General Information

Please take a few minutes to complete this concept test regarding the Carbon Tax for South Africa. In addition, we will be asking a few questions in relation to a new solution coming to the market to calculate your footprint and tax liability for carbon emissions.
 
We welcome your feedback and your answers will be kept confidential. Thank you for your participation.

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* 1. By participating in this research, you may be exposed to information considered proprietary and confidential. By agreeing to participate in this research, you agree that you will maintain confidentiality of such information.
Do you agree?

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* 2. Are you in a position to answer questions on behalf of your company?

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* 3. What is your current job function?

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* 4. Are you aware of the new Carbon Tax Act that came into effect on 1 June 2019 to provide for the implementation of a tax on the carbon dioxide equivalent of greenhouse gas emissions?
(Act No. 15 of 2019: Carbon Tax Act, 2019)

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* 5. Do you know if your company has been providing information to the Department of Environmental Affairs in terms of the NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT: AIR QUALITY ACT, 2004 (ACT NO. 39 OF 2004)?

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* 6. What is your business activity/sector?

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* 7. Are you aware if your industrial process produces emissions from any of the following:

  • CO2 (typically from fuel combustion activities)
  • CH4 (typically from waste and mining activities)
  • N2O (predominantly from agricultural activities)
  • HFCs (hydrofluorocarbons), used as refrigerants
  • PFCs (perfluorocarbons) associated with the electronics industry
  • SF6 (sulphur hexa fluoride) associated with the electronics industry

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* 8. What is your company's yearly gross income?

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* 9. Is your company a division of a holding company?

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* 10. Name the holding company

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* 11. Do you know if your company is liable to pay an amount of carbon tax calculated as stated in the Act?

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* 12. Do you currently have a method or software to determine your emissions and calculate your carbon tax?

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* 13. If “Yes”, what is your method or software used for the calculations and the filing of the tax (to SARS)?

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* 14. EDS is developing a solution to perform carbon footprint and tax calculations.

This solution will have the following functionalities:
  • Dashboard reporting.  
  • Capture greenhouse gas (GHG) data
  • Calculate the tax payable using the tax tables
  • Print and export reports.
In what aspect would this solution add value to your company?

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* 15. Is there any specific functionality your company would require from a solution like this?

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* 16. Will you be interested in obtaining this solution?

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* 17. If you are interested, would you prefer to purchase the solution outright or pay an annual or monthly license fee (including upgrades and maintenance)

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* 18. What would you expect to pay for the solution?

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* 19. Would you like a demonstration of this Carbon Solution?

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* 20. Would you like someone to contact you regarding your responses on this survey?

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* 21. Contact Information

 
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