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Special voluntary disclosure: More stick than carrot?

2 Sep 2016 /  Ingé Lamprecht  
Tax experts warn it may be too punitive for optimal uptake.

The tax implications of selling a business

31 Aug 2016 /  Ingé Lamprecht  
Reader’s questions answered.

South Africans won’t pay tax if it’s wasted, Ombud warns

26 Aug 2016 /  Ingé Lamprecht   21
‘There is a view that state institutions are being used as political tools.’

Estate duty proposal aimed at high net worth individuals

25 Aug 2016 /  Ingé Lamprecht   7
Davis Tax Committee recommends that primary abatement should be increased to R15m.

My income is below the tax threshold, should I pay dividends tax?

23 Aug 2016 /  Ingé Lamprecht   4
Reader’s question answered.

New proposed trust legislation: Hit or miss?

19 Aug 2016 /  Tertius Troost   12
Suggested amendments seem to have missed Davis Tax Committee’s goals.

Sars watchdog to be more independent

16 Aug 2016 /  Amanda Visser   3
But new teeth not sharp enough.

Formal emigration back on cards for lump sum withdrawals

8 Aug 2016 /  Amanda Visser  
Ceasing to be a tax resident alone may no longer allow for large withdrawals.

The cost of the healthier choice

5 Aug 2016 /  Lullu Krugel, Cézanne Samuel, Maura Feddersen and Thabiso Mofulatsi   1
The sugar tax conversation continues as the challenges of making healthier options affordable remain unresolved.

Loans to trusts: problems on the horizon

28 Jul 2016 /  Graham Crocker  
Draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill proposes new provisions in estate planning, from 1 March 2017.

New tax bill may kill employee share schemes

26 Jul 2016 /  Amanda Visser   1
Schemes caught in the middle of anti-avoidance cross-fire.

Changes to special voluntary disclosure programme proposed

21 Jul 2016 /  Ingé Lamprecht  
This is an effort to simplify the process – National Treasury.

Sugar tax is just one step in tackling obesity

12 Jul 2016 /  Amanda Visser   5
If everyone took into account all the costs associated with their sugar consumption, there'd be little reason for government intervention - Institute for Fiscal Studies.

Why you may not be gaining anything from a tax-free account at a bank

12 Jul 2016 /  Patrick Cairns   24
You're unlikely to be seeing any benefit if you're in a cash deposit.

Tax Ombud ‘open’ to serving another term

8 Jul 2016 /  Ingé Lamprecht  
Completes first term in office at the end of September.

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