Yes, I am a tax resident of South Africa
This means that you are subject to paying tax on your income earned from South Africa AND from all over the world, and this must be declared in a tax return submitted every year to the South African Revenue Service (SARS). Make use of TaxTim to ensure you are tax compliant and qualify for your maximum allowable tax refund.
No, I am not a tax resident of South Africa
This means you only have to fill out a tax return if you earn money from sources in South Africa. You don't have to pay tax on any income earned from outside of SA. Please refer to our Tax Residency blog for more details and click here on how to update your RAV01 (registered details at SARS accordingly)