06
17

Rules published on Exemption from tax on certain property transfers

Rule 4 provides that subject to the provisions of rule 6 (which contains rules for ‘structured arrangements’), a person who makes a transfer to which these rules apply shall be exempt from the tax otherwise chargeable on that transfer in terms of article 5A of the Income Tax Act to the extent that it exceeds.. read more →

06
17

Legislation published on Stamp Duty reduction on property transfers

The new article 5 of the Order provides that in the case of a transfer inter vivos of immovable property or any real right over such property made on or after the 9th June 2020 but before the 1st April 2021, the duty otherwise chargeable in terms of the Duty on Documents and Transfers Act.. read more →

06
17

Published Rules on Tax on Overtime

The 15% rate applies to qualifying overtime income up to an amount not exceeding an amount derived by multiplying the number of qualifying overtime hours (up to 100 hours) by the rate per hour at which the overtime is paid (but not exceeding twice the hourly equivalent of the basic weekly wage). The hourly equivalent of.. read more →

06
10

Economic stimulus package 8 June 2020

Following the COVID-19 pandemic, on the 8 June, the Prime Minister, the Minister for Finance and Financial Services and the Minister for the Economy, Investment and Small Businesses announced a package of measures intended to regenerate the economy and this by implementing measures targeted to reduce operational costs of businesses, measures to incentivise domestic consumption and measures to support investment. read more →

03
20

COVID-19 Postponement of Payment of Certain Taxes

The Commissioner for Revenue today announced a Tax Deferal Scheme intended to assist organisations cope with the problems they face as a result of the pandemic mitigation measures in place. Eligible Tax: Provisional tax, Employee taxes, maternity fund payments and social security contributions, social security contributions of self-employed persons and Value Added Tax which fall due.. read more →