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Income Tax Act 78 of 1959

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78 of 1959

The Income Tax Act 78 of 1959 aims:

  • to fix the rates of normal and super income tax in respect of the year of assessment ending the thirtieth day of June, 1959,
  • to provide for the repayment of certain portions of the said taxes to the taxpayers concerned and for the payment of a portion of the normal tax payable by certain companies into provincial revenue funds and
  • to amend the law relating to income tax.


6 July 1959