Monthly Archives: January 2015

Important dates for November 2014

For more information on the voluntary third provisional tax payment for the tax year ended 28 February 2014, please refer to the section below the table. Important dates 24-10-2014 – Submission and Payment of VAT201 – Manual Registered Vendors 31-10-2014 – … Continue reading

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Usufruct and Capital Gains Tax

Usufruct is often applied as part of estate planning in order to save on Estate duty, as the calculated value of the usufruct qualifies as deduction for Estate duty, should the usufructuary be the surviving spouse. E.g. a woman may … Continue reading

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Capital Gains Tax and the sale of a property

What is meant by Capital Gain? A person's capital gain on an asset disposed of is the amount by which the proceeds exceed the base cost of that asset.   What is base cost? The base cost of an asset … Continue reading

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Introduction

Dear Friends and Clients, Welcome to the first edition of our new monthly newsletter. We are ending this year with some exciting new initiatives – evident in our new look logo and a brand new website. It was time for … Continue reading

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