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The introduction of REITs

  • DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
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  • South Africa
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  • July 13 2012

One of the welcomed aspects that is dealt with in the latest draft of the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill, 2012 (Bill) is the introduction of the long-awaited Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs

Residential property amnesty renovations concluded!

  • ENSafrica
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  • South Africa
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  • October 28 2010

After representations were made to the National Treasury with respect to the introduction of a residential property amnesty, it appears that the final version of the legislation has been 'renovated' to suit the array of family planning structures and circumstances currently being utilised

Tax-free transfer of residential property

  • DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
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  • South Africa
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  • June 24 2011

If you own residential immovable property through a trust, company or close corporation (CC) you should really think about transferring the property into your own name

The unintended consequences of Section 12N

  • ENSafrica
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  • South Africa
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  • May 30 2011

Prior to the introduction of section 12N, section 11(g) of the Act regulated any deductions related to leasehold improvements

Significant implications for variable loan stock companies

  • DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
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  • South Africa
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  • June 13 2011

Whether it is intended or not, is not clear, but the Draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill, 2011 (the Draft Bill) has proposed certain amendments to the Income Tax Act No

Is rental income received by a controlled foreign company subject to South African tax?

  • ENSafrica
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  • South Africa
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  • May 25 2012

Various changes have been made to the controlled foreign company (“CFC”) tax rules

Rental of residential property by developers - temporary relief

  • DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
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  • South Africa
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  • June 10 2011

One of the interesting proposed insertions in the Value-Added Tax Act 89 of 1991 relates to a new section 18B, which provides temporary relief when there is a change in use of residential property in the hands of a developer

Proposed changes to VAT legislation for vendors purchasing fixed property from non-vendors

  • DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
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  • South Africa
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  • November 23 2012

Where a vendor purchases fixed property from a non-vendor, the vendor is required to pay transfer duty as opposed to value-added ta

Commercial property: don’t max your tax

  • DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
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  • South Africa
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  • August 13 2010

It appears as if people are now again starting to invest with confidence in commercial immovable property

Supply of a going concern 'down under'

  • DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
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  • Australia, South Africa
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  • October 4 2013

In general, under South African VAT law, the disposal of proper ties by a property developer is a taxable supply subject to VAT at the standard