The 2018-2019 South African Budget Speech was presented by the Minister of Finance, Malusi Gigaba Wednesday, on 21 February 2018.

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Below are the 2018 South African tax tables, as released on 21 February 2018.

Individuals and special trusts

Taxable Income (R)
Rate of Tax (R)
0 – 195 850
18% of taxable income
195 851 – 305 850
35 253 + 26% of taxable income above 195 850
305 851 – 423 300
63 853 + 31% of taxable income above 305 850
423 301 – 555 600
100 263 + 36% of taxable income above 423 300
555 601 – 708 310
147 891 + 39% of taxable income above 555 600
708 311 – 1 500 000
207 448 + 41% of taxable income above 708 310
1 500 001 and above
532 041 + 45% of taxable income above 1 500 000

Tax Rebates

Rebate
Primary
R 14 067
Secondary (Persons 65 and older)
R 7 713
Tertiary (Persons 75 and older)
R 2 574

Tax Thresholds

Age
Tax Threshold
Below age 65
R 75 750
Age 65 to 75
R 117 300
Age 75 and Older
R 131 150

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