Professor Smulders had an
introductory meeting with Professor Links and Ms Chikura from the EU-SA
Business Links. The purpose of this meeting was to explain each entity’s role and
to explore possible collaboration on tax matters affecting local and European
Businesses. Various areas of mutual and strategic interest were discussed. More
information on these matters will be communicated once formulated.
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.