The Tax Ombudsman’s investigation highlights the dubious tactics used by SARS to delay refunding taxpayers.
The rule of law implies that every citizen is subject to the law, including the lawmakers themselves.
The consequences of not objecting to an incorrect SARS assessment timeously can be severe, even if the assessment is based on erroneous information.
A judicial review of administrative action can be launched only after all internal remedies have been exhausted.
Nothing in the relevant acts compels the revenue authorities to effect refund or rebate payments within a given time period.
A recent Tax Court ruling sheds light on capital gains tax, abandoned options, witness testimonies and understatement penalties.
South Africa’s taxpayers finance our welfare system, but as the list of recipients keeps on growing, is it sustainable?
This common law rule is applied where the interpretation of a particular tax statute is ambiguous.
The route taken by Shell in this case might be the answer to the problems faced by many taxpayers.
The taxman has to wait his turn in the creditors’ queue after a liquidation.
The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) was formed in 1961, ostensibly to promote economic and social well-being. It is made up of members of developed countries and is...
Are farmers entitled to claim the diesel rebate when they or their contractors fill up vehicles at the market?