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SARS Takes COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS AT BRANCHES & PORTS OF ENTRY

PRETORIA, Sunday 8 March 2020 – South African Revenue Service (SARS) has announced that it has taken several precautionary measures in response to risk of infection from the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Commissioner Edward Kieswetter said SARS tax, customs and excise operations would […]

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How business misrepresented evidence: the South African sugar tax story

In a recently published study on the political activities of the soft drinks industry in the lead up to South Africa introducing a sugar tax, we outlined the complex and systematic way in which big corporations and business associations misrepresented evidence to the […]

Tax Practitioners under Pressure as SA Tax season cut by three weeks

Taxpayers who file at a branch must submit their tax returns by 31 October  2018, 3 weeks earlier. The tax return deadline this year will be 31 October 2018, meaning most taxpayers and tax practitioners will have 18 fewer business […]