for subscribers

About 40% of SA taxpayers registered in Gauteng

Share your Subscriber Article
You have 5 articles to share every month. Send this story to a friend!

Johannesburg – Gauteng had the largest number of taxpayers for the 2015 tax year in South Africa, according to the latest tax statistics report.

The report, which is published jointly by National Treasury and the South African Revenue Services (Sars), was released on Tuesday. It takes the tax register as at March 2016.

There was a total of 18.2 million registered taxpayers which was up 8.4% compared to the previous year. Of these, only 4.8m of taxpayers were assessed.

There’s more to this story
Subscribe to News24 and get access to our exclusive journalism and features today.
Subscribe
Already a subscriber? Sign in
ZAR/USD
17.63
(-0.04)
ZAR/GBP
23.01
(-0.05)
ZAR/EUR
20.79
(-0.01)
ZAR/AUD
12.62
(-0.03)
ZAR/JPY
0.17
(-0.01)
Gold
2034.21
(+0.05)
Silver
28.28
(+0.09)
Platinum
961.50
(+0.38)
Brent Crude
44.55
(-1.53)
Palladium
2166.01
(+0.63)
All Share
56757.73
(-1.56)
Top 40
52435.65
(-1.72)
Financial 15
9897.96
(+0.10)
Industrial 25
74671.49
(-1.98)
Resource 10
58948.78
(-1.89)
All JSE data delayed by at least 15 minutes morningstar logo
Company Snapshot
Voting Booth
Do you think it was a good idea for the government to approach the IMF for a $4.3 billion loan to fight Covid-19?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Yes. We need the money.
11% - 933 votes
It depends on how the funds are used.
74% - 6254 votes
No. We should have gotten the loan elsewhere.
15% - 1285 votes
Vote