Do you need an RST01 tax directive? Here’s what you need to know

by William Louw | Nov 24, 2023

If you live abroad and receive a pension or a living annuity from South Africa, you might be able to obtain a tax directive to ensure that you...

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Emigrating? What to know before you go

by William Louw | Oct 9, 2023

If you’re planning to leave South Africa, you can save a great deal of hassle and expense by ensuring your tax and financial affairs are in or...

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Tax considerations after you've left South Africa

by William Louw | Sep 29, 2023

If you’ve left South Africa, it doesn’t mean you no longer owe tax in the country. As a South African living abroad, it is important to look a...

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SARS admin penalties: what you need to know

by William Louw | Jun 7, 2023

SARS is levying admin penalties on taxpayers' accounts, regardless of whether they meet the criteria for filing a tax return or not. The follo...

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Tax considerations when planning to leave South Africa

by William Louw | Apr 21, 2023

As a South African planning to live abroad, it is important to look at your tax residency holistically. Here's a non-exhaustive list of questi...

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Close the door on your tax residency – deactivate your South African tax number

by William Louw | Sep 30, 2022

If you have left South Africa, no longer owe SARS, and have no ties to the country, you should deactivate your tax number after tax emigrating...

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