August 1, 2019

Your payroll administration questions answered

As payroll administrators ourselves, we encounter a few frequently asked questions that employers, business owners or those responsible for payroll administration within organisations struggle with.  Below […]
July 10, 2019

Tax season 2019: Improvements made to eFiling

SARS recently released two media statements, in which it notes several improvements made to eFiling for the 2019 tax season, including the issue of customised notices […]
July 10, 2019

Capital gain: Calculating your foreign currency

With the fast approaching 2019 tax season, taxpayers who have realised a capital gain in a foreign currency should take note of the special rules that […]
May 21, 2019

Rendering of transport services by employers – more observations

Employers may provide employees with a transport service from their homes to the place of their employment. Such transport services constitute a taxable benefit in the […]
May 3, 2019

VAT regulations dealing with the supply of electronic services

VAT Regulations dealing with the supply of electronic services Since 2015, foreign suppliers of electronic services (such as audio-visual content, e-books etc.) in South Africa are […]
April 23, 2019

SARS scams

Education and awareness around identity theft, phishing and other frauds have become part of life globally. If nothing else, scamsters are innovative and keep trying new […]
March 19, 2019

New filing requirements for insolvent taxpayers

The South African Revenue Service (“SARS”) has recently set out new procedures relating to the process around the filing of income tax returns relating to insolvency. […]
January 31, 2019

Non-resident sellers of immovable property

Section 35A of the Income Tax Act[1] came into effect on 1 September 2007 and sets out the capital gains tax consequences of the sale of […]
January 31, 2019

Form requirements for objections

Dispute resolution with the South African Revenue Service (SARS) generally has a two-pronged approach. Firstly, taxpayers must present their case on the merits – this will […]