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10 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Keeping the lid on Pandora's box »
Author: Lisa Brunton (Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr) Analysis of the recent Kluh Investments (Pty) Ltd v Commissioner for...
10 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fasset’s AGM and thank you function impresses »
Author: Fasset Addressing skills formation across the post-school pipeline remains a focal point for Fasset. Fasset...
10 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
OECD releases first proposals for fight against tax avoidance by multinationals »
Authors: Chris Smith and Rozelle van Wyk (BDO) The Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (‘BEPS’) Action Plan originat...
10 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Annet Oguttu – tax law pioneer »
Author: Yolande Botha (Tax Talk Editor) Annet Wanyana Oguttu is one of the country’s most accomplished tax professional...
17 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Why SARS should consider transfer pricing safe harbours »
Author: Jonathan Sweidan (KPMG) Jonathan Sweidan argues that bilateral or multilateral safe harbours&nbs...
17 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Taxation of digital media: Is the playing field level? »
Author: Rupert Worsdale (Maitland) A discussion on the likelihood of applying the so-called "double-Irish Struct...
17 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Currency and forex trading in the 21st century: Bitcoin »
Author: Lesedi Seforo (SAIT Technical) With only six companies in South Africa currently accepting bitcoin as a form o...
17 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tax exemption on foreign employment income »
Authors: Ruaan van Eeden and Gigi Nyanin (DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr) A discussion of foreign employment as a spec...
17 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Income tax treatment of client loyalty programme transactions »
Author: Sophia Brink (University of Stellenbosch) This article highlights principles that might be used for the t...
19 August 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tax advisory work in the context of Mergers and Acquisitions »
Author: Stephen Zaaiman (Renmere) It is difficult to define the term ‘Mergers and Acquisitions’ or ‘M&A’ as an abst...
19 August 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The case of GB Mining v Commissioner: SARS »
Author: Erich Bell (SAIT Technical) This case stems from disallowed and partially disallowed objections raised against...
19 August 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
2014's Second Trade Centurion: Dumping »
Author: Christiaan v. de Lange (Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of South Africa) Although introduced a...
19 August 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Challenges for corporate taxpayers and the role of advisors »
Author: Pieter van der Zwan (North-West University) Being a corporate taxpayer in an environment with constant developm...
19 August 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nowhere to hide »
Author: Dr Beric Croome (ENSafrica) On 21 February 2014 the Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matte...
18 August 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Prescription – when does it apply? »
Authors: Peter Dachs and Bernard du Plessis (ENSafrica) Many taxpayers are generally aware that there is a prescr...
18 August 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Government improves customs efficiency but holds off on tax increases »
Author: Kayn Woolmer (Deloitte) The draft Customs Duty Bill and Customs Control Bill have been under development f...
18 August 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Relief from transfer pricing for controlled foreign companies »
Author: Arnaaz Camay (ENSafrica) The current transfer pricing provisions contained in section 31 of the Income Ta...
18 August 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Branch vs. Subsidiary: Key tax considerations »
Author: Wendy Lumsden Foreign investors frequently face the decision of whether to conduct operations in South Africa...
14 June 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Consulting on Controversy: Johan van der Walt »
Author: Yolande Botha (SAIT) Q: What are the biggest issues currently on the tax controversy landscape?  A: W...
14 June 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
New VAT Regulations open Africa for SA business »
Author: Diane Seccombe (Mazars)  South African VAT vendors involved in the export of goods will warmly welcom...
14 June 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tax, decentralisation and intergovernmental relations »
Author: Alan Carter (International Tax Dialogue) "A career in politics is no preparation for government”, said o...
14 June 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Where is tax dispute resolution and controversy heading? »
Author: Johan van der Walt (KPMG)  Sharon Katz-Perlman, KPMG’s Head of Global Tax Dispute Resolution and Cont...
14 June 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Intragroup Transactions and E-services »
Author: Victor Terblanche (VATit)  With effect from 1 June 2014, electronic services supplied from a place i...
13 June 2014   (2 Comments - view/add)
VAT registration amendments »
Author: Varusha Moodaley (ENS)   The Taxation Laws Amendment Act, No 31 of 2013 introduced amendments to t...
13 June 2014   (1 Comment - view/add)
Can SARS take more than what’s in the cookie jar? »
Author: Pieter Faber (SAIT Technical) The Tax Administration Act 28 of 2011 ("hereafter TAA”) provides extensive powers...
13 June 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Financial management can be held liable for a company’s tax debts »
Author: Erich Bell (SAIT Technical) From interaction with various business persons albeit majority shareholders or chi...
07 April 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Budget Speech 2014: A reality check/cheque »
Author:  Lee-Anne Steenkamp ( University of the Western Cape) Lee-Anne Steenkamp looks beyond the numbers as she...
07 April 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
When are goods acquired for purposes of claiming input tax? »
Author: Gerhard Badenhorst (ENS) Gerhard Badenhorst delves deeper into the meaning of the word "acquired” in...
07 April 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The new cost of global compliance »
Author: Brian Tully ( Thomson Reuters) Brian Tully discusses the new cost of global compliance in the transfer pri...
07 April 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
An overview of South Africa's withholding tax regime »
Author: Annet Wanyana Oguttu (University of South Africa) The various types of withholding tax applicable in South Afri...
07 April 2014   (1 Comment - view/add)
The explosion of exploration and VAT »
Author: Mark Silver (Delo itte) Mark Silver discusses recent amendments to the VAT system following increased int...
04 April 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Job creating & the youth wage incentive »
Author: Kabelo Malapela (EY) With the government announcing that the Employment Tax Incentive has already created 56 00...
04 April 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
New medical credit system: Disadvantageous for disabled persons »
Author:  Sophia Brink ( University of Stellenbosch) A comparative look at the numerous amendments regard...
04 April 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Public benefit organisations and tax: Where is the charity and justice? »
Author: Lee-Anne Steenkamp (University of the Western Cape) An in-depth look at the tax relief offered to Public B...
25 March 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Are trusts still relevant? »
Author: Bernard Sacks (Mazars) During the 2013 National Budget Speech Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan ended y...

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