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01 June 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bad News: Your Investment Returns Will Be Lower »
Bad News: Your Investment Returns Will Be Lower The new Dividend Withholding Tax (DWT) replaced Secondary Tax on Compa...
01 June 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Taxing Share Incentive Scheme Benefits »
Taxing Share Incentive Scheme Benefits Mr Eduard Sent (Sent) was sent packing by the Federal Court of Australia (FCA) on...
01 June 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tax breaks for software developers »
Capital Allowances Tax Breaks For Software Developers Recent amendments to Section 11D of the Income Tax Act 58 of...
01 May 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Taxing Bursaries And Scholarships »
Taxing B ursaries And S cholarships Bursaries and scholarships increase value for employers and employees by improv...
01 May 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Escaping The Estate Duty Net »
Escaping T he E state D uty N et When you are planning your will, you must, as a basic step, be aware of which...
01 May 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Employees’ Tax Cash Incentives to Independent Sales Persons »
Employees’ Tax Cash Incentives to Independent Sales Persons Do they constitute "remuneration” as defined? In Binding...
01 May 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fringe Benefits SARS' Latest Views on Cellphone and PC Usage »
Fringe Benefits SARS' Latest Views on Cellphone and PC Usage SARS has recently released a draft Interpretation Note (Dra...
01 May 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tax breaks for small business »
Income Tax Tax Breaks For Small Business Although finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has given further tax relief to sm...
01 May 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Are Toll Roads Ready For VAT? »
Are Toll Roads Ready For VAT? Many businesses  are asking if they may claim the VAT on toll fees as input tax where...
30 April 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tax Relief on Interest May be Scrapped… So Grab The Tax Break While You Can »
Tax Relief on Interest May be Scrapped… So Grab The Tax Break While You Can One of the disappointments of this year's bu...
30 April 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
How the New Medical Tax Credit System Will Work »
How the New Medical Tax Credit System Will Work Changing the treatment of contributions to a medical scheme from a tax d...
30 April 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
How Much Tax Info Can a Country Request on You? »
How Much Tax Info Can a Country Request on You? South Africa has concluded double tax agreements with a number of countr...
30 April 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
From The Courts Are Premiums Deductible? »
From The Courts Are Premiums Deductible? A UK court rules that it depends on what the premium paid for.SARS and South Af...
30 April 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Property CGT Changes »
Property CGT Changes The news about CGT in the recent Budget has brought, in some respects, further relief for sellers o...
31 March 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Budget in Bite-Sized Chunks »
Estate Planning And Deceased Estates From an estate planning and deceased estate perspective, the 2012 budget was on cri...
31 March 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Can SARS Gate-Crash A Taxpayer’s Party? »
Can SARS Gate-Crash A Taxpayer’s Party? Tax   planning  structures  normally   involve  mu...
31 March 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sub-contractors Are Not Agents of The Main Contractor »
Sub-contractors Are Not Agents of The Main Contractor The supreme Court of Appeal recently gave judgement in the matter...
31 March 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Voluntary Disclosure Programme - App In? You’re Not Done Yet! »
Voluntary Disclosure Programme - App In? You’re Not Done Yet! The voluntary Disclosure Programme (VDP) formally closed o...
29 February 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
O Tannenbaum, O Tannenbaum...The Tax Implications of Ponzi Schemes »
O Tannenbaum, O Tannenbaum...The Tax Implications of Ponzi Schemes "O TANNENBAUM" (English version: "O Christmas Tree")...
29 February 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Avoid Multiple-Income Tax Pain »
Avoid Multiple-Income Tax Pain Our "progressive” tax system has a regressive impact on your wallet if you have more than...
29 February 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Who Is Held Personally Liable For Company Tax Debts? »
Who Is Held Personally Liable For Company Tax Debts? If you are a director, member, or manager, it could be you A compa...
29 February 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
CGT on Conversion From non-par to par value Shares »
CGT on Conversion From Non-par to par value Shares The CGT treatment hinges on  whether there a difference in right...
29 February 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Pitfalls of SARS’ Tax Amnesty For Property Transfers »
The Pitfalls of SARS’  Tax Amnesty For Property Transfers Those planning to take advantage of SARS’ amnesty to tran...
29 February 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Online VAT Allocation Function Launched on e-filing »
Online VAT Allocation Function Launched on e-filing Now you can allocate current payments, reallocate past payments, and...
29 February 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
SARS Rules on Tax Deductions For Leased Property »
SARS Rules on Tax Deductions For Leased Property In Binding Private Ruling 107,SARS expressed its view on the following...
31 January 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
SARS’ Final Word on Section 45 »
SARS’ Final Word On Section 45 Groups can again move around assets tax-free—but there's a catch The Brouhaha over Secti...
31 January 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
PAYE Not Paid Over: Is The Employee Still Credited? »
PAYE Not Paid Over: Is The Employee Still Credited? Employees are not penalised by their employer’s non-compliance,provi...
31 January 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Different VAT Regimes Are As Diverse As Africa Itself »
Different VAT Regimes Are As Diverse As Africa Itself The multiplicity of VAT systems across Africa exposes multi-nation...
31 January 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Radical Changes to Trust Governance »
Trust Radical Changes to Trust Governance It is vital to ensure that you have your trust affairs in order, as they ca...
31 January 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
SARS Battens Down the Hatches on Bank Details »
Fraud Mitigation SARS Battens Down the Hatches on Bank Details SARS has implemented new fraud prevention procedures...
31 January 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
What SARS is Asking of Businesses »
Employees’ Tax What SARS is Asking of Businesses In times of fiscal shortfall,increased enforcement is of the outmost...
01 December 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Can SARS Disclose Information on You to The State Prosecuting Authorities? »
Can SARS Disclose Information on You to The State Prosecuting Authorities? If  taxpayers cannot rely on SARS to tre...
01 December 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Additional tax, administrative penalties, criminal penalties »
Enforcement Additional tax, administrative penalties, criminal penalties They’re all imposed by SARS when you are i...
01 December 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Claiming Input VAT On Imported Services »
Claiming Input VAT On Imported Services The Tax Court’s decision seems to be as clear as mud; vendors are left confused....
01 December 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Share Issue Costs are not “Expenditure Incurred” »
Share Issue Costs Are Not "Expenditure Incurred” While Section 24B supersedes the judgement when an asset is acquired in...

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