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WHERE DO I ENTER PENSION FUND REFUND?

Posted 30 June 2017

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.

2 tax certificates

Posted 29 June 2017

I have two (2) different tax certificates from different employers

I was employed on contract but still get texts after the lapse.

Posted 28 June 2017

I was only employed 2013 with the government on contract and thereafter I went to further my studies meaning I have not been employed since then. However, I still receive texts each month. What do I need to do?

Tax reference number example

Posted 27 June 2017

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.

Dont know my Tax number

Posted 24 June 2017

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.

Tax number

Posted 23 June 2017

Where do I find my tax number?


This query relates to question 3927 "Please enter your individual tax number" in the Personal Information section.

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

Posted 15 June 2017

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?

Posted 14 June 2017

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.

Total income=gross remuneration/ total salaries on PAYE5?

Posted 12 June 2017

The total income= total Gross remuneration or just the Salary&wages total on the PAYE5?

This query relates to question 3590 "What was your total income declared for the %prevseason1% tax year?" in the Additional Info section.

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

Posted 7 June 2017

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?

Posted 6 June 2017

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.

As a consultant how can I deduct my work expenses?

Posted 15 March 2017

I am working as a consultant and recived a daily rate for the work I do and I want to know should I register as a sole proprietor so that I can have work related expense deductions such as fuel and equipment (eg. Vehicle) or must I register a cc ?

Housing allowance

Posted 10 February 2017

When can you give your employees housing allowance?

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

Posted 30 October 2016

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

Multiple annuity certificates recording

Posted 30 August 2016

How do I enter more than one annuity certificate on TaxTim?

Is the out of town allowance taxable?

Posted 18 August 2016

Is the out of town allowance taxable?

Where do I enter the Pension Refund for the PAYE5

Posted 3 August 2016

On the return wizard, where do I enter the Pension Refund for the PAYE5

As a sole proprietor do I have to pay provisional tax?

Posted 18 July 2016

As a sole proprietor do I have to pay provisional tax?

Shares received - is it taxable

Posted 30 June 2016

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?

Register new tax payer

Posted 29 June 2016

How to register as a new taxpayer.

Supporting documents

Posted 29 June 2016

When submitting my tax return, do I submit the original PAYE certificates or copies?

Are medical aid contribution deductible for tax purposes?

Posted 29 June 2016

My medical aid is being deducted from my salary as just a deduction. Should the medical deduction not show on the PAYE 5 certificate as a tax deduction?

Pension fund refund

Posted 27 June 2016

I received a payout from my pension fund (from my former employer) during the tax year. In the "Pension and Provident Fund Refunds" section, do I enter the gross or after tax amount received from the Pension Fund (this is under "Enter the amount received from the Fund")?

Pension Fund Contributions

Posted 26 June 2016

Under the "Retirement" section of the tax return on TaxTim, it says "Did you make monthly contributions to a Pension Fund, Retirement Annuity Fund or a Provident Fund OTHER THAN the contributions you already entered before?"

I am on a CTC and only contribute to a pension fund via my Employer. These contributions are therefore not reflected on my PAYE certificate. I have therefore not entered any contributions in the "PAYE 5 Employer Tax Certificate" section of TaxTim (referred to abov...

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I have 3 x Tax Certificates.

Posted 23 June 2016

I have 3 x PAYE certificates. But Tax Tim only allows me to put in one??
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