Here’s how the taxman will come after South African expats

If you have a good job overseas‚ living in a country where the tax rate is 25%‚ but your salary falls into South Africa’s 45% tax bracket‚ the taxman now wants to come after you to collect the difference of 20%. Jerry Botha‚ a managing partner at Tax Consulting‚ said the draft tax law amendments […]
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SAFFA EVENT: SA BAND GAGE TOURING UK

DATE: 23 July 2017 @ 18:00 24 July 2017 @ 21:00 VENUE: The Old Star, Queen Street-The Old Star, Uttoxeter, England, ST14 8HJ Uttoxe, UK South African Band Touring the UK in summer of 2017.  Visit the club to enjoy live music and entertainment and have a good time with fellow South African Expats.  
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SAFFA EVENT: FAMILY BRING AND BRAAI – WIMBLEDON, UK

DATE: 22 July 2017 TIME: 13:00 – 22:00 VENUE: Wimbledon Common Park SW19 7HX, London, England CATAGORY: Bring & Braai Hi All Thought this will be a good time to have a lekka kuier. Please bring your family along for bring and braai. For those who would just like to pop around and say HI… […]
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Seven things South African expats need to get used to after moving to the States

Seven things expats need to get used to after moving to the States- You’d better get used to these as soon as possible. 1. People will love your accent Several times a day, you’ll hear people say, “Oh, my. I love how you speak.” 2. People will love your accent and then try and guess […]
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South African Racer to compete at the Must See Racing Sprint Car Series in America

Vaal Triangle resident, Jacques Roos, will represent South Africa at the Must See Racing Sprint Car Series in America this Saturday. Roos, who is well-known among racing enthusiasts in the Vaal, will make his debut at the Midvale Speedway in Ohio. Roos was offered the opportunity by the McCune family, who have in recent years […]
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LOYISO GOLA @ THE HALF MOON, PUTNEY, UK

Sunday, 16 July 2017 20:00 – 22:00 VENUE: Half Moon Putney, 93 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 1EU, London. Category: Music The two time Emmy nominated critically acclaimed South African comedian LOYISO GOLA comes to The Half Moon, Putney on 16th July with his brand new show, Unlearning, before taking it to the Edinburgh festival. As […]
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South African Expats (SAFFAs) Moving to the UK

Expats moving to the UK do so for various reasons. Whatever your motivation may be, your move to the UK holds the advantage that you won’t need to learn a new language from scratch. InterNations has lots of useful information on moving to the UK, from life in London to UK visa regulations. Many of […]
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Skipper Dane Van Niekerk hails Proteas character

Despite losing their Women’s World Cup game against England, Proteas skipper Dane van Niekerk lauded her side for their efforts. The Proteas lost their first game of the tournament falling short by 68 runs to England at the County Ground in Bristol on Wednesday. England batters Tammy Beaumont (148) and skipper Sarah Taylor (147) shared […]
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World record holder Wayde ready for 400m return in Lausanne

Lausanne – World record holder Wayde van Niekerk will return to the 400 metres at the Diamond League meeting in Lausanne on Thursday, after starting the season focusing on the shorter events. The 24-year-old, having run personal bests in the 100m (9.94sec) and 200m (19.84sec) last month, set a new world best time of 30.81sec in […]
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EAST KILBRAAI JULY 2017 – GLASGOW , UK

DATE: 8 July 2017 TIME: 12:00 VENUE: 3rd East Kilbride Scout Group, Carlyle Drive, East Kilbride, G74 3EW We are pleased to announce that we have finally found a suitable venue for our July BIG BRAAI. All fellow SAFFAS are more than welcome and bring your family and friends along. You are free to bring […]
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