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20 December 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Business Rescue: SARS’ Place In The Queue? »
Business Rescue: SARS’ Place In The Queue? New Companies Act in apparent conflict with the Insolvency Act An Important...
20 December 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Year-End Deadline Looms For Tax-Free Property Transfers »
Year-End Deadline Looms For Tax-Free Property Transfers Some last-minute advice… When buying a home, many people opt to...
20 December 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Hidden CGT Time Bomb? »
A Hidden CGT Time Bomb? New legislation contains a significant (and potentially expensive) change South African residen...
20 December 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Problem With SARS’ New Behavioural Penalties »
The Problem With SARS’ New Behavioural Penalties Taxpayers could be in for a shock Much has been written about the ne...
12 November 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gordhan Targets Wasteful Expenditure »
Gordhan Targets Wasteful Expenditure The Finance Minister cracks the whip in an otherwise "boring” mini-Budget IF South...
12 November 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
SARS’ Requirements For Storing Electronic Tax Records »
SARS’ Requirements For Storing Electronic Tax Records This is allowed, as long as the records are stored in SA. Cloud co...
12 November 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Property Tax Amnesty: The Latest »
Property Tax Amnesty: The Latest If you want to transfer a property from a corporate structure and qualify for relief un...
12 November 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Criminal Offences Taxpayers Can Be Charged For »
New Criminal Offences Taxpayers Can Be Charged For Guilty until proven innocent’ provisions retained—is this constitutio...
12 November 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Medical Tax Credits Guide »
New Medical Tax Credits Guide A look at who qualifies Changes to the treatment of medical expenditure were introduced b...
02 October 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
SARS Now Has More Access To Your Bank Account »
SARS Now Has More Access To Your Bank Account Tax man to receive detailed bank account information of all bank clientele...
02 October 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Big Tax Changes Coming »
Big Tax Changes Coming Changes to ‘pay now, argue later’ rule, amongst others… One of  the most significant change...
02 October 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Retroactive Tax Legislation: Unconstitutional? »
Retroactive Tax Legislation:  Unconstitutional? Retrospective or retroactive legislation makes it impossible for a...
02 October 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Should You e-file? »
Should You E-File? There are pros and cons… Tax season has officially opened, and many taxpayers are reaching for...
02 October 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Taxation Laws Amendment Bill In A Nutshell »
Taxation Laws Amendment Bill In A Nutshell Some changes were as announced in the Budget; others are new SARS released a...
28 September 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tradehold Wins CGT Case »
Tradehold Wins CGT Case DTA was the turning point; amendments can be expected The Supreme Court of Appeal(SCA) ruled in...
28 September 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
E-invoicing: Are You In Breach Of SARS’ Rules? »
E-invoicing: Are You In Breach Of SARS’ Rules? The VAT Act requires that an invoice be presented as a ‘document’ Sendin...
28 September 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tax On Travel Reimbursements To Change »
Tax On Travel Reimbursements To Change Reimbursements pertaining to business travel will become subject to the deduction...
28 September 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Film Tax Exemption To Attract Investors »
New Film Tax Exemption To Attract Investors New film tax exemption to attract investors The New tax exemption in respec...
28 September 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Early Settlement Discounts And VAT »
Early Settlement Discounts And VAT Insights from the GUD Holdings (Pty) Ltd v SARS court case Every now and then the is...
28 September 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Windfall For VAT Vendor Property Purchasers »
Windfall For VAT Vendor Property Purchasers Changes to the VAT Act will mean they can claim a greater input tax deductio...
28 September 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Are You In SARS’ Sights? »
Are You In SARS’ Sights? A list of some of SARS’ focus areas Treasury was in the fortunate position to announce that co...
30 August 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Landmark Tax Case For Small Businesses »
Landmark Tax Case For Small Businesses This case is the first reported court decision considering the definition of a Sm...
30 August 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Tax Benefits Of Insurance Policies »
The Tax Benefits Of Insurance Policies The provisions relating to so-called ‘key-person’ policies has changed The provi...
30 August 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
SARS Is Getting Tougher »
SARS Is Getting Tougher Imminent new tax laws geared towards improving South Africa’s revenue collection numbers will gi...
30 August 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Time Periods In Which To Respond To A SARS Request »
Time Periods In Which To Respond To A SARS Request How the time period is determined, especially in the case of an audit...
30 August 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tax Treaties And Residence »
Tax Treaties And Residence Why is it so important? With new statutory residence rules due to come into force in the UK...
31 July 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tax Clearance Certificates Once Issued, They Must Stand »
Tax Clearance Certificates Once Issued, They Must Stand Court rules that SARS cannot summarily revoke a tax clearance ce...
31 July 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
From The Courts The De Beers VAT Case »
From The Courts The De Beers VAT Case Last year in September, a case dealing with the services of the English merchant b...
31 July 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Is Fixed Property In A Trust Still Viable? »
Is Fixed Property In A Trust Still Viable? There’s the costs—and, of course, there’s the tax issues… For many years, th...
31 July 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Comparing Small Business Tax Regimes Who qualifies For What… »
Comparing Small Business Tax Regimes Who qualifies For What… While the majority of businesses are subject to the standar...
31 July 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
SARS Widens Relief For Disposal of Residences… Out Watch Out For Donations’ Tax »
SARS Widens Relief For Disposal of Residences… Out Watch Out For Donations’ Tax On 29 May 2012, SARS reissued its guide...
31 July 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Contributed Tax Capital And par value Shares »
Contributed Tax Capital And par value Shares Important concepts when it comes to determining Secondary Tax on Companies...
01 July 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Top Tips For A Painless Tax Season »
Top Tips For A Painless Tax Season Here are a few tips to get through tax filing time with as little stress and heartach...
01 June 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
When Is A Trust Liable For Dividends Tax? SARS Clarifies The Matter »
When Is A Trust Liable For Dividends Tax? SARS Clarifies The Matter The issue pertaining to whether a trust is liable fo...
01 June 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
When Are You A Tax Resident? »
When Are You A Tax Resident? When it comes to determining whether a person is considered a ‘resident’ for the purposes...

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