed response. Until such time that the police force provide the services the public deserve, private security services should not only be "tax free" but should also be subsidised by the government.
There should also be "ZERO TAX" on:-
1. Healthcare Services (Doctors, Hospitals, Hospital Care, X-Rays, CAT Scans, Chemotherapy, etc.)
2. Medicines
3. Social grants for children - LIMITED TO 2 CHILDREN ONLY PER FAMILY. Tax payers should not have to support poverty stricken families who continue having children they can ill-afford to have!!!!
4. ALL ladies personal toiletries such as sanitary pads, tampons, panty liners.
Melcolm
Not fully
Not fully
It is the governments responsibility to provide safety and security to ALL its citizens through its police force. However, our police services have become so corrupt and inefficient that this has resulted in the public being forced to procure the services of private security / armed response. Until such time that the police force provide the services the public deserve, private security services should not only be "tax free" but should also be subsidised by the government.
There should also be "ZERO TAX" on:-
1. Healthcare Services (Doctors, Hospitals, Hospital Care, X-Rays, CAT Scans, Chemotherapy, etc.)
2. Medicines
3. Social grants for children - LIMITED TO 2 CHILDREN ONLY PER FAMILY. Tax payers should not have to support poverty stricken families who continue having children they can ill-afford to have!!!!
4. ALL ladies personal toiletries such as sanitary pads, tampons, panty liners.
Megan
Not fully
Not fully
It is the governments responsibility to provide safety and security to ALL its citizens through its police force. However, our police services have become so corrupt and inefficient that this has resulted in the public being forced to procure the services of private security / armed response. Until such time that the police force provide the services the public deserve, private security services should not only be "tax free" but should also be subsidised by the government.
There should also be "ZERO TAX" on:-
1. Healthcare Services (Doctors, Hospitals, Hospital Care, X-Rays, CAT Scans, Chemotherapy, etc.)
2. Medicines
3. Social grants for children - LIMITED TO 2 CHILDREN ONLY PER FAMILY. Tax payers should not have to support poverty stricken families who continue having children they can ill-afford to have!!!!
4. ALL ladies personal toiletries such as sanitary pads, tampons, panty liners.
Jamie
Not fully
Not fully
It is the governments responsibility to provide safety and security to ALL its citizens through its police force. However, our police services have become so corrupt and inefficient that this has resulted in the public being forced to procure the services of private security / armed response. Until such time that the police force provide the services the public deserve, private security services should not only be "tax free" but should also be subsidised by the government.
There should also be "ZERO TAX" on:-
1. Healthcare Services (Doctors, Hospitals, Hospital Care, X-Rays, CAT Scans, Chemotherapy, etc.)
2. Medicines
3. Social grants for children - LIMITED TO 2 CHILDREN ONLY PER FAMILY. Tax payers should not have to support poverty stricken families who continue having children they can ill-afford to have!!!!
4. ALL ladies personal toiletries such as sanitary pads, tampons, panty liners.
Gary
Not fully
Not fully
It is the governments responsibility to provide safety and security to ALL its citizens through its police force. However, our police services have become so corrupt and inefficient that this has resulted in the public being forced to procure the services of private security / armed response. Until such time that the police force provide the services the public deserve, private security services should not only be "tax free" but should also be subsidised by the government.
There should also be "ZERO TAX" on:-
1. Healthcare Services (Doctors, Hospitals, Hospital Care, X-Rays, CAT Scans, Chemotherapy, etc.)
2. Medicines
3. Social grants for children - LIMITED TO 2 CHILDREN ONLY PER FAMILY. Tax payers should not have to support poverty stricken families who continue having children they can ill-afford to have!!!!
4. ALL ladies personal toiletries such as sanitary pads, tampons, panty liners.
Bronwyn
Not fully
Not fully
It is the governments responsibility to provide safety and security to ALL its citizens through its police force. However, our police services have become so corrupt and inefficient that this has resulted in the public being forced to procure the services of private security / armed response. Until such time that the police force provide the services the public deserve, private security services should not only be "tax free" but should also be subsidised by the government.
There should also be "ZERO TAX" on:-
1. Healthcare Services (Doctors, Hospitals, Hospital Care, X-Rays, CAT Scans, Chemotherapy, etc.)
2. Medicines
3. Social grants for children - LIMITED TO 2 CHILDREN ONLY PER FAMILY. Tax payers should not have to support poverty stricken families who continue having children they can ill-afford to have!!!!
4. ALL ladies personal toiletries such as sanitary pads, tampons, panty liners.
Mellie
Not fully
Not fully
It is the governments responsibility to provide safety and security to ALL its citizens through its police force. However, our police services have become so corrupt and inefficient that this has resulted in the public being forced to procure the services of private security / armed response. Until such time that the police force provide the services the public deserve, private security services should not only be "tax free" but should also be subsidised by the government.
There should also be "ZERO TAX" on:-
1. Healthcare Services (Doctors, Hospitals, Hospital Care, X-Rays, CAT Scans, Chemotherapy, etc.)
2. Medicines
3. Social grants for children - LIMITED TO 2 CHILDREN ONLY PER FAMILY. Tax payers should not have to support poverty stricken families who continue having children they can ill-afford to have!!!!
4. ALL ladies personal toiletries such as sanitary pads, tampons, panty liners.
Nettie
Not fully
Not fully
It is the governments responsibility to provide safety and security to ALL its citizens through its police force. However, our police services have become so corrupt and inefficient that this has resulted in the public being forced to procure the services of private security / armed response. Until such time that the police force provide the services the public deserve, private security services should not only be "tax free" but should also be subsidised by the government.
There should also be "ZERO TAX" on:-
1. Healthcare Services (Doctors, Hospitals, Hospital Care, X-Rays, CAT Scans, Chemotherapy, etc.)
2. Medicines
3. Social grants for children - LIMITED TO 2 CHILDREN ONLY PER FAMILY. Tax payers should not have to support poverty stricken families who continue having children they can ill-afford to have!!!!
4. ALL ladies personal toiletries such as sanitary pads, tampons, panty liners.
Elma
Not fully
Not fully
It is the governments responsibility to provide safety and security to ALL its citizens through its police force. However, our police services have become so corrupt and inefficient that this has resulted in the public being forced to procure the services of private security / armed response. Until such time that the police force provide the services the public deserve, private security services should not only be "tax free" but should also be subsidised by the government.
There should also be "ZERO TAX" on:-
1. Healthcare Services (Doctors, Hospitals, Hospital Care, X-Rays, CAT Scans, Chemotherapy, etc.)
2. Medicines
3. Social grants for children - LIMITED TO 2 CHILDREN ONLY PER FAMILY. Tax payers should not have to support poverty stricken families who continue having children they can ill-afford to have!!!!
4. ALL ladies personal toiletries such as sanitary pads, tampons, panty liners.
Mila
Yes I do
Yes I do
Fyi
Mandlendoda
No I do not
Yes I do
Government should not have increased VAT finish and klaar
Lynette
Not fully
Not fully
The old age pension should be increased as these people have already contributed to the economy and deserve to live with dignity in their final years.
VAT should be brought down across the board to only 10% (to relieve the strain on the poor and make food more affordable) and this can be done if corruption is curbed

Petrol price should also been brought down.
Molefe
Yes I do
Yes I do
Most people are receiving lower incomes and they have families to feed, due Tax increase people are no longer able to affort decent food.
Miguel
Not fully
Not fully
* Bottled water - reduced VAT
* Security services (e.g. Armed response) - zero rated
* Social grants for children - limited to 2 children per family.
* Medicines and medical services - reduced VAT
We need to procure alternative measures and services since the ones we are paying for are no longer adequate or non-existent.
Thembinkosi
Yes I do
Yes I do
I recommended that zero rated vat items so that the people who who does not have income or have less income can able to survive in our country.
Mouton
Not fully
Not fully
he old age pension should be increased as these people have already contributed to the economy and deserve to live with dignity in their final years.
VAT should be brought down across the board to only 10% (to relieve the strain on the poor and make food more affordable) and this can be done if corruption is curbed
Anton
Not fully
Not fully
The old age pension should be increased as these people have already contributed to the economy and deserve to live with dignity in their final years.

The child support grant just encourages the making of more babies, and girls to stay at home and be unproductive members of society - this is not acceptable and should be done away with!

VAT should be brought down across the board to only 10% (to relieve the strain on the poor and make food more affordable) and this can be done if corruption, mismanagement, and greedy politicians are held accountable for their deeds (pay back the money - and are locked up). The fuel price should also be brought down in the same manner and for the same reasons as mentioned above!
Christelle
Not fully
Not fully
All basic necessities should be zero vat eg washing soaps and detergents.
15% vat increase is the straw breaking the camels back.
Increase old age pensions to at least R2000 per month which is still not sufficient.
Definitely do not increase child grants as it encourages people to have more children.
School nutrition can be looked into
Fuel hikes and taxes are killing the economy and should not be more than in Botswana and Namibia.
More basic foodstuffs should be zero vat like eg tinned pilchards protein is essential and meat and chicken should be zero vat
Juanita
Yes I do
No I do not
Some additional products should also be zero rated, but this is a good start.
Social grants should be kept a separate issue.