These are the homes you can afford to buy with your salary in South Africa

These are the homes you can afford to buy with your salary in South Africa
What about rates and taxes. Medical aid. Normal income tax. I think these authors are deluded Disagree. The repayments look comfortable enough for the various options. 30% of gross is quite standard, and most people seem to get buy with that value.
These are the homes you can afford to buy with your salary in South Africa

South Africa’s Civil Servants to Get Above-Inflation Wage Increase

South Africa’s Civil Servants to Get Above-Inflation Wage Increase
Unions representing South African civil servants and the government agreed to above … While central bank governor Lesetja Kganyago has warned the rate will start rising due to tax increases and high salary demands, inflation will stay close to 5 percent …
South Africa’s Civil Servants to Get Above-Inflation Wage Increase

PRO14 want South African teams to be eligible for European Champions Cup

PRO14 want South African teams to be eligible for European Champions Cup
The Sun – 14:24 PM GMT May 14, 2018 Are you eligible for a council tax refund? The Grimsby Telegraph – 12:18 … 2018 Munster sign South African forward BreakingNews.ie – 10:36 AM GMT May 17, 2018 Lionel Messi leaves South African fan in …
PRO14 want South African teams to be eligible for European Champions Cup

COMPAGNIE FINANCIERE RICHEMONT SA – Richemont Securities SA Dividend dates in respect of South African depository receipts (CFR DR)

COMPAGNIE FINANCIERE RICHEMONT SA – Richemont Securities SA Dividend dates in respect of South African depository receipts (CFR DR)
The dividend payable by CFR will be subject to Swiss withholding tax of 35 per cent, resulting in a net dividend of CHF 1.2350 per share. South African tax residents are eligible to recover 20 per cent of the 35 per cent Swiss withholding tax levied on the …
COMPAGNIE FINANCIERE RICHEMONT SA – Richemont Securities SA Dividend dates in respect of South African depository receipts (CFR DR)

COMPAGNIE FINANCIERE RICHEMONT SA – Richemont Securities SA Dividend dates in respect of South African depository receipts (CFR DR)

COMPAGNIE FINANCIERE RICHEMONT SA – Richemont Securities SA Dividend dates in respect of South African depository receipts (CFR DR)
The dividend payable by CFR will be subject to Swiss withholding tax of 35 per cent, resulting in a net dividend of CHF 1.2350 per share. South African tax residents are eligible to recover 20 per cent of the 35 per cent Swiss withholding tax levied on the …
COMPAGNIE FINANCIERE RICHEMONT SA – Richemont Securities SA Dividend dates in respect of South African depository receipts (CFR DR)

Tax on cryptocurrency transactions: SARS should come to the aid of taxpayers

Tax on cryptocurrency transactions: SARS should come to the aid of taxpayers
The South African Revenue Service (SARS) recently released a media statement indicating that “normal income tax rules” apply to cryptocurrency transactions. Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, though relatively new to the South African …
Tax on cryptocurrency transactions: SARS should come to the aid of taxpayers

Tax treatment of doubtful debts to be clarified through statutory amendments

Tax treatment of doubtful debts to be clarified through statutory amendments
In 2015 various discretionary powers granted to the South African Revenue Services (SARS) commissioner in the context of the assessment provisions contained in the Income Tax Act (58/1962) were removed in order to formalise South Africa’s move towards …
Tax treatment of doubtful debts to be clarified through statutory amendments

McClean talks agreements with South African High Commissioner

McClean talks agreements with South African High Commissioner
As it relates to the signing of an Agreement on the Exchange of Information Relating to Tax Matters (TIEA) and a Draft Agreement on the Avoidance on Double Taxation (DTA), High Commissioner Ngwevela stated that South Africa’s preference was for the TIEA …
McClean talks agreements with South African High Commissioner

Why South Africans using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies may need amnesty from SARS

Why South Africans using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies may need amnesty from SARS
The South African Revenue Service (SARS) recently released a media statement indicating that ‘normal income tax rules’ apply to cryptocurrency transactions. Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, though relatively new to the South African …
Why South Africans using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies may need amnesty from SARS

Former French PM calls for a major new African-European partnership

Former French PM calls for a major new African-European partnership
In Southeast Asia, the tensions around the south China Seas were reaching “worrying … However, many problems remained, including failing African states and poor tax administrations preventing African governments from collecting the revenues they …
Former French PM calls for a major new African-European partnership

3 Things for Expats to Consider Before Cashing Out Retirement Annuities

3 Things for Expats to Consider Before Cashing Out Retirement Annuities
When it comes to your South African retirement annuities, all is not lost simply because you’ve moved to another part of the globe. Tax law amendments made in 2008 have made it possible for South Africans living abroad to turn retirement annuities into …
3 Things for Expats to Consider Before Cashing Out Retirement Annuities

DStv, Netflix rivalry expected to filter through to Kenya, Nigeria

DStv, Netflix rivalry expected to filter through to Kenya, Nigeria
A claim by the CEO of MultiChoice South Africa that 100 000 DStv Premium subscribers cancelled … needs to consider MultiChoice’s contribution through DStv to employment and tax revenue among others. “Netflix will never employ a lot of people around …
DStv, Netflix rivalry expected to filter through to Kenya, Nigeria

Redefine Properties Limited – Announcement Of Dividend Reinvestment Price And Confirmation Of Finalisation Information

Redefine Properties Limited – Announcement Of Dividend Reinvestment Price And Confirmation Of Finalisation Information
The ratio in respect of the share reinvestment alternative is 4.30 shares for every 100 shares held on the record date by South African resident shareholders exempt from dividend tax and 3.44 shares for every 100 shares held on the record date by non …
Redefine Properties Limited – Announcement Of Dividend Reinvestment Price And Confirmation Of Finalisation Information

The playing field must be level for all video services – Showmax

The playing field must be level for all video services – Showmax
Boorman said Showmax has all its content rated by the FPB, complies with local employment legislation, and is obliged to pay tax in South Africa. This is in contrast to Netflix, which MultiChoice has stated does not abide by many regulations which local …
The playing field must be level for all video services – Showmax

Still some way to go for greater international tax transparency

Still some way to go for greater international tax transparency
The standard followed the principles of the US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (Fatca), which requires foreign financial institutions such as South African banks to report information about accounts held by US taxpayers to the US tax authority.
Still some way to go for greater international tax transparency

The Standard Bank Of South Africa Limited – Scib: The Standard Bank Of South Africa – Reit Distribution Announcement – Rdfsth

The Standard Bank Of South Africa Limited – Scib: The Standard Bank Of South Africa – Reit Distribution Announcement – Rdfsth
These qualifying distributions are, however, exempt from dividends withholding tax, provided that the South African resident shareholders provided the following forms nto their CSDP or broker, as the case may be, in respect of uncertificated shares …
The Standard Bank Of South Africa Limited – Scib: The Standard Bank Of South Africa – Reit Distribution Announcement – Rdfsth

UN commission respects SA stance on Africa Free Trade Agreement

UN commission respects SA stance on Africa Free Trade Agreement
In March, 44 countries, including South Africa, signed a declaration of intent to establish … you’re actually expanding your fiscal space, your tax base,” says David Luke, coordinator of the Africa Trade Policy Centre. “And it’s no longer the …
UN commission respects SA stance on Africa Free Trade Agreement

Rebosis Property Fund Limited – Payment Of Cash Dividend: Tax Treatment And Salient Dates

Rebosis Property Fund Limited – Payment Of Cash Dividend: Tax Treatment And Salient Dates
Payment of cash dividend: Tax treatment and salient dates REBOSIS PROPERTY FUND LIMITED (Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa) (Registration number 2010/003468/06) JSE share codes: REA ISIN: ZAE000240552 REB ISIN: ZAE000201687 (Approved as a REIT …
Rebosis Property Fund Limited – Payment Of Cash Dividend: Tax Treatment And Salient Dates