I WAS of the view that economic independence was not as troublesome as political independence.
When one looks at the on-going fierce debates over government’s decision to abandon the Value Added Tax System which has proved disadvantageous validates assertion that it is not easy to fight international capitalists.
I therefore applaud government over its resolve to do away with VAT system.
Most parts of Zambia are yearning for development and this can only be possible through increased domestic revenue.
It therefore goes without saying that the proposed tax changes are the way to go.