Betty Bookkeeper answers your questions on whether legal expenses can be claimed for VAT

Hi Betty

I would like clarity on an expenses for a Legal expense paid by the company – can I claim VAT if the invoice is Vated – does SARS allow for such a VAT claim ?


Hi Marc

If the invoice is addressed to the company and it is a valid tax invoice then yes, the company may claim the VAT on this invoice.

Hope that helps!

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