Member Communications

COVID-19 What This Means For THACSA Members

South Africa recently joined the growing list of nations recording infections of the COVID-19 virus, there are two aspects to the epidemic that need to be addressed.

Time is running out…

Your retirement fund contributions reduce your taxable income, this means that you pay less income tax.

Voting Day 8 May – National & Provincial Elections

8 May is voting day for national and provincial elections South Africans vote in National and Provincial Elections every five years. In terms of the Constitution the elections must be held within 90 days of the expiry of the sitting National Assembly and Provincial...

SARS Registration

Prepare now for your retirement It is a legislated requirement that all members who receive benefits from a pension or provident fund must be registered as taxpayers, regardless of their income or the size of their benefits. While this is the responsibility of your...

Your Retirement Benefits

A good way to increase your retirement benefits… At the moment you and your employer each contribute 6% of your pensionable salary to the Thacsa Fund for your retirement. While this is more than most South Africans, you can still do better if you have a little spare...