Employees Posts in Tax Q&A

WHERE DO I ENTER PENSION FUND REFUND?



WHERE DO I ENTER PENSION FUND REFUND?

This query relates to question 3400 "Please enter the amount for "Other Income" received as per the certificate." in the PAYE 5 Employee Tax Certificate section.

Tax reference number example



Is the number 6-0/part of the PAYE Reference number

This query relates to question 3385 "Please enter the PAYE Reference Number as displayed on the PAYE 5 certificate. This number normally appears next to the tax year in the top right hand corner. It normally begins with a letter then a series of numbers and ends with a letter. It's NOT the number starting "6-0"." in the PAYE 5 Employee Tax Certificate section.

Using Employee Assist - used the link and still got a payment screen,



This could be due to 2 things:

  1. You chose a YELLOW income tax return, which is for Provisional Taxpayers, Individuals with additional business or farming income. The Employee Assist packages does not cater for YELLOW tax returns. So please ensure if you have chosen the correct return, if you chose the YELLOW return by mistake, please contact TaxTim to assist with the change.
  2. You started your first return and then found an error and decided to start a new return or start from the beginning...


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Where is the voucher my Employer is paying for, via Employee Assist?



So you are an employee and you received a Free Tax return, but when you complete your tax return you receive a payment screen, and then you try to enter a VOUCHER code to redeem the free tax return.

Please note using Employee Assist does not mean you receive a VOUCHER CODE.

It means you receive a UNIQUE LINK to the TaxTim website, which activates a free tax return for you personally.

Therefore you need use the TaxTim Employee Assist Voucher email sent, which contains your unique link....

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Dont know my Tax number



How do I get to know my tax number. . ?


This query relates to question 3839 "Please enter the tax number for this provisional tax return e.g. 321 5647 011." in the Provisional Tax Return section.

I HAVE 3 LBS 5 FROM 3 DIFFRENT COMPANYS FOR TAX YEAR 2017 TAX TIN ONLY PROVIDE FOR ONE



I HAVE 3 LBS 5 FROM 3 COMPANYS FOR THE PAST TAX YEAR SINCE 1 MARCH 2016

This query relates to question 3368 "Please enter the date within the %season% tax year you were employed FROM as per this certificate.(likely 1 March %prevseason1%)" in the PAYE 5 Employee Tax Certificate section.

WHAT TO DO WHEN I RECEIVED 2 CERTIFICATES FROM SAME EMPLOYER?



I RECEIVED TWO (2) CERTFICATES FROM THE SAME EMPLOYER. HOW DO I ANSWER THIS QUESTION?

This query relates to question 3373 "Well done, you've updated your tax return with THIS PAYE 5 certificate! Did you receive another PAYE 5 certificate from a %nextpass% employer? If so, please get this one out now." in the PAYE 5 Employee Tax Certificate section.

I moved from one company to the the other in the same year



I moved from one company to the the other in the same year, how do I enter the details of my PAYE 5 certificates?

This query relates to question 3368 "Please enter the date within the %season% tax year you were employed FROM as per this certificate.(likely 1 March %prevseason1%)" in the PAYE 5 Employee Tax Certificate section.

Is it the gross remuneration or is it the salary and wages?



Is it the gross remuneration or is it the salary and wages?

This query relates to question 3363 "Please enter the amount for salaries & wages received as per the certificate. Important: all amounts entered should be the amount for the whole year and not the monthly income!" in the PAYE 5 Employee Tax Certificate section.

Housing allowance



When can you give your employees housing allowance?

I am self-employed. Which kind of taxpayer would I be?



I am self-employed. Which kind of taxpayer would I be?

Shares received - is it taxable



The company gave all staff members shares (for free). The shares have not been paid out, but the value of the shares acquired is reflecting on the IRP5 form as "Other Income".

Where do we declare it on the tax form, and should we pay tax on this benefit. How is it calculated?

Why should I pay the N$99.00?



Why should I pay N$99. 00? My colleagues are not required to pay for the tax return?

regards

Don't I get a tax refund for all those years I have been paying tax whilst employed temporary?



I have been employed as a temporary staff from August 2012 to 31 March 2015 and I was paying tax? Should I not be refunded for the tax paid?

Withholding PAYE from motor vehicle allowances



What is the guidance received from Inland Revenue with regards to the taxability of motor vehicle allowances (PAYE). Per Practice Note 3 of 2001 it says that for a bona fide allowance PAYE does not need to be withheld, but is this best practice and acceptable practice to Inland revenue?

Prepaid Employee assist - pricing?



When you register for the Prepaid Employee Assist option - do everyone get automatically access to all the tax return. I have a mixture of employees on the Blue and Brown forms. What will the pricing be?

2017 tax tables



Is there any tax updates for Namibia tax for 2017 tax period?

Do I pay tax if I was once employed, but no longer?



If I wasn't formally employed for a few years, am I still supposed to pay tax?

How do I calculate PAYE on annual bonus



How do I calculate PAYE on annual bonus

What is cost to company tax and how does it work



What is Cost to Company and how does it work?

Most effective way to structure my salary.



HI,

Is there any Good way to structure My salary for best benefit? according to my paye document and questions answered

Employer PAYE duties



What is the standings/defences one can use in an event that he/she does not receive his or her PAYE certificate from a former employer?

Pension deducted from my salary, but it does not show on my PAYE5. Can you pls advise.



My monthly pension contribution to my pension fund is deducted from my salary by my employer, but it does not reflect as a deduction on my PAYE 5 certificate.
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