taxpayers

November 26, 2020

Beware of scams during filing season

In late August 2020, a large credit bureau in South Africa was the target of a data breach where millions of private individual and company data records were compromised. This data leakage, coupled with the tax filing season, makes for the perfect opportunity […]
November 19, 2020

Scammers posing as SARS officials are on the rise

In late August 2020, a large credit bureau in South Africa was the target of a data breach where millions of private individual and company data […]
February 18, 2020

MANAGEMENT OF TAX DEBT

With the tax filing season for individuals now closed, taxpayers may find themselves with tax debt that is due. This may be due to administrative penalties […]
August 13, 2019

2019 TAX SEASON IS NOW OPEN

The 2019 tax season officially started on 1 July 2019. Different filing periods apply, depending on the way a taxpayer chooses to submit their return: Taxpayers […]
April 10, 2019

REQUESTS FOR SUSPENSION OF PAYMENT FROM SARS

Since its introduction, the “pay now, argue later” rule relating to disputed amounts of tax has been and remains to be the subject of much controversy, […]
June 11, 2018

TAX DEDUCTIONS AGAINST SALARY EARNINGS

Our clients who earn only a salary will know that very few tax deductions are available against salary income for income tax purposes and whereby they […]
May 8, 2018

“BOOKING” CAPITAL LOSSES ON SHARES IS NOT THAT EASY

There is a number of techniques that taxpayers use to reduce their capital gains tax (CGT) exposure on long-term share investments. A common practice is to […]
August 22, 2016

THE 2016 TAX SEASON IS OPEN

As is the case every year, the Commissioner for SARS recently published the annual notice to officially ‘open’ the 2016 tax season. Individuals are now able […]
June 8, 2016

TAX PENALTIES: UNDERSTATEMENT PENALTIES IN THE TAX ADMINISTRATION ACT

The Tax Administration Act, 28 of 2011, introduced the notion of ‘understatement penalties’ which are levied on a percentage based method. The penalties are levied depending […]
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