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Kaizer Chiefs: Fans must prepare to say goodbye to these 7 stars

By Hennely Nel 12-05-23 12:31

Kaizer Chiefs fans must prepare to say goodbye to these SEVEN stars who will all be leaving Naturena at he end of the season. MUST READ: Pirates Coach offers judgment on quality of PSL Cole Alexander and Phathushedzo Nange are the latest players set to be leaving Amakhosi at the end of the season. They join […]

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Tax D-Day is Here! SA Expats in for a Bumpy Ride with SARS

By Tax Consulting SA 23-01-20 17:50

South African legislation governing expatriate tax exemption is set to change dramatically from 1st March 2020, affecting South Africans worldwide. This includes anyone who has permanently settled in another country. Those who do not comply with the new requirements face stiff penalties and risk up to two years in prison. To help expatriates understand their […]


SA Expat Tax Most Frequently Asked Questions

By SAPeople Contributor 28-10-19 12:08

Please find below the latest FAQ from SAPeople followers about SA Expat Tax which is due to be implemented in March 2020. All answers are kindly provided by the expert tax team at Tax Consulting South Africa. (You can submit your questions here) There are two generic items which are critical for good order for […]


LexisNexis Publishes Expat Tax Textbook for South Africans

By Guest Contributor 24-10-19 11:47

There are extremely good reasons for South African expatriates and their employers to be deeply confused and uncertain on “the expat tax”. There are simply too many differentiating views in the market, often punted from a conflicted business perspective. What aggravates this is the vast number of professionals, and even expatriates themselves, who believe that […]


Confusion and Contradiction: SARS Has Expats At A Cross Road

By Tax Consulting SA 17-10-19 13:48

The time for making a decision on how to deal with the fundamental tax change for South Africans earning foreign income abroad is fast running out. The change to section 10(1)(o)(ii) – the foreign income exemption – will become effective in about six months’ time. South African tax residents will then be taxed on all […]

More and More South Africans are Emigrating to Mauritius

By Tax Consulting SA 09-10-19 13:00

The number of South Africans leaving the country on a permanent basis has increased “exponentially” and many are opting for the island life in Mauritius, not only for its beauty but certainly for greater financial and tax security. “The island seemingly offers a more stable political and financial climate, and its geographic location and affiliation […]

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Top Tips for South African Seafarers Working on Super Yachts

By SAPeople Contributor 13-09-19 17:22

If you’ve ever dreamt of becoming a seafarer and travelling the world aboard a super yacht, or if you already have that dream position, here are some top tips from South African experts on how to get and keep your job, your sanity… and your newfound wealth! Lauren Norton, Director of Trilogy Luxury Training, spent […]

SA ‘EXPAT TAX’ Explained: More Answers for South Africans Working Abroad from the Experts – July 2019

By Tax Consulting SA 15-01-20 10:55

Thanks to popular demand, here are even more ‘Expat Tax’ questions submitted by SAPeople members, with answers kindly provided by the expert tax team at Tax Consulting South Africa. Dear SAPeople Members, The positive responsive from the community has been phenomenal. We encourage you to continue submitting your questions and look forward to those unique […]


Treasury Announces Changes for South African Expats’ Tax Laws

By Tax Consulting SA 05-08-19 11:09

National Treasury confirmed in Parliament yesterday that the law change forcing South African expatriates to start paying tax will be proceeded with and take effect… writes Jerry Botha from Tax Consulting South Africa. However, the outcome is vastly more beneficial than what was originally proposed by National Treasury… and Barry Pretorius’ “Expatriate Petition Group” can […]