5 June 2009 – The South African Treasury has released their tax proposals on energy efficiency for public comment.

CFLDocumentation consisting of a copy of the key elements of  a presentation to the NERT on 28 May 2009; the energy efficiency clauses in the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill and the explanatory memorandum thereto; and notice of the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill are provided below for comment and scrutiny.

Organisations and individuals are invited to comment  on the draft legislation, especially the sections relating to the energy efficiency proposals.

The closing date for comments is 26 June 2009.

Comments can be forwarded to Nomfanelo Mpotulo at National Treasury: nomfanelo.mpotulo@treasury.gov.za