South African Releases Draft Cryptocurrency Tax Law

The South Africa Revenue Service (SARS) recently released a draft cryptocurrency tax legislation. The draft defines the framework of virtual currency taxation in the country. Details of the Draft Cryptocurrency Tax Legislation The draft cryptocurrency tax legislation follows on from the press release issued by SARS in April 2018. At that time, the tax agency […]

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South African Reserve Bank (SARB): Virtual Currencies Are ‘Cyber-tokens’

Nikita Blows · May 26, 2018 · 9:00 am The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has announced that disruptive cryptocurrencies cannot be seen as actual currency as they do not conform to the traditional definition of money. Even though digital currencies were first introduced to the world nearly a decade ago, interest and trade have […]

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