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Tax on commission?

Posted 13 June 2013 under Tax Q&A


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If I earn salary on commission only is there a tax directive and how much tax in percentage are my employer legally obliged to deduct from my commission?

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TaxTim TaxTim says:
18 June 2013 at 9:28

If the commission is based on a percentage of sales or some driver and you only work for one company then your employer should apply for a directive as to what percentage to withhold each month. This can be between 18% and 36%. an IRP3(b) will be applied for.


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