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Capital gains tax a practitioner"s manual by R. C. Williams

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Published by JUTA Law in Lansdowne .
Written in English



  • South Africa.


  • Capital gains tax -- Law and legislation -- South Africa.

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Includes index.

Statementby R.C. Williams.
LC ClassificationsKTL3578.5.P75 W55 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 259 p. ;
Number of Pages259
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3622677M
ISBN 100702156191
LC Control Number2002403884

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Capital Gains Tax Rates in A Comprehensive Guide Don't lose more of your hard-earned investment profits to the IRS than you have to. Paying Tax on Capital Gains. You usually don’t have to pay tax on all of your capital gains. Instead, in most cases, you only pay tax on half of your gains. For instance, if you have a total of $, in capital gains, you only have to include $50, as taxable income on your tax return. Gains on art and collectibles are taxed at ordinary income tax rates up to a maximum rate of 28 percent. Up to $, ($, for married couples) of capital gains from the sale of principal residences is tax-free if taxpayers meet certain conditions including having lived in . Long-term capital gains are those you earn on assets you’ve held for more than a year. The current capital gains tax rates under the new tax law are 0%, 15% and 20%, depending on your income. However, that rate doesn’t apply to all assets.

Unlike ordinary income, capital gains are flat taxed since the tax is just calculated once. You can see this in the tax brackets section above. If you are single and make a $45, capital gain, your long-term capital gains tax bracket is 15%. You will then pay $6, ($45, x ) in taxes on this gain. If you held the equity interest for more than 1 year, report the gain as a long-term capital gain in Part II of Form If you held the equity interest for 1 year or less, report the gain as a short-term capital gain in Part I of Form Be sure the appropriate box is checked at the top of Form Feb 23,  · Capital gains tax rates on most assets held for less than a year correspond to ordinary income tax brackets (10%, 12%, 22%, 24%, 32%, 35% or 37%). ↓ Jump down to use our capital gains tax Founder: Tim Chen. Capital gains tax is a levy assessed on the positive difference between the sale price of the asset and its original purchase price. Long-term capital gains tax is a levy on the profits from the sale of assets held for more than a year. The rates are 0%, 15%, or 20%, depending on your tax bracket.

Information for individuals on capital gains, capital losses and related topics. How to calculate, how to report, Schedule 3, Adjusted Cost Base (ACB). Jan 30,  · Long-term capital gains taxes apply to profits from selling something you've held for a year or more. The three long-term capital gains tax rates of haven't changed in , and remain taxed at a rate of 0%, 15% and 20%. View a list of articles and books in our collection on capital gains tax To find out how you can borrow books from the Library please see our guide to book loans. You can obtain copies of articles or extracts of books and reports by post, fax or email through our document supply service. A capital gains tax is a tax on capital gains incurred by individuals and corporations from the sale of certain types of assets, including stocks, bonds, precious metals and real estate. more.