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DRAFT COMPENDIUM OF TAXPAYERS RIGHTS

The office of the Tax Ombud (OTO) has published in 2022, a draft Compendium of Taxpayers’ Rights, Entitlements and Obligations vis-à-vis SARS. This is not a legally enforceable Bill of Rights but a compilation of principles contained in the Constitution, Tax...

BUDGET SPEECH 2022/23 TAX YEAR

1. INDIVIDUALS The maximum marginal rate for natural persons remains at 45% and is reached when taxable income exceeds R1 731 600 (previously R1 656 601). The minimum rate of tax remains at 18% on taxable income not exceeding R226 000 (previously R216 200). The...

Passing of Costa Divaris – End of a tax era

I note with sadness the passing of Costa Divaris which marks the end of a tax era. Costa was a doyen of the tax world being a co-author of various tax publications including the original standard authority on tax, Silke on South African Income Tax. Costa’s monthly tax...