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.

Nigeria gets tough on tax evasion

2015-08-09 15:45

Nigeria intends to crack down on tax evaders by denying access to banking facilities for individuals and companies that fail to join its tax register.

Can I claim for my own medical expenses?

2015-08-07 15:57

A Fin24 user wants to know if she can claim her out-out-pocket medical expenses on her tax return even though she's on her husband's medical aid.

What to do when tax docs burn

2015-08-03 13:19

Advice for a Fin24 users whose supporting documents for tax filing have been destroyed in a fire.

SARS makes U-turn on business tax location rules

2015-07-23 16:03

A new draft interpretation Note sees SARS moving closer to international laws on exactly where companies have to pay tax.

What are the limits on claiming travel expenses?

2015-07-21 17:34

A Fin24 user seeks clarity on limits on claiming travel expenses on tax returns and what the implications are for exceeding the limits.

SA must raise tax on rich to lift revenue - OECD

2015-07-17 13:22

SA should increase taxes on wealthier individuals to help boost revenue for the nation’s growing demands, says the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.


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.

Tips to avoid eFiling scams

2015-08-07 18:29

Over 3.3 million taxpayers submit returns via Sars eFiling and there has been a noticeable increase in attacks from cyber criminals looking to take advantage.

Can interns claim for travel expenses?

2015-08-03 13:58

A Fin24 user who received a stipend of R5 000 while on internship wants to know if she can claim for her travelling expenses.

Expat receiving pension from SA: Do I pay tax?

2015-07-31 08:00

A Fin24 user living in Canada, but receiving a pension from South Africa wants to know if he is liable for paying taxes.

Home care and medical rebates

2015-07-21 18:23

A Fin24 users wants to know if he can include home care for his elderly wife in his medical rebate calculation.

Tax, accounting bodies step in after Zuma NPO exposé

2015-07-20 18:09

SA’s tax and accounting professionals have joined forces to help stay the NPO sector after a report that five NPOs associated with President Zuma is non-compliant with the NPO Act.

Rich can also benefit from tax free savings - expert

2015-07-15 12:48

The affluent can also benefit from incorporating tax free savings products in their investment plan, explains an expert.

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