National Treasury issued a request for your comment on the updated carbon tax policy paper Reducing greenhouse gas emissions and facilitating the transition to a green economy before it proceeds with the draft legislation to give effect to carbon taxes later this year for implementation from 1 January 2015.
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.