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Do students need tax numbers?

Posted 3 November 2015 under Tax Q&A


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Zay says:
3 November 2015 at 10:47

I am a 18 student. I've just matriculated and I'm planning to do casual work over the holidays. I was told I have to have a tax number on my CV in order to get work. Is this true?

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TaxTim TaxTim says:
3 November 2015 at 16:16

It depends very much on what your earnings will be. If you will be earning below the tax threshold which is currently R73,650 per year, you don't need to pay tax and therefore don't need a tax number.


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