South African Institute of Tax Professionals - member of the International Tax
Directors’ Forum and the Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa -
founding member of the International Financial Planning Standards Board, are
leading independent professional bodies for tax professionals and financial
planners in South Africa respectively.
two professional bodies have joined forces to host the 2015 Annual National
Budget Breakfast on 26 February.
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.