September 9, 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 records were compromised. This data leakage, coupled with the tax filing season, makes for the perfect opportunity […]
September 9, 2020

What to expect this tax season as an individual taxpayer

The tax season is swiftly approaching. For many people, it’s a time of the year that they dread. When it comes down to it, tax can […]
August 6, 2020

The elimination of intra-group loans

In terms of the Tax Administration Act, the South African Revenue Service (“SARS”) can issue, in response to an application, Binding Private Rulings (“BPR”) and clarifies how the Commissioner would […]
January 8, 2018

Tax ombud – recourse for aggrieved taxpayers

The Tax Administration Act that came into effect on 1 October 2012 is a valiant attempt to balance the rights of the tax man with those […]
November 6, 2017

SARS to intensify action against tax offenders

Despite the fact that SARS has upheld their philosophy of education, service, and thereafter enforcement, they have noticed an increase in taxpayers not submitting their tax […]