With less than six months to go, expats are scrambling to understand the implications of the amendment to section 10(1)(o)(ii) of the Income Tax Act.
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SARS has proposed a cap on the tax deduction available in respect of investments in a section 12J venture capital company (“VCC”).
The tax exemption on South African expatriates is set to change on 1 March 2020, and will result in seriously increased tax liability for many South African who earn income overseas.
SARS's tribulations in meeting its collection targets have not yet waned, with payroll audits falling under its enhanced collection efforts to make up the shortfall.
A reminder that the tax season deadlines have been brought forward by a month this year so your tax return is due on efiling by 31 October.
The current draft Tax Administration Laws Amendment Bill, 2018, contains some changes relating to provisional tax that taxpayers should be aware of.
There is a lot of misinformation circulating in the South African expatriate community, perpetuated by service providers using scare tactics and promoting what will benefit them over what is best for expats at large. Here are some facts.
Are you a provisional taxpayer who recently awoke in the dead of night in a cold sweat with the realisation that you missed the 28 February 2018 provisional tax deadline?
South Africa seems to be keeping pace with the current global Bitcoin trend, but do we know how will cryptocurrency be taxed by SARS and what the exchange control standpoint of the South African Reserve Bank will be?
An increasing number of taxpayers believe that SARS has been delaying the payment of refunds and increasing the number of audits.