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Tax Hike Triggers South Africa Expat Exodus

South African expats fearing a tax crackdown are flocking to apply for a second passport through golden visa schemes in Europe. Record numbers of South...
South Africa Expat Tax

South Africa Expat Tax

South African Expat Tax is the new rule by South Africa's South African Revenue Service. Find out below what it means to you and...
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Expat Tax Revolt Starves SARS Of Vital Cash For Services

Expats are leading a financial revolt in South Africa as people lose confidence in the tax system, claim tax experts. Even the South Africa Revenue...
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What To Do If You’re Worried About SARS Expat Tax

The countdown has started for South Africa’s controversial expat tax - and if you are a South African abroad and have yet to start...
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Confusion As New SA SARS Expat Tax Changes Come Into Force

The last tax season before the dreaded expat tax rules bite is underway in South Africa. Changes to the rules detailing who must file a...
South Africa

Protesters Want Personal Tax Made Public In South Africa

Personal tax has always been just that - but campaigners in South Africa want to make the tax filings of every citizen public. The Alternative...
Income Tax

Tax Dilemma Faces South African Expats

South African expats face a tax dilemma from next year - pay a hefty tax of up to 45% on their worldwide income or...
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Is Financial Emigration A Good Tax Strategy For SA Expats?

Many South African expats are hoping that financial emigration solves the problem of paying tax on the money they earn outside the country due...
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South Africa Expats Sleepwalking Into Tax Problems

The way South Africa expats pay tax is changing and many may be sleepwalking into financial trouble without realising what is happening. From March 2020,...

Companies Will Suffer Most From South Africa Tax Reform

Financial experts fear new tax rules for expats will blight the South Africa economy. The rules abolish the country’s expat tax exemption for South African’s...
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South Africa Expats Face Tax On The Cost Of Benefits

South African expats are worried that a new tax on fringe benefits attached to their assignments abroad will quickly fritter away their ZAR1 million...
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South Africa Expats To Lose Tax-Free Cash In The UAE

South African expats in the United Arab Emirates face huge tax bills on end of contract gratuities that they believed would be free of...

New South African expatriate tax causes dilemma for SA’s working abroad

New tax legislation will have a significant effect on South African expatriates living and working abroad. As of 1 March 2020, SARS has announced...

South Africa Loses QROPS Status For Expat Pensions

South Africa has dropped off the list of financial jurisdictions offering QROPS expat offshore pensions. The latest HM Revenue & Customs QROPS List published on...

South Africa Plans To Scrap Offshore Tax Break For Workers

South Africans face a tax crackdown on offshore earnings under a new government proposal. The measure will scrap the current rules that allow South Africans...

Is South Africa Sinking Like The Other BRICS?

The BRICS emerging market economies are not stuttering with China’s powerhouse growth slowing, Russia in recession and Brazil backsliding under the weight of political...

Boko Haram Strikes Terror In Nigeria Again

British expats and visitors to Nigeria have been warned to guard against the duel threat of terror attacks and the Ebola virus. The latest strike...

UK pension holder’s guide to QROPS: South Africa

Now home to over 200,000 UK expats, South Africa is fast becoming a popular retirement haven for British pension holders. Many of the most important...

Plunging Pound Hits Expat Pensioners Spending Power

Retiring overseas has cost thousands of British expat pensioners around £10.6 billion since the credit crisis due to the falling value of the Pound...

Brit Expats Switch Their Cash Out Of Sterling

British expats are switching their money out of Sterling and stashing their cash in local currencies to take advantage of higher savings rates. Bank base...