2020 Budget & Tax Update

Date: Mar 10, 2020 - Mar 23, 2020

CPD hours: 4 Hours

Time: 09:00 - 13:00

Event Type: Seminar

Presenter: Prof. Jackie Arendse

Get a full update of the most important tax amendments and be able to prepare for proposed changes, without being caught off-guard.


Get a full update of the most important tax amendments and ensure you are prepared for proposed changes without being caught off guard.

The workshop is aimed at providing an overview of the most important tax amendments proposed in the Taxation Laws Amendment Act, 2019 and the Tax Administration Laws Amendment Act, 2019. Delegates will be presented with a logical explanation of the developments as well as the impact of the amendments on the relevant taxpayers.

Furthermore, the workshop will highlight the important tax proposals contained in the 2020 Budget Speech.

Course Content

The workshop is not aimed at providing an in-depth technical summary of each amendment, but rather to give delegates a high-level understanding of the most important amendments and developments arising from the 2020 Budget Speech. The workshop will cover the following:

  • The current state of the particular tax provision

  • The reason for the change

  • The proposed amendment

  • The effective date of the amendment

  • The expected impact of the amendment

  • The workshop will also provide an overview of the budget speech proposals that have an impact on the tax environment


Professor Jackie Arendse
B Acc H Dip Tax M Acc (Tax) MTP(SA) CA(SA)

Jackie is an experienced and sought-after presenter of tax seminars for tax practitioners, accountants and the general business community. Jackie is the Head of the Department of Accounting at Rhodes University and has many years’ experience in academia and taxation, including several years as the Project Director: Tax at SAICA and 4 years as the Head of the School of Accountancy at the University of the Witwatersrand. She has chaired SAIT’s National Technical Committee and the SAIT Education Committee and also serves on the SAIT Tax Policy Committee and various tax technical committees as well as various committees at SAICA. Jackie continues to advise professional bodies on technical tax issues and has represented SAIT and other professional bodies in liaising with SARS, National Treasury and the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Finance. Jackie is well known as a leading expert in tax and her many articles on a broad range of tax matters have been published in a variety of business journals and newspapers.


This event/webinar and successful completion of the online assessment will secure 4 hours verifiable output Tax CPD points.

Event Investment:

Option 1 - Seminar:

50% Discount for 2020 CPD subscribers on the packages to attend the Seminar. (Not yet a subscriber? Please click here for more information).

Member: R1 295.00

Non-member: R1 595.00

Printed notes: R50.00

Important: Printed copies of notes is optional and will cost additional R50 per set and must be ordered. Electronic notes will be emailed to all registered delegates 2 days prior to the event. Should you require a printed copy on the day of the seminar kindly select the printed seminar notes when registering for the event.

Option 2 - Dedicated Webinar Broadcast

This webinar is free to CPD subscribers on the subscription packages. (Not yet a subscriber? Please click here for more information).

The dedicated CPD webinar will be presented on 24 March

Member: R480.00

Non-member: R575.00

Company Price: R950.00

Payments & Cancellations

  • All payments must be made by EFT or by credit card, at least 3 working days before commencement of an event.

  • Kindly note that should payment not been received 2 days after the event, legal action will be taken

  • Proof of payment will be requested at registration, if payment at that point in time has not been reflected on SAIT's bank account.

  • Only written notice of cancellation will be recognised.

  • Cancellation Conditions:

    • If the cancellation occurs more than 4 working days prior to the event no cancellation fee will be charged.

    • If the cancellation occurs less than 4 working days prior to the event a 100% cancellation fee will apply.

  • Delegates who book and fail to attend will be liable for the full event fee.

  • SAIT's liability in the case of an event being cancelled will be limited to a refund or credit of the event fee.

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