Much has been said and written leading up to the implementation of the Codes of Good Practice for Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (“the New Codes”) on 1 May 2015.
Unfortunately, and... [read more]
Did you know you have five years to claim back your input tax?
It’s true. And it also applies if you started your business years before you registered for Vat. You can back-claim the Vat you... [read more]
I don’t think anyone was surprised by the budget speech.
The increases were expected, as government had only two means available to it by which to meet budget requirements: decrease spending or... [read more]
Normally, you must keep all your accounting records in South Africa.
SARS will only allow you to store them outside the country if you meet certain conditions.
One of these is that if you... [read more]
Great news! If you don’t agree with a SARS assessment, you can ask it to give you reasons on how it did the tax calculation. This is called a “Reasons for assessment” request and it’s one of... [read more]
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