SARS is being rather proactive this year, with the first batch of ‘welcome letters’ to high wealth individual taxpayers already sent out.
Simple mistakes that might previously have earned taxpayers a slap on the wrist could now see you spending up to two years in jail.
South Africa made an important tax change as of January 1, 2021, that you may not be aware of.
Submitting a tax return to SARS is always a rather nervy affair, and now a proposed amendment to the law has practitioners worried about the implications.
If SARS issues you with an auto-assessment, usually done via SMS, you should first check that a few things are in order before accepting.
The Pretoria High Court has ruled in favour of the taxpayer in a recent court case, which has implications for how SARS collects your tax.
Living overseas? You need to figure out whether you’re a non-South African tax resident, or a South African tax resident, before SARS comes knocking.
Applying for the funds and relief measures available to help South African businesses during lockdown can be quite arduous, which isn’t the case with every country.
In order to give South African businesses and business owners the best chance of obtaining financial relief, Galbraith | Rushby have summarised what help is available.
What happens if your tax submissions are filed late as a result of COVID-19, and you incur interest and penalties?
Many business owners have been wondering and waiting for news on how to apply for the COVID-19 TERS relief fund.
The so-called ‘Expat Tax’ changes have been looming large in the distance for a while now, but the time for implementation has almost arrived.
We’re not even a month into 2020 and things are already looking iffy for the South African economy. Our tax shortfall needs to be made up somewhere.
Most of us don’t really know what we’re doing when we fill out tax returns, which is why people are prone to making these four crucial mistakes.
SARS is getting ready to come down hard on anyone who fails to file their tax returns by the December deadline.
SARS has introduced a number of new complicated measures to ensure that trusts function correctly in terms of tax compliance.
Attorneys and advocates need to take note of some important new rules that govern how they manage their trust accounts.
Tax season has arrived with a couple of changes to how things usually work. Here’s what you need to know before you dive in.
Payroll managers and employees need to take note of these three stealthy tax hikes that you might have missed.
Remember that new expat tax we warned you about? It’s officially here, and the consequences could be devastating for businesses.