July 31, 2018

SARS verifications, audits – when, why and what to do

Being selected for an audit and being selected for verification are two different processes. Verification: Once you have submitted your return, it could be selected for verification. A […]
June 21, 2018

2018 Tax Season: SARS shortens submission period

The annual tax filing season is upon us and acting SARS Commissioner, Mark Kingon, announced that the season will open on 1 July 2018 for eFilers. […]
April 6, 2018

Valid Tax Invoice Requirements for VAT Vendors

When making a purchase for your business, you should always ensure you receive a valid VAT invoice. This enables you to claim input VAT from SARS. […]
July 31, 2017

Foreign Investment Allowance Tax Clearances | What you need to know

Over the last few years, South Africa has experienced a slowing economy to the point where we are currently in a technical recession with two quarters […]
July 31, 2017

The 2017 Tax Season is open

SARS recently published the annual notice to officially ‘open’ the 2017 Tax Season. Individuals are now able to file their annual income tax returns for the […]
June 30, 2017

Newsflash | Provisional tax

31 August 2017 marks the deadline for the submission of the 1st Provisional Tax Return (IRP6) for all provisional taxpayers with February 2018 year-ends and the […]
May 30, 2017

SARS: VAT Audits and the importance of supporting documentation

I’m sure you are all dealing with incessant VAT audits from the South African Revenue Service (SARS) and they are delaying in paying out your VAT […]
April 26, 2017

Time for Employee Tax Reconciliations

In South Africa, the tax year for individuals runs from 1 March to 28 February. Income tax returns for completion and submission by taxpayers are issued […]
April 5, 2017

Payroll administration: Does your business really have the resources to attend to it yourself?

The payroll function of a business is a critically important task. Yet it is not a core business function and, as such, one can question the […]