Q: Since 1984, a portion of my retirement benefit (annuity) has been sourced outside SA and described on my IRP5 as “code 3714 Other Allowances — non-taxable” and on the monthly payslips as “non-SA pension”. 

Suddenly on the 2019 IRP5 they have lumped it with the main taxable annuity reflecting it as taxable. I have queried it with Alexander Forbes (who administer it) but they seem confused and are taking a long time to respond...

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