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Opinion
06 March 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Working overseas? You could soon face a less generous tax exemption »
Author: Amanda Visser (Business Day) Treasury is tightening up a system that has led, in some cases, to South Afric...
02 March 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Charging VAT on fuel will hit the taxi industry »
Author: Amanda Visser (IOL) The taxi industry will be hard-hit once the proposed scrapping of the Value-Added Tax (...
01 March 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
SA is approaching a tax tipping point, experts warn »
Author: Linda Ensor (Business Live) Deeper cuts in state spending are needed, and the burden on individuals is un...
28 February 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Criteria for refunds on diesel tax have been changed »
Author: Amanda Visser (Business Day) The emphasis is now on what a user does, rather than their status — a change...

Donations tax
24 October 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The donations tax consequences of a transaction to introduce a BEE shareholder into a group »
Authors: Heinrich Louw, Mark Morgan and Louis Botha (Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr)   On 19 Oct...
03 June 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Donations By A Company At The Instance Of’ Any Person »
Donations By A Company At The Instance Of’ Any Person PWC Tax Synopsis May 2012 Donations tax is payable...
21 October 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
What Is Contributed Tax Capital? »
Author: Andrew Lewis (CliffeDekkerHofmeyr) The concept of contributed tax capital (CTC) was introduced into the Income...

Meditari
18 February 2010   (0 Comments - view/add)
Applying the Canadian “reasonable expectation of profit” test to a section 80M(1)(d) »
Applying the Canadian "reasonable expectation of profit” Test to a Section 80M(1)(d) Reportable Arrangement  ...
18 February 2010   (0 Comments - view/add)
The impact of the Minerals and Petroleum Resources Royalty Act on the South African mining industry »
The impact of the Minerals and Petroleum Resources Royalty Act on the South African mining industry: A critical analysis...
18 January 2010   (0 Comments - view/add)
Factors that could influence the ethical behaviour of tax professionals »
Factors That Could Influence The Ethical Behaviour of Tax Professionals   Abstract In an attempt to en...
10 January 2010   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tax Incentives For Biodiversity Conservation In The Western Cape »
Tax Incentives For Biodiversity Conservation In The Western Cape Abstract Biodiversity conservation tax incent...
01 September 2009   (0 Comments - view/add)
Constitutionality and the Income Tax Act »
Constitutionality and the Income Tax Act    Abstract  Years ago, the Katz Commission questio...

Tax Professional
11 July 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tax Strategy Needs to be Linked to Corporate Reputation »
    Author: Paul de Chalain (PwC) Hardly a day has gone by in the last 3 months that we have not seen com...
11 July 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Art of being Regulated »
  Author: Telita Snyckers (Norgaard) Tax risk and tax controversy are on the increase in part at least due to the...
11 July 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Departure From 'Adequate Reasons' and Common Sense »
     Author: Daniel Areias & Johan Kotze (Bowman Gilfillan) All taxation , in one way or another...
11 July 2013   (3 Comments - view/add)
Tax Controversy Some Controversial Issues »
  Author: Ernest Mazansky (Werksmans) Tax controversy has become a fairly common term to refer to what is, in r...
11 July 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
How Important are Pleadings in the Tax Court »
  Author: Robert Gad & Taryn Solomon (ENS) The Rules of the Tax Court were introduced in 2003 in terms o...

TaxTalk
07 February 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Paying for Polluting: Why Carbon Tax is a Good Idea »
  Author: Sharlin Hemraj ( National Treasury)     The author argues that carbon t...
07 February 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
Tinkering with the Tax Engine »
Author: Carmen Moss-Holdstoc k (Allen & Overy)   A look at the five areas where tax adminis...
07 February 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Subordinated Loans: The Wrong Catch »
  Author: Lesley Bosman (KPMG) Subordinated loans made to companies that are frequently in distress have be...
07 February 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Killing the Kindest of Loans »
Author: Jan Coetsee (PwC) We take a closer look at measures introduced to prevent the transfer of wealth witho...
07 February 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
How to close a R28 billion tax void »
  Author:  Ferdie Schneider (BDO ) A look at the types of tax increases that may be brought ab...

SA Merc LJ (SAMLJ)
24 June 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Some Thoughts On The Interpretation Of Tax Treaties In South Africa »
Some Thoughts On The Interpretation Of Tax Treaties In South Africa Introduction South Africa is a party to approximate...
23 November 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Premier, The Member Of Cabinet, and The Commissioner: An Evaluation Of Income Tax Case No 1837 »
The Premier, The Member Of Cabinet, and The Commissioner: An Evaluation Of Income Tax Case No 1837 Introduction In Tax...
23 November 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Curbing Tax Avoidance – Investments in Offshore ‘Protected Cell Companies and Cell Trusts’ »
Curbing Tax Avoidance – Investments in Offshore ‘Protected Cell Companies and Cell Trusts’: The American and British Appro...
23 November 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Tax Treatment of Holding Companies in Mauritius: Lessons for South Africa »
The Tax Treatment of Holding Companies in Mauritius: Lessons for South Africa Introduction The South African government...
19 September 2010   (0 Comments - view/add)
Capital Gains Tax »
Capital Gains Tax Introduction Cape Town. 498 pages. Price R345 (soft cover).It has been six years now since t...

SAFLII
25 March 2010   (0 Comments - view/add)
In the tax court , Held at Johannesburg case 11038/2006 »
The Honorable Judge A Gildenhuys - President Dr H A Coetzee - Accountant Member Mr S Lumka - Commercial Member Case n...
11 May 2009   (0 Comments - view/add)
In the Tax Court (Western Cape High Court, Cape Town) Case no : 11486 »
In the matter between: XYZ Radio (Proprietary) Limited - Appellant and the commissioner for the South African Revenue Serv...
01 November 2008   (0 Comments - view/add)
Income tax special court held at johannesburg »
Before the Hon MR Justice P Boruchowitz  - President  M C Van Blerck  - Commercial Member  R...
26 October 2007   (0 Comments - view/add)
Income Tax Case No 11283 »
In the matter between A LTD - Appellant and  the commissioner for the South African Revenue Service - Respondent...
05 October 2007   (0 Comments - view/add)
In the tax court held at Megawatt Park: Case no 11773 »
Before the honourable Mr Gildenhuys J Accountant member: AC Geake Commercial member: S Tucker Heard on: 9 and 10 May 20...

Taxbreaks
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...

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