SARS News

Third Party Data Annual Submissions

1 March 2022 – The SARS Third Party Data Annual Submissions process for the period 1 March 2021 – 28 February 2022 opens on 01 April 2022 and will close on 31 May 2022. For more information, please visit the Third Party Data Submission Platform webpage.

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Department of Labour News

Bucket Eradication Programme

The objective of the Bucket Eradication Programme is to eradicate all bucket toilets across the country. The budget for the programme was R975 million for the 2015/16 financial year. At the end of February 2016, the bucket system was eradicated in Britstown, Springbok...

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National Health Insurance

The National Health Insurance (NHI) is a health financing system that is designed to pool funds to provide access to quality affordable personal health services for all South Africans based on their health needs, irrespective of their socio-economic status. NHI is...

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The Mendi Decoration for Bravery

The Decoration is awarded to South African citizens who have performed an extraordinary act of bravery that placed their lives in great danger, or who lost their own lives including in trying to save the life of another person, or by saving property, in or outside the...

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SAIT

Mauritius: Still an Investor`s Paradise?

MAURITIUS: STILL AN INVESTOR'S PARADISE? Author: Caoilfhionn Van Der Walt Mauritius finds itself increasingly under pressure from the OECD and elsewhere to close its low tax regimes. Some are questioning whether Mauritius is living up to its promise as an investor...

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The Rising Global Tide of Wealth Taxes

<!----> THE RISING GLOBAL TIDE OF WEALTH TAXES Author: Jerry Botha A new regime for South Africans working abroad created a furore. Our article looks at the background and the current situation from the viewpoint of an opportunity for tax practitioners to apply...

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Rising Taxes are Coming

RISING TAXES ARE COMING Author: Barbara Curson With a yawning deficit in government revenue, it seems inevitable that government will raise taxes. But how can this be done efficiently and fairly? Our article provides a background and proposes some scenarios. Like The...

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