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Tax Season 2022 Now Open: Beware, This Year’s Deadlines are Shorter!

Yet another tax season is upon us, and this year the D-dates are much closer than you think! With the submission deadlines for all taxpayers substantially earlier this year, taxpayers are well-advised to get started on their tax returns without delay, making sure there is sufficient time to address any potential issues that may arise.
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Planning to Cease Being a South African Tax Resident? What You Should Know Before Approaching SARS

Informing SARS that you are ceasing to be a tax resident via any channel could result in unintended consequences, such as an audit or an unexpected tax liability. With increasing numbers of skilled and wealthy South Africans emigrating, the tax and other implications of this option should be well understood before any decisions are made, and SARS is best approached with the assistance of a trusted advisor.
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Budget 2022: Your Tax Tables and Tax Calculator

Have a look at the tax tables below for the new Individual and Special Trust income tax brackets, and for a convenient reminder of the various other taxes that remain unchanged.
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Budget 2022: Your Share of Billions in Tax Relief and Business Support

Calling it a “good story to tell”, Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana announced, in his first Budget Speech, welcome respite from tax increases, tax relief of R5.2 billion for individuals and businesses, as well as further measures to support businesses in their economic recovery.
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Tax Filing Season 2021: What You Need to Know

n May, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) announced that tax season 2021 would kick off on 1 July 2021. If you’re an individual taxpayer, you have until 23 November 2021 to eFile your taxes via SARS eFiling or the SARS MobiApp. The tax season start date remains the same if you’re a provisional taxpayer or are filing returns for a trust, however you’ll have until 31 January 2022 to submit your paperwork. 
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Home Office Tax Deductions

Can you claim tax deductions for working from home during the pandemic? What counts as a work office, and which tax deductions can you claim? We answer all your questions around home office tax deductions.
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Understanding taxation of foreign employment income and exemptions

In this article, we will highlight the most important aspects of the foreign employment tax exemption and try to shed clarity on these intricate tax laws.
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Tax Deductions You Might Not Know About

Whether you are an employee or business owner, there are certain ways to reduce your taxable income and tax bill, as well as increase the tax refund on your tax return by deducting legitimate expenses. Here are some tax deductions that you might not know about, and shouldn’t overlook.
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My Tax refund, what’s the holdup?

Are you waiting on your SARS tax refund? You are not the only one! According to the TAX OMBUD ANNUAL REPORT 2017/18, a staggering 35% of the complaints received by the tax Ombudsman relate to tax refunds, this being the highest type of complaint…
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TAX SEASON 2018

It was announced on the 4 July 2018, that this year’s Tax Season will be shortened by 3 weeks, with the season running from the 1 July to 31 October 2018 to allow more time for verifications before the December holiday break. It is also anticipated…