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How do I fill in my tax return for income received for local service from foreign employer

Posted 3 December 2015 under Tax Q&A


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Zed says:
1 December 2015 at 13:02

I worked on a local project for an international aid organisation. I did not receive an IRP5. I was paid from an international account. How do I file this income on my tax return?

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TaxTim TaxTim says:
1 December 2015 at 22:04

Did they withhold tax from you?

Zed says:
3 December 2015 at 12:54

They did not and I did not pay provisional.
Additionally, the income was paid through forex from a foreign country.

TaxTim TaxTim says:
3 December 2015 at 15:54

You would need to tick yes to the question asking if you earned foreign income.
You would then need to indicate the ZAR amount in the "Foreign Income" section of your tax return.


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