The Group makes a significant financial contribution to the national economy through the payment of taxes.
The Group’s total payments to the Zimbabwean Government for 2022 amounted to ZW$ 28.10 billion. Key contributions to the fiscal revenue in 2022 included payment of Corporate Tax for Subsidiaries (26%), Value Added Tax (VAT) payments (22%), and Pay As You Earn (PAYE) Tax (19%).
Defined Contribution Pension Plan
The Group ensures that all qualifying employees are members of voluntary and statutory pension schemes managed through self-administered defined contribution pension schemes and the relevant statutory bodies. We manage the Innscor Africa Limited Pension Fund and the National Foods Pension Fund under the Group. Compulsory external schemes comprise the National Social Security Authority Scheme, Workers Compensation Insurance Fund and the Catering Industry Pension Fund.
The total contributions to the schemes for the year is presented below: