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06 January 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Youth Wage Subsidy Comes into Effect »
Author: Linda Ensor and Sapa (BDlive) The Employment Tax Incentive Act, commonly known as the youth wage subsidy, came i...
20 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cosatu to Step up Fight Over Youth Subsidy »
Author: Linda Ensor (BDlive) The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) said on Thursday it would continue its...
19 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tax Compliance in SA Set to Get Harder »
Author: Amanda Visser (BDlive) South Africa’s tax system is among the most sophisticated in the world, surpassing many o...
17 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thomson Reuters Survey Highlights Businesses are Ill Prepared for Greater Tax Transparency »
Author: Thomson Reuters Global organisations are not adequately prepared for the global government push for greater tax...
17 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
REITs Law Sparks Foreign Investor Interest in SA Property »
Author: Chris Smith (BDO) At a time when South Africa urgently needs foreign investment, the advent of the country’s R...
17 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Unpacking the Bills »
Author: Lesley Isherwood (KPMG) The Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (the "TLAB”) and Tax Administration Laws Amendment Bill...
11 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Taxation of Employer-Provided Low Cost Housing: A Step in Right Direction, but no Leap for Mankind »
Author: Kristel van Rensburg (ENS) As part of Government’s anti-poverty objectives, Government is seeking to provide low...
11 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Amendments to the Transitional Rules Dealing with Penalties in the Tax Administration Act »
  Author: Beric Croome (ENS) The Tax Administration Laws Amendment Bill, No. 40 of 2013 was introduced in Parliame...
11 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Proposed Amendments to the Foreign Dividend Exemption »
Author: Lavina Daya (ENS) South African resident companies (and individuals) are required to include in their gross inco...
11 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Income Tax Deductions v Value-Added Tax Deductions »
Author: Robert Gad and Jadyne Devnarain (ENS) Broadly speaking, in their ordinary business operations, certain entities...
11 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Changes to the Understatement Penalty Regime »
  Author: Toinette Beckert (ENS) The Tax Administration Act No. 28 of 2011 ("the TAA”) became effective on 1 Octo...
11 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Investment Treaty between South Africa and Germany Cancelled »
Author: Kay Schröder (Senior Counsel of the German Southern African Chamber of Commerce) In an attempt to overhaul its...
10 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Remittance Of Administrative Non-Compliance Penalties »
Author: Charl Hall (Mazars) Since the enactment of the Tax Administration Act (TAA) the South African Revenue Services (...
09 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Decision in KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Kadodia v CSARS »
  Author: PwC The judgment of the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in the case of Kadodia v CSARS, which was delivered...
09 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Residency Status Of a Non-Resident Who Applies For a Temporary Residence Permit »
Author: PwC Now that South Africa has a residence-based system of income tax, a decision by a non-resident to become ta...
09 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Constitutional Court Confirms: Search and Seizure of Customs and Excise Act - Unconstitutional »
Author: PwC On 8 April 2013 in Gaertner v Minister of Finance (2013) 75 SATC 184, the Western Cape High Court held that...
06 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Capital Gains Tax: Trusts vs Individuals »
Author: Rigard Sevenster (MoneywebTax) Many financial planners, and the general public at large, have expressed concern...
03 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Investors Need More Than What's on Offer »
Author: Matthew Lester (BusinessDay) There is a new tax package on the way for special economic zones to replace the old...
02 December 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trade Deficit Widens, Economists Await Current Account Data »
Author: BDlive South Africa’s trade balance, which now includes trade with Botswana‚ Lesotho‚ Namibia and Swaziland reco...
29 November 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Determining A 'Group Of Companies' For Purposes Of The Corporate Rules »
Author: Andrew Lewis (CliffeDekkerHofmeyr) The Income Tax Act, No 58 of 1962 (the Act) contains a definition of a 'group...
28 November 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
SA Shines In Global Tax Rankings »
Author: Fin24 South Africa is one of only 18 countries that comply fully with international standards on the transparenc...
28 November 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Taxation of South African Mining and Prospecting Companies: Certain and Predictable? »
Author: Andries Myburgh (ENS) Benjamin Franklin once said "but in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except...
28 November 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Changes To The Taxation Of Dividends In Employee Share Schemes »
Author: Stephan Spamer & Mareli Treurnicht (ENS) As a general rule, subject to certain exceptions, local dividends r...
28 November 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supplementary Reforms To The Tax Implications Of Debt Instruments With Equity Features »
Author: Arnaaz Camay (ENS) On 4 July 2013, the draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill ("DTLAB”) was issued by National Treas...
28 November 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tariff Applications On Fittings of Iron, Steel or Copper For Motor Vehicle, Building and Furniture »
Author: Andre Erasmus (ENS) Tariff Applications on fittings of iron, steel or copper for motor vehicle, building and fu...
28 November 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Employee Share Scheme Dividends »
Author: Robert Gad & Megan McCormack (ENS) Earlier this year, National Treasury proposed a new regime to prevent "di...
27 November 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pool of Compliant Tax Payers in SA is Growing, says SARS »
Author: Amanda Visser (BusinessDay) Almost 92% of taxpayers who are obliged to submit a tax return this year made Friday...
27 November 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
‘Unemotional data’ Show SA’s Tax Rate Compares Well With World Average »
Author: Amanda Visser (BusinessDay) South Africa has improved its ranking in the ease of paying taxes for a typical smal...
27 November 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
How SA’s Tax System Stacks Up »
Author: Ingé Lamprecht (Moneywebtax) Worldwide ranking improves from 32nd to 24th position –World Bank & PwC...
25 November 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
VAT Consequences Of Claiming Damages And Compensation »
Author: Carmen Holdstock (CliffeDekkerHofmeyr) The South African VAT system is destination based, which means that only...
25 November 2013   (1 Comment - view/add)
Distributions From And Donations To Foreign Trusts »
Author: Heinrich Louw (CliffeDekkerHofmeyr) On 18 November 2013 the South African Revenue Service (SARS) issued Binding...
25 November 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stolen Cheques, Refunds And The Taxman »
Author: Ingé Lamprecht (MoneywebTax) No payments in excess of R100 000 with regards to assessed tax, value-added...
18 November 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Implications Of VAT BGR 14 »
Author: KPMG SARS issued Binding General Ruling 14 (BGR14) on 22 March 2013, which deals with the VAT treatment of suppl...
15 November 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Deductibility Of Empowerment Costs – Part 2 »
Author: Danielle Botha (Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr) In the Tax Alert of 6 July 2012, we considered the deductibility of advi...
15 November 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Disposal Of Shares In Land Rich Companies »
Author: Andrew Lewis (Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr) Earlier this year, the Federal Court of Australia issued the judgment of R...

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