Carla Rossouw

Carla joined Allan Gray in 2006 and is head of the Tax team. She has an Honours degree in Management Accounting, a Higher Diploma in Tax Law and a Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Planning, all from Stellenbosch University.

Articles by Carla Rossouw

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Tap into tax benefits this February

By Carla Rossouw on 01 Feb 2024

Reading time: 15 mins

The end of the tax year in February presents an opportunity to evaluate the tax efficiency of your financial plan. With many competing financial priorities i...

Insights categories - Personal investing

Offshore toolkit part 1: Understanding your tax obligations on leaving South Africa

By Carla Rossouw on 20 Oct 2023

Reading time: 10 mins

In part 1 of our Offshore toolkit series, Carla Rossouw, head of Tax, untangles the tax complexities you may encounter when you end your tax residency and...

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How Namibian clients are taxed on their South African Allan Gray unit trust investments

By Carla Rossouw on 29 May 2023

Reading time: 7 mins

Investors living and registered for tax in Namibia, who invest in South African unit trusts, are taxed in South Africa on their South African-sourced interes...

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Investing with tax benefits in mind during uncertain times

By Carla Rossouw on 15 Feb 2021

Reading time: 4 mins

Amid the extreme uncertainty brought on by COVID-19 and the ongoing lockdown restrictions, investors are tasked with looking beyond the current crisis and...

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Make the most of your tax benefits

By Carla Rossouw on 29 Jan 2020

Reading time: 2 mins

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has put several tax incentives in place to encourage us to save more for our retirement and other long-term goals. Y...

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2019 Budget speech update

By Carla Rossouw on 20 Feb 2019

Reading time: 8 mins

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni delivered his maiden budget speech on Wednesday 20 February. In this document we highlight some of the 2019 Budget tax proposal...

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Budget 2019: Focus shifts to restoring credibility

By Carla Rossouw on 20 Feb 2019

Reading time: 4 mins

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni’s maiden Budget Speech didn’t deliver any major punches such as 2018’s surprise 1% VAT hike, but instead sought to acknowledge...

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How to combat the budget pinch

By Carla Rossouw on 31 Mar 2017

Reading time: 7 mins

Some weeks have passed since former Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s Budget speech, but we are only just beginning to feel the pinch. Carla Rossouw discusse...


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