March 10, 2020

Additional tax considerations

The distinction between amounts received of a capital nature as opposed to a revenue (or income) nature is essential for income tax purposes. Non-capital amounts received, […]
September 27, 2019

Share incentives – The finer details

Companies, particularly listed companies, offer employees so-called share options (also referred to as share incentive schemes or employee share ownership plans (ESOPs)) as a form of […]
September 27, 2019

The different VAT supplies

There are a few instances where VAT is not charged at the standard rate of 15%. In the following article, we distinguished between the different supplies […]
August 27, 2019

Requesting Income Tax numbers from job seekers

Dear Employer It has come to our attention that job seekers are being asked for their Income Tax Reference Numbers in order to be considered for […]
August 27, 2019

SARS dispute: What are the reasons?

Generally, disputes with the South African Revenue Service (SARS) are the result of an assessment which has been issued by SARS to a taxpayer. An assessment […]
August 1, 2019

The 2019 Tax Season is here

The 2019 tax season officially started on 1 July 2019. Different filing periods apply, depending on the way a taxpayer chooses to submit their return: Taxpayers […]
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

Tax neutral transfers between retirement funds

The 2019 tax legislation amendment cycle commenced on 25 June, when National Treasury issued the initial batch of the Draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill which covers […]
July 9, 2019

2019 Tax legislative amendment

The 2019 tax legislation amendment cycle commenced on 25 June, when National Treasury issued the initial batch of the Draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill which covers […]