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Ruling provides clarity on Kenyan withholding taxes for inbound services
Ruling provides clarity on Kenyan withholding taxes for inbound servicesArticle

A recent decision by the Tax Appeals Tribunal of Kenya has provided much needed clarity on withholding tax payable by South African residents providing services to Kenyan entities...

Karen Miller and Joon Chong 16 Apr 2021

New withholding tax on cross-border services
New withholding tax on cross-border servicesArticle

The Income Tax Act, 1962 was recently amended to provide for a new withholding tax on cross-border service fees. According to the new law, a withholding tax of 15% must be levied on the amount of any service fee that is paid by any person to or for the benefit of any foreign person to the extent that the amount is regarded as having been received by or accrued to the foreign person from a source within South Africa.

Graeme Palmer 16 Jan 2014

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