CARMEL RICKARD: SA divers in at the deep end after UK tax ruling
A supreme court ruling in the UK will make tax matters tricky for SA divers who work there. One, at least, could be on the hook for as much as R4m
A number of SA divers who plumb the depths of the North Sea for oil and gas have been caught in the UK’s tax net, thanks to a new decision by that country’s supreme court.
The judgment specifically addresses the case of Martin Fowler, but his compatriots will be affected in the same way.