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Taxes & Levies

How to Fill in your Tax Return: 2005/06

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These are guides to completing your tax returns for the 2005/06 tax year. There are seven different tax returns which are distinguised from one another by colour.

How to Fill in your Tax Return: 2006/07

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These are guides to completing your tax returns for the 2006/07 tax year.

Income Tax and Small Businesses

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This guide contains information about the tax laws and other statutory obligations that apply to small businesses. It describes some of the forms of business organisations in South Africa and explains the tax responsibilities of each.

Income Tax and the Individual

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The purpose of this document is to inform South African residents about their income tax commitments. It includes information on when you are liable to pay income tax, the kinds of income that you can be taxed on, income tax returns, how to pay income tax, SITE and PAYE and provisional tax.

Paying income tax

When the tax season opens, thousands of people queue outside the South African Revenue Services (SARS) offices to submit their returns. This year SARS is doing things differently to help save you time and keep you safe.

Paying municipal rates in the Western Cape

Every municipality has the responsibility to provide basic services to the community. These services are made possible through monthly payments known as rates. These services include:

South African Revenue Service Website

This site contains information on tax, including details on PAYE, SITE, VAT and Capital Gains Tax. There are a number of forms and brochures which can be downloaded. All relevant legislation is also available on the site.

Tax Pocket Guide 2005/2006

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This is a guide to income tax and capital gains tax for the 2005/2006 financial year.