Expatriate Tax and What You Need To Know

South African Expats Beware… South Africans working or living abroad can no longer avoid the proverbial grasp of the South African taxing authorities (SARS). Expatriates need to be aware of the recent amendments made to the current laws governing expatriate taxes in order to avoid dire consequences, such as penalties and possible criminal sanctions. Amendments […]

Tax Penalties and Interest

Are you incurring penalties and interest? Penalties and interest are SARS’ best friends. Specific forms of non-compliance in regard to your taxing affairs may lead to the imposition of penalties and interest by SARS. Irrespective of the mistakes made by the taxpayer, SARS will levy penalties for non-compliance and, where tax is underestimated or when […]

Tax Compliance or Jail

Unaware of taxing rules and regulations? The claim that taxpayers are unaware of an aspect of South Africa’s taxing rules and regulations will no longer be an excuse for non–compliance. Ignorance in regard to your tax status and compliance may lead to hefty fines and possible prison time with the new amendments that have been […]