Average Salary For Tax Consultants In South Africa

Tax consultants often prepare tax returns for clients, or they provide information and advice to help clients fill out their own tax returns.


They answer client questions, help them prepare for future tax situations, and analyze information to ensure compliance with government regulations.

Tax Consultant Salary In South Africa

The average Group Tax Consultant salary in South Africa is R 8 400 000 per year or R 4 308 per hour. Entry-level positions start at R 338 217 per year, while most experienced workers make up to R 9 540 000 per year.

What is tax consultant qualification?

In South Africa, most of the professionals acting as tax consultants are law graduates or persons having professional qualifications. 

There are no prescribed qualifications to become a tax consultant/ advisor.

Individuals with interpretation skills and expert knowledge of Tax Laws can act as Tax Consultants.

What does a tax consultant do in South Africa?

Tax consultants create tax strategies for their clients and plan their financial futures.

They carry out detailed computations to calculate tax liability, submit tax returns by the relevant deadline, and deal with SARS on behalf of their clients.

How can I become a tax consultant?

The tax consultants in India are mainly those having qualifications in law, commerce, ICWA, CA, CS, mathematics, science, or other such accounting qualification.

How can I become a tax consultant after LLB?

To be eligible for a postgraduate program in Tax Law, an aspirant is required to have completed an LLB or its equivalent degree.

Candidates who have completed a 5-year-long integrated law course shall also be considered eligible for admission to the PG Diploma or LL. M course in Tax Law.

How do tax consultants get clients?

Building Client’s trust

Good Office. A decent office at a decent location will certainly help your client increase his trust in you.

Guest Columns on Newspapers and TV Channels.

Writing Books.