Print Page   |   Report Abuse
News & Press
Filter news by category:

Read about recent events, essential information and the latest community news.

Displaying page 10 of 12
 |<   <<   <  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  12

Technical & tax law questions
06 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Whether the valuation by an independent valuator will be accepted by SARS as proof of expenditure »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: My client initially began operating as a sole trader but subsequently converted to a close...
06 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The deductibility of training expenses in terms of section 11(a) of the Income Tax Act »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: A business wants to deduct training expenditure in terms of section 11(a) of the Income Ta...
06 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tax consequence on the disposal of one spouse’s interest in a company to the other spouse »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: A manufacturing company that commenced business in 1998 was formed by a husband and wife a...
06 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
VAT rate where vendor prepares import/export documentation for importers and exporters »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: A VAT vendor provides the service of preparing documentation and liaisons at the border for...
06 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Local VAT vendor constructing in RSA for foreign company: VAT output and input »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: My client, a VAT vendor, is building a specialised structure for a foreign entity with no R...
06 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Market value used as the valuation date value of immovable property for CGT purposes »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: Our client, a company, purchased immovable property in 1999 for R1 million. On 1 October 20...
29 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The section 10(1)(o)(ii) foreign service income exemption »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: An individual is employed by a South African company and as part of his employment contract...
29 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Can a natural person be a public benefit organisation? »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: Is it possible for a natural person to register as a public benefit organisation (PBO) in h...
29 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Deductions for travel expenditure in the case of a sole trader or one-shareholder company »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: When you’ve got your own company (whether it is a sole proprietor or a registered company),...
29 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Using one company’s VAT number on the tax invoices of another company »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: Our client’s company is applying for liquidation and one of the directors is using the VAT...
29 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Whether the Google Adwords service constitutes ‘electronic services’ according to the VAT Act »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: I am aware that as from 1 June 2014 the foreign supplier of an "electronic service" to Sou...
24 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Donation, settlement or other disposition for purposes of sec 7 »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: After attending 2014 Trust Back to Basics, it was suggested donor interest-free loans shoul...
24 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Status of DTAs signed but not ratified »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: I would like to provide an opinion on investing in Chile. The DTA between SA and Chile is,...
24 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Section 8(1)(d) allowance for holders of public offices »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: We do the tax submissions for numerous Members of Parliament and Legislature. With Parliame...
24 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Section 18 deduction for maintenance paid by taxpayer towards her disabled child »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: My client enquired whether we can claim as a deduction the maintenance she paid towards her...
24 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Deduction of UIF from a director’s remuneration »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: I would like to know if UIF must be deducted from a Directors Salary A: In terms of secti...
24 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Distribution of a trust asset to a non-resident beneficiary »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: When a trust has no interest-free loans from a donor and the trustees make a capital distri...
21 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medical tax credit where taxpayer pays someone else’s medical scheme contributions »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: Can a taxpayer claim contributions paid for his mother's medical aid from his own income? A...
21 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Whether a foreign capital loss can be set-off against a local capital gain »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: Our South African resident client sold his shares in a UK company and realised a capital l...
15 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Allowances in terms of section 12C and 13 not claimed in year asset was brought into use »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: In the event that a taxpayer was not aware of an allowance that it was eligible to claim (s...
15 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Taxation of amounts derived by a non-resident from a South African source »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: My client came from GBR (and has dual citizenship with Mauritius) to South Africa and in Ap...
15 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
VAT implications on exports »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: A client is selling goods to Mauritius. He is invoicing the company in Mauritius and gettin...
15 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Capital gains tax: Amalgamation transactions section 44 of the Income Tax Act »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: Does an amalgamation of collective investment scheme carried on in South Africa qualify for...
15 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Allowable deductions for a commission earner »
Author:  SAIT Technical Q: My client earns a salary of R300 000 of which the commission portion is R278 000 (mor...
15 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Old coins – personal use asset exclusion »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: I’ve heard from various clients, that there is apparently a clause that excludes gold coin...
15 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Provisional tax underestimation penalty in terms of par 20(1)(b) »
Author: SAIT Technical Provisional tax underestimation penalty in terms of par 20(1)(b) of the Fourth Schedule to the...
13 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Section 10B exemption for foreign dividends »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: We understand that should a South African resident for tax purposes who is an individual ow...
01 July 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Does a non-resident person over 65 qualify for a medical deduction? »
Author: SAIT Technical The answer to this query is based on legislation as at 01/07/2014. Q:  Does a Non...
01 July 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Basis for computing VAT returns if source documents destroyed »
Author: SAIT Technical  The answer to this query is based on legislation as at 01/07/2014. Q:  Client re...
01 July 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Income tax and PAYE consequences on a gratuity payment to a dismissed employee »
Author: SAIT Technical The answer to this query is based on legislation as at 01/07/2014. Q:  Please advise th...
10 April 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Depreciation allowances for long term insurers »
Author: SAIT Technical The answer to this query is based on legislation as at 2014/04/10 . Q:  Following th...
10 April 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Does an employer need to register for PAYE where employees earn remuneration below tax threshold? »
Author: SAIT Technical The answer to this query is based on legislation as at   2014/04/10 . Q: Do we need to r...
03 April 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
VAT: Turnover threshold from which a vendor may be on the monthly tax period »
Author: SAIT Technical The answer to this query is based on legislation as at   2014/04/03. Q:  Currently...
03 April 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Does a private nursery school or after-school centre charge VAT on its fees? »
Author: SAIT Technical The answer to this query is based on legislation as at 2014/04/03 . Q:  I have 2 cl...
02 April 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Whether client non-compliance creates any SARS obligations for tax practitioner »
Author: SAIT Technical The answer to this query is based on legislation as at   2014/04/02. Q:  I have...

Displaying page 10 of 12
 |<   <<   <  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  12

WHY REGISTER WITH SAIT?

Section 240A of the Tax Administration Act, 2011 (as amended) requires that all tax practitioners register with a recognized controlling body before 1 July 2013. It is a criminal offense to not register with both a recognized controlling body and SARS.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO REGISTER

The Act requires that a minimum academic and practical requirments be set to register with a controlling body. Click here for the minimum requirements of SAIT.

Membership Management Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal