KPMG report restarts Sars war

2015-10-04 20:00

The probe into alleged irregularities and misconduct within Sars by KPMG has made damning findings against Ivan Pillay, Oupa Magashula and Johann van Loggerenberg.

Am I liable for tax in SA on my overseas income?

2015-10-01 14:27

Do I have to pay tax in South Africa on my overseas income even though there is a double tax agreement between my country of residence and SA, asks a Fin24 user.

Claiming for share management fees

2015-10-01 07:57

Am I allowed to claim the management fee from my share portfolio as a tax deduction from income made, asks a Fin24 user.

I get paid through a PayPal account, do I pay tax?

2015-09-30 07:36

I am working for a company that is located in the United States, I receive payment through my PayPal account. Will I be paying tax?

Can I claim for phone, 3G and travelling expenses?

2015-09-07 17:39

A Fin24 user wants to know if he can claim mobile phone, 3G and travelling costs for work done for the same company that retrenched him as well as others.

Zim tax deters SA tourists

2015-09-03 17:09

SA visitors have been hard hit by Zimbabwe's 15% value added tax for the tourism industry and could start avoiding the country, warns an industry expert.

Moyane refuses to answer MPs' question on Sars 'rogue unit'

2015-08-25 19:56

South African Revenue Services commissioner Tom Moyane has refused to answer questions relating to an auditor's report on the so-called “rogue unit”.

What is the tax on a firm making R120k a year?

2015-08-23 22:13

What are the tax and VAT implications that I need to be aware of at this stage of the business, asks a small business owner.

How to claim for tax on pension moved to UK

2015-08-20 21:46

A Fin24 user wants to know how to claim for tax charged on a private pension transferred to the UK.

How to file when no tax was withheld

2015-08-12 14:29

A Fin24 user wants to know how to handle payments received where no tax has been withheld fro 'piece' work.


Damning report puts Sars spy unit in spotlight again

2015-10-04 14:26

A KPMG report has revealed that Sars has spent over R106m on a covert unit and recommends that former finance minister Pravin Gordhan and Sars commissioner Tom Moyane provide answers.

I earn below R250 000 a year, how much tax do I pay?

2015-10-01 07:58

A Fin24 user who earns below 250 000 a year wants to know how much tax needs to be paid in order to avoid being indebted to SARS.

Matthew Lester: Vote out political bullies – something's gotta change

2015-10-01 07:47

Tax expert Matthew Lester says there just might be a political revolution on the go, and calls on the citizenry to stand up and vote out the bullies.

Soldier wants to claim for glasses post-op

2015-09-15 06:34

A soldier who has had an eye operation wants to know if he can claim back the portion he had to pay for glasses.

Advice for mom whose son gets paid via her account

2015-09-07 17:13

A taxpayer is seeking advice on how to file a tax return when her son's earnings are being paid into her bank account.

How to declare rental income

2015-09-02 07:25

Under which code does one declare rental income when filing for tax, asks a Fin24 user.

Clarifying the law on working abroad

2015-08-25 07:57

A Fin24 user working abroad as a seaman in exploration and mining looks for clarification on the law of exemption rule.

Income tax codes for working outside SA

2015-08-20 22:05

A local company wants to know if it has treated the tax affairs of the six expats working on a project in Angola correctly.

Mines escape the Davis tax axe

2015-08-16 18:00

The Davis Tax Committee has shot down virtually all the remaining radical tax-related plans stemming from the “nationalisation debate”.

Can I claim if I freelance?

2015-08-12 14:15

Advice for a Fin24 user who wants to know if he can claim if he is a freelancer.

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