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 […]
March 20, 2018

Theres an increase in VAT. Remember that.

In the budget speech on 21 February 2018, the Minister of Finance announced that the VAT rate will change from 14% to 15% from 1 April […]
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 […]
August 3, 2015

SARS: The Importance of supporting documentation

This article relates in part to an article in our May Newsletter titled “The importance of a valid VAT invoice”. When the South African Revenue Service […]
June 1, 2015

The Importance of a valid VAT Invoice

Section 20 of the Value Added Tax Act No 89 of 1991 (“the VAT Act”) sets out mandatory requirements for valid tax invoices. As of late, […]
May 7, 2015

VAT: Four-monthly VAT (Category F) vendors changed to bi-monthly

A Category F Value-Added Tax (VAT) vendor has three tax periods a year. The periods are four months each ending on the last day of June, […]