BRITISH CHAMBER OCT/NOV BRIEFING
LEXISNEXIS BOOK LAUNCH: EXPATRIATE TAX – SOUTH AFRICANS WORKING ABROAD AND FOREIGNERS IN SOUTH AFRICA
The British Chamber in South Africa will be hosting the October/November Business Briefing at the Inanda Club in Sandton on Wednesday, 30 October 2019 and at the Brasserie at the Stack in Cape Town on Thursday, 7 November, 2019. The events will include a presentation from Jerry Botha, Managing Partner of Tax Consulting South Africa, where he will be tackling the expatriate tax law changes as well as its implications on employers and expatriates.
The event will also include the launch of one South Africa’s most important pieces of literature, the newly released LexisNexis title, Expatriate Tax: South African Citizens Working Abroad and Foreigners in South Africa, which is authored by Tax Consulting South Africa.
The guide was described by Judge DM Davis, perhaps the most esteemed tax expert on the Bench today, as “essential reading for anyone advising his or her client with regard to the tax consequences of migration.”
Leon Ayo, President of the British Chamber in South Africa, will be the event MC, while Jerry’s presentation will cover:
- The submission to parliament on behalf of South Africa expatriates
- The amended expatriate tax law
- Future planning opportunities for South African expatriates
- Practical examples of how to deal with SARS and manage tax risk
- Expatriate tax in South Africa
- Dealing with concerns surrounding South African citizenship
This is a must attend for all international taxpayers, expatriates, HR and financial managers, specialist tax advisors, financial managers, tax lecturers or scholars of tax.
Tax Consulting is the largest fully independent tax practice in South Africa with over 90 talented professionals, mostly admitted attorneys, chartered accountants, tax specialists and international mobility professionals. The work reflects their approach to taxation matters, which is holistic, technical and, above all, result-driven. They have an appetite for challenging and complex matters, where they seek to deliver the most tax efficient outcome to their clients, whilst being fully compliant.
The practice’s market position is reflective of a ‘modern tax suite’, where they often work for law firms, accountants or providers who require clinical execution. Their professionals deal with all areas of South African taxation including rebutting overly conservative external audit findings, SARS rulings, SARS disputes and litigation, SARS refunds and holding SARS to account for interest on delayed refunds, tax due diligences, Voluntary Disclosure Programme applications, fixing heritage tax matters left in disarray by previous tax advisors, as well as a the normal consulting and compliance services on corporate taxes, executive and employee taxes, high net worth families and businesses, international expansion or foreign groups into South Africa, VAT, customs and excise, as well as tax administrative law.
WHEN: Wednesday, 30 October 2019 – 17:00 – 20:00
WHERE: Inanda Club, The Club House, Inanda, Sandton
WHEN: Thursday, 7 November 2019 – 09:00 – 11:00
WHERE: The Brasserie at the Stack, Cape Town