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Part 1 of Schedule No. 2, by the deletion as well as substitution of various items under item 201.02, in order to maintain the anti-dumping duties on frozen bone-in portions of the species Gallus domesticus originating in or imported from Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom – ITAC Report No. 666

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  • 19 August 2021 – Customs & Excise Act, 1964: The tariff amendment notice, scheduled for publication in the Government Gazette, relates to the –

imposition of provisional payment in relation to anti-dumping against the alleged dumping of clear float glass originating in or imported from Malaysia classifiable under tariff subheadings 7005.29.17; 7005.29.23; 7005.29.25; 7005.29.35; 7005.29.45; 7005.29.55 and 7005.29.65 – ITAC Report No.664 (with effect from 20 August 2021 up to and including 18 February 2022)

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  • 19 August 2021 – The director of a company found guilty of submitting nil VAT returns while the business was actively trading, has been ordered by the Bloemfontein Regional Court to pay the South African Revenue Service (SARS) an amount of R400 853. See the media release: Company director ordered to pay back the money to SARS
  • 19 August 2021 – See our webinar presentation for the SMME Traders and Travellers segment in collaboration with Taxpayer and Traders Education on Customs clearance procedures to help taxpayers to comply with their tax obligations. If you have missed the live webinar, go to our SARS TV YouTube channel – https://youtu.be/ei_xN9m47LI.

See the content presented showed during the webinar.

  • 18 August 2021 – See our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on the Payment Deferral of Excise Duty Payments on Alcohol as included in the 2021 Tax Relief Measures.

National Treasury announced a fiscal package, outlined by President Cyril Ramaphosa on 25 July 2021, in response to the continuing COVID -19 pandemic. The relief is applicable to tax compliant businesses in the alcohol sector who have been financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown restrictions. See the FAQs here – FAQs for Tax Relief on Excise Duty



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DivisionLegal and Policy
Date26 August 2021