I have worked in the accounting department of Accounting firms, writing up books, doing taxes,salaries and submitting PAYE returns and reconciliations. I worked at schools as a bookkeeper and have since 2001( started my own small business) written up books, done payrolls and submitted the relevant returns,completed and submitted individual tax returns, CC tax returns and VAT returns. I have also registered new companies for the relevant taxes and have sorted out any queries / objections with SARS
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.