June 18, 2020

2020 Tax filing season due to COVID-19

On 5 May 2020, SARS Commissioner Edward Kieswetter announced key changes to the upcoming tax filing season for personal taxes, which will comprise three phases. Phase […]
June 18, 2020

COVID-19 Tax relief measures

In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced certain relief measures in an attempt to provide for the wellbeing of the people of […]
August 29, 2019

SARS scams and fake e-mails

With the filing season officially open and many taxpayers expecting possible refunds, it is unfortunately also a great opportunity for criminals to obtain personal details of […]
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 […]