The Media Statement issued by National Treasury on the publication of the 2015 Draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (and its Explanatory Memorandum), as well as the 2015 Draft Tax Administration Laws Amendment Bill (and its Memorandum of Objects).
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.