SARS News

Third Party Data Annual Submissions

1 March 2022 – The SARS Third Party Data Annual Submissions process for the period 1 March 2021 – 28 February 2022 opens on 01 April 2022 and will close on 31 May 2022. For more information, please visit the Third Party Data Submission Platform webpage.

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Employment Tax Incentive (ETI) Values from 1 March 2022

4 March 2022 – Minister of Finance announced an increase in the ETI values which came effective 1 March 2022. This information was published in the draft Rates and Monetary Amounts and Amendment of Revenue Laws Bill of 23 February 2022. For more information see the...

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Invitation to the Excise Duties Webinar

4 March 2022 – SARS invites you to our Excise Duties Webinar on 10 March 2022, which aims to give Small, Micro, and Medium Enterprises (SMMEs) knowledge on the indirect tax imposed on the consumption of selected goods. Excise duties are imposed mostly on high-volume...

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Department of Labour News

The Mendi Decoration for Bravery

The Decoration is awarded to South African citizens who have performed an extraordinary act of bravery that placed their lives in great danger, or who lost their own lives including in trying to save the life of another person, or by saving property, in or outside the...

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Broadcasting Digital Migration

Minister of Communications Ms Faith Muthambi took the first digital terrestrial television milestone, the households registration process for set-top-boxes, to the Square Kilometre Array community of Keimoes, Kai Garib Municipality, Northern Cape on 2 October 2015....

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How to raise cash for studies

If your family cannot afford to pay for your studies, don’t despair. There are several options available to deserving students who have trouble paying for their studies. Tertiary education is very expensive. For example, the average tuition fee for first-year studies...

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Nemisa applications

We’re currently recruiting for two qualifications: Graphic Design Foundation  (application form) 2D Animation (application form) The academic courses are funded, and will take place in Parktown, Johannesburg. We do not cover residence, travel or food (only tuition)....

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SAIT

The Rising Global Tide of Wealth Taxes

<!----> THE RISING GLOBAL TIDE OF WEALTH TAXES Author: Jerry Botha A new regime for South Africans working abroad created a furore. Our article looks at the background and the current situation from the viewpoint of an opportunity for tax practitioners to apply...

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Rising Taxes are Coming

RISING TAXES ARE COMING Author: Barbara Curson With a yawning deficit in government revenue, it seems inevitable that government will raise taxes. But how can this be done efficiently and fairly? Our article provides a background and proposes some scenarios. Like The...

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Mauritius: Still an Investor`s Paradise?

MAURITIUS: STILL AN INVESTOR'S PARADISE? Author: Caoilfhionn Van Der Walt Mauritius finds itself increasingly under pressure from the OECD and elsewhere to close its low tax regimes. Some are questioning whether Mauritius is living up to its promise as an investor...

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