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Webinar: The Taxation Laws Amendment Act: A small and medium-sized practitioners focus
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The Taxation Laws Amendment Act which contains the tax law amendments for 2013 was promulgated on 12 December 2013. This legislation contains amendments that will affect all taxpayers - big or small, corporates or natural persons. This webinar covers the amendments that are likely to be most relevant to small and medium-sized practitioners and their clients. During this session, the amendments will be considered from a practical perspective with examples to gain an understanding of the impact of

2014/01/28
When: 2014/01/28
15h00pm until 17h00pm
Where: Webinar online session
Presented live from Gauteng
Contact: Ingrid Erwee


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OVERVIEW:

The Taxation Laws Amendment Act which contains the tax law amendments for 2013 was promulgated on 12 December 2013. This legislation contains amendments that will affect all taxpayers - big or small, corporates or natural persons. This webinar covers the amendments that are likely to be most relevant to small and medium-sized practitioners and their clients. During this session, the amendments will be considered from a practical perspective with examples to gain an understanding of the impact of these on your clients.


WORKSHOP CONTENT:

Considers a number of aspects of the TAA from the perspective of a practitioner:

  • Amendments to the bursary exemption and other fringe benefits
  • The revised retirement savings regime
  • Tax treatment of insurance premiums
  • Credit for medical expenditure other than medical aid contributions
  • Impact of section 8F and 8FA on shareholder loans
  • An update on the withholding taxes on payments to foreigners
  • Revised VAT registration requirements

    PRESENTER:


    Professor Pieter van der Zwan

    Pieter is an associate professor at the North-West University (NWU) where he is the leader of the Taxation Program. He teaches taxation to honours chartered accountancy and masters degree students. He received the award as the best lecturer on the NWU's Potchefstroom Campus in 2011.

    He is a qualified Chartered Accountant. He completed his articles at KPMG and spend time in KPMG's technical department after completing his articles. Since joining the NWU, Pieter has been involved in private practice as a technical advisor to audit firms and companies on tax and IFRS matters. In addition, he has also presented numerous tax and IFRS seminars and workshops to auditors, accountants and finance divisions of companies over the past 4 years.

    Pieter has published a number of articles in accredited academic journals and also makes regular contributions to tax and accountancy magazines (including TaxTalk).


    CPD:

    Webinar Participation & Completion of the Online Assessment will secure 2 hours Verifiable Output CPD hours.


    EVENT INVESTMENT:

    Monthly CPD subscribers: Free
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    Members: R290

    Affiliated Members: R300

    Non-members: R350

    WHY REGISTER WITH SAIT?

    Section 240A of the Tax Administration Act, 2011 (as amended) requires that all tax practitioners register with a recognized controlling body before 1 July 2013. It is a criminal offense to not register with both a recognized controlling body and SARS.

    MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO REGISTER

    The Act requires that a minimum academic and practical requirments be set to register with a controlling body. Click here for the minimum requirements of SAIT.

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