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"We therefore urge government to consider the introduction of the windfall tax to address the ever rising youth unemployment in the country instead of engaging in rampart borrowing to cover for government inadequacies of addressing the economy which is currently in I.C.U (Intensive Care Unit) going by the raising cost of living," Lifwekelo stated.
The current state of play on energy prices is that two fairly radical solutions have now been put forward for dealing with the issue - Labour leader Ed Miliband's proposed 20-month price freeze, and Sir John's proposed windfall tax.
What good will a windfall tax on the energy companies do for hard-pressed consumers?
The Finance Act of 1997 included the following windfall tax calculation:
Mines minister Isak Katali dropped his windfall tax bombshell in a speech this week to the Chamber of Mines, saying the government "should benefit in good times beyond normal taxes and royalties".
Lamaswala stated that the re-launch of a windfall tax isn't justifiable, because the present tax arrangement is suitable and ensures growth in the mining sector.
The actual rate of the windfall tax is still undecided but will not be higher than 30% in principle.
The Hungarian government imposed a financial sector windfall tax of HUF200bn (USD1bn/EUR731m) for 2010 and 2011 to shore up its budget.
Banking chiefs in Britain have criticised the government's move to impose a windfall tax on bonuses paid to the top executives of banks.
A WINDFALL tax on banker's bonuses could be levied by Chancellor Alistair Darling according to reports circulating around Westminster.
Ecuador s President Rafael Correa implemented a windfall tax hike shortly after taking office in early 2007, but has since reduced the margin to 50 percent amid renegotiations with foreign oil firms.
Zambia's Minister of Mines, Maxwell Mwale, reports that mine owners also want a reduction in electricity tariffs and other price hikes introduced in 2008, including a 25% windfall tax.