07/04/2019

Mauritius to green light offshore funds in 60 days

"If the authorities find that it is not in Mauritius, then the entity is not a tax resident at all, and if it's not a tax resident, then the treaty benefits it gets with other countries will not be available to it," experts said.

06/27/2019

Rwanda prefers a wider tax net to raising levies

The government has also introduced changes to cap penalties arising from audits and investigations to a maximum of 20 per cent on any underdeclaration of taxes exceeding 10 per cent of the declared tax.

06/20/2019

Investment Tax Breaks

Tax is a big consideration in an investment portfolio, along with various other factors.

06/10/2019

Know the tax consequences of off shore trusts

In terms of the “conduit principle”, the source of income earned by a trust flows through to the beneficiary in the same nature in which it was earned by the trust.

05/31/2019

Carbon tax becomes law on 1 June 2019 - ENSafrica

The impact of the legislation, along with complementary measures such as the national greenhouse gas emission reporting regulations, will have a transformative effect on the South African economy.

05/30/2019

Ghana’s rising debt shows tax system still not working

Central bank governor Ernest Addison has said that Ghana missed its first-quarter revenue target by almost a fifth, while the country’s total debt at the end of March was up 16% from a year earlier – reaching 58% of gross domestic product (GDP