Austria to press ahead with digital tax

2018-12-31 23:50

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz vowed Saturday to press ahead with a tax on large internet and technology companies, following France's example.

SARS employees were scared of victimisation...until Moyane was removed - Nugent report

2018-12-16 10:54

The Nugent Commission was hampered at the outset by fear amongst employees of SARS of reprisals and victimisation if they were seen to be co-operating.

Hack your tax with a tax-free investment

2018-12-14 11:17

For South African individual investors, only two products attract significant tax breaks which investors can use to their advantage – retirement annuities (RAs) and tax-free investments (TFIs).

Patagonia gives tax windfall to environmental groups

2018-11-30 20:40

Patagonia to give $10m from GOP tax cut windfall to environmental organisations

SARS penalties for outstanding corporate tax returns to kick in soon

2018-11-29 16:33

The SA Revenue Service says it will soon impose administrative non-compliance penalties for outstanding corporate income tax returns.

Sasol Oil wins appeal against Tax Court, it won't have to pay R1.3bn to SARS

2018-11-09 22:24

The Supreme Court of Appeal has upheld Sasol Oil's appeal against a Tax Court ruling.

Zimbabwe targets $700m from controversial payment tax

2018-11-01 20:40

Zimbabwe expects to raise $700m a year from a new tax on money transfers that triggered panic buying of goods from fuel to sugar and sent its quasi-currency plunging.

Mum's the word on Ramaphosa deadline to Moyane

2018-10-29 16:25

Neither the Presidency nor suspended SARS commissioner Tom Moyane have indicated whether Moyane has officially responded to the Nugent Commission's recommendation that he be fired.

Analysts weigh in on what the mini budget means for taxpayers

2018-10-25 11:36

While the finance minister has said no new tax increases are in the pipeline, financial analysts say the state must source spending requirement from somewhere.


Investment property: 5 common tax questions answered

2018-12-29 12:33

People frequently make decisions regarding property investments without a full understanding of the tax implications involved, cautions an expert.

7 ways Nugent report wants 'Moyane-seized' SARS cleaned up

2018-12-14 22:26

Fin24 takes a look at 7 of the key recommendations in the 200-page final Nugent Commission of Inquiry report, handed over to President Cyril Ramaphosa.

WATCH: Macron’s defeat in Paris sounds alarm for Europe’s liberal order

2018-12-08 15:45

At home, french President Emmanuel Macron's popularity has been sinking, hurt by the failure of his early unpopular changes to labour and tax law to revive the domestic economy.

Netflix, Facebook, and Google will probably have a new tax to pay in SA – and that will hit consumers

2018-11-29 17:54

Regulations that will make online multinationals responsible for South African VAT are due to come into effect from April 1, 2019 – and price changes on their services seem inevitable.

A tax-savvy way to use your portfolio in retirement

2018-11-29 10:09

If you are looking to generate investment income in retirement, high-yielding dividends are an obvious choice. But it may not always be the best one.

Donations tax: Should I include it on my tax returns?

2018-11-10 18:15

Donations tax is tax payable at a flat rate on the value of property disposed of by donation. Find out whether it should be included in your tax returns.

EU Plan to tax Facebook as Amazon heads for Brussels showdown

2018-11-05 19:01

Finance ministers meeting in Brussels will try to push forward a legislative proposal for a levy on the European sales of companies with a global annual revenue of $853m or more, such as Facebook, Alphabet and Amazon.

Last day to file personal tax returns

2018-10-31 06:30

The SA Revenue Service says it is equipped to receive up to 150 000 tax returns via eFiling on Wednesday.

D-day for individual tax returns looms

2018-10-29 11:03

The tax season deadline for individuals is October 31.

Despite VAT hike, state predicts R27.4bn revenue shortfall

2018-10-24 14:07

Despite increasing the VAT rate earlier in the year, the state is again facing a multi-billion rand revenue shortfall.

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