Sponsored by Webber WentzelThe Minister of Finance presented the 2018 budget speech on February 21. The supporting documentation noted some potential amendments to the South African Income Tax Act which are of interest in a cross-border context.
Sponsored by KPMG ChinaChina's 13th National People's Congress (NPC) – China's new Parliament – and the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) – equivalent to a Senate – held meetings in the period March 3-20 2018. A number of regulatory and tax reforms have been announced in the course of the week, in particular in Premier Li Keqiang's government work report address to the NPC.
Sponsored by Russell McVeaghThe new Labour Party-led government formed late last year is implementing policies to dampen speculation in the residential property market.