SARS has issued a regulation for purposes of section 70(4) of the Tax Administration Act, 2011 promulgated under section 257 of the Act, listing the organs of state or institutions to which a senior SARS official may lawfully disclose specified information.
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.