Indirect Tax

Tax & Vat Alert

We provide a wealth of publications by PwC South Africa providing informed commentary on current developments in the tax arena, both locally and internationally. Through analysis and comment on new law and judicial decisions of interest, they assist business executives...

SA Budget 2012

Across the world, there is impatience at the slow pace and poor outcomes of international cooperation, and there is anger about the impact of financial and governance failures on ordinary people, on employment and on livelihoods. But anger is not enough – we have...

Paying Taxes 2013

Paying Taxes 2013 is a unique study from PwC, World Bank and IFC which looks at the world's tax systems from the business perspective, providing an ability to compare tax regimes in 185 economies using a case study company...

ED Practices and remuneration trends report 2012

As the global economy has shown signs of market recovery but not at the pace anticipated, we are finding companies are once again investing in recruiting and retaining talent in an effort to align people strategy with...

AfriTax News

Welcome to AfriTax, our quarterly newsletter which provides you with a snapshot of the most significant recent tax changes on the African continent. For more detail on the relevant changes, go to the link containing a detailed document summarising the changes...

Non-Executive Directors Report

Welcome to our sixth edition of the annual review of the practices and fees trends of non-executive directors in South Africa. For the first time, this publication looks at the risk landscape facing...

Tax Law Review

The introduction of the TAA (Tax Administration Act) is primarily intended to incorporate into one piece of legislation certain generic administrative provisions which are currently duplicated in various Tax Acts. Whilst this is a eaningful result in itself...

HR Quarterly

A monthly journal published by PwC South Africa providing informed commentary on current developments in the tax arena, both locally and internationally. Through analysis and comment on new law and judicial decisions of interest, it assists business executives to identify developments and trends in tax law...

Tax Synopsis

A monthly journal published by PwC South Africa providing informed commentary on current developments in the tax arena, both locally and internationally....

For organisations looking to manage and mitigate their indirect taxes (VAT and customs duties), PwC provides a range of innovative solutions. Our approach to indirect tax planning combines consultative relationship building with the latest technology, to deliver value-building solutions.

Potential issues

  • You need to maximise VAT recovery
  • You want to increase margins
  • You want to ensure your group maximises efficiencies for indirect taxes
  • You want to improve cash-flow
  • Your organisation has a high level of customs or exise duty and you want to ensure you don't overpay
  • You have concerns about expansion into Africa and want to ensure you remain competitive
  • You need assistance with VAT registrations, completion of VAT returns or other indirect tax compliance requirements

How we can support you

  • Minimise indirect tax take
  • Maximise cash flow advantage
  • Maximise commercial marketing opportunities through efficient VAT planning
  • Increase shareholder value
  • Maintain management control over indirect tax spend
The Indirect Tax team operates on a national basis and has unmatched experience in providing tax solutions to clients in key industries such as financial services, retail, telecommunication, education, mining and local authorities.

PricewaterhouseCoopers' corporate and international tax group has extensive experience in domestic and international tax planning and can help you to structure your business to achieve maximum tax efficiency.