Tax clearance certificates – why are they taking so long?

by Tim Powell | Aug 1, 2022

In recent months, tax clearance certificates for South Africans wishing to take advantage of their foreign investment allowances have been tak...

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How to encash your RA after leaving South Africa – a step-by-step guide

by Tim Powell | Jul 20, 2022

Accessing your retirement annuity when you left South Africa used to be a simple process of financial emigration. In March 2021, a new law pas...

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5 changes that will affect South Africans who send Rands offshore

by Tim Powell | Sep 23, 2021

The biggest change to affect South Africans who transfer funds out of the country has been the removal of the financial emigration process. Si...

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How to claim your South African inheritance when you live overseas

by Tim Powell | Sep 23, 2021

If you are a South African living overseas, the process of claiming your inheritance has changed with the termination of the financial emigrat...

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Inheriting from South Africa in 2021 and beyond: What expats need to know

by Tim Powell | Jul 28, 2021

If you’re a South African living overseas and due inheritance from a South African estate, here’s what you need to know about the new process ...

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Want to take your RA out of SA? How to prove foreign tax residency

by Tim Powell | Jul 9, 2021

Expat South Africans now need to prove they’ve been tax resident outside of South Africa for three consecutive years as part of the process of...

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