An ionic salt represents an ionic compound and based on the ions present can either be acidic, basic or neutral. 

Understanding Ionic Salts

An ionic salt represents an ionic compound and based on the ions present can either be acidic, basic or neutral. 

Concept #1: Within an ionic salt, the cation formed can be either acidic or neutral. 

Concept #2: Within an ionic salt, the anion formed can be either basic or neutral. 

Concept #3: Amphoteric species depending on their Ka and Kb value can be either acidic or basic.