Goverment Employee Pension Claims

Tax implications on GEPF Divorce Claims

07/04/2016 15:48
Divorce Orders date after the 1st of March 2012:   No tax will be payable on any amount that becomes payable on or after 1 March 2012 in terms of a divorce order that was issued before 13 September 2007.   Divorce Orders date after the 1st of March 2012:   If an amount becomes...

Government Employees Pension Fund and the clean break principal.

26/03/2016 07:42
  The Government Employees Pension Fund (GEPF) has  introduced a rule amendment to their fund introducing the clean break principle on 1 April 2012. The rule amendment will enable a non-member spouse to receive their portion of the pension interest, as per the court’s decision, in cash or...

Legal - Post Office Retirement Fund

27/08/2015 12:09
    Ngewu and Another V Post Office Retirement Fund and Others [2013] 1 BPLR 1 (CC) GavinStansfield, Director, Employment, Cliffe Dekker HofmeyrIn the decision of Ngewu and another v Post Office Retirement Fund and others [2013] 1 BPLR 1 (CC), the Constitutional Court had to...

GEPF - for our Zulu Readers

08/08/2015 00:00
Inkokhelo yenzuzo yempesheni yesihlukaniso somshado noma ukuqedwa komshado wesintu ngokomthetho wenkantolo.   Ngonyaka ka 2011 Inkantolo Ephakeme yaseKapa ikhiphe umthetho ophonsela inselelo isiKhwama seMpesheni yaBasebenzi bakaHulumeni (phecelezi Government Employees Fund) ngokungalandeli...

The POST OFFICE RETIREMENT FUND

24/04/2015 18:09
The Constitutional Court's earlier ruling that the GEPF rules, as they relate to the clean-break principle, is read-into the Post Office Act, 1958 came into effect on 7 November 2013. To amend the South African Post Office SOC Ltd Act, 2011; so as to update and transfer pension-related provisions...

Correct Wording in your Divorce Order

27/02/2015 00:00
Suggested Wording: It is ordered that the  Defendant's Members Pension Interest held at the Government Employees Pension Fund be endorsed by the administrators of such Pension Fund or its successor in title to the effect that the court has ordered a division of the joint estate subsisting...

Goverment Employee Pension Claims

Tax implications on GEPF Divorce Claims

07/04/2016 15:48
Divorce Orders date after the 1st of March 2012:   No tax will be payable on any amount that becomes payable on or after 1 March 2012 in terms of a divorce order that was issued before 13 September 2007.   Divorce Orders date after the 1st of March 2012:   If an amount becomes...

Government Employees Pension Fund and the clean break principal.

26/03/2016 07:42
  The Government Employees Pension Fund (GEPF) has  introduced a rule amendment to their fund introducing the clean break principle on 1 April 2012. The rule amendment will enable a non-member spouse to receive their portion of the pension interest, as per the court’s decision, in cash or...

Legal - Post Office Retirement Fund

27/08/2015 12:09
    Ngewu and Another V Post Office Retirement Fund and Others [2013] 1 BPLR 1 (CC) GavinStansfield, Director, Employment, Cliffe Dekker HofmeyrIn the decision of Ngewu and another v Post Office Retirement Fund and others [2013] 1 BPLR 1 (CC), the Constitutional Court had to...

GEPF - for our Zulu Readers

08/08/2015 00:00
Inkokhelo yenzuzo yempesheni yesihlukaniso somshado noma ukuqedwa komshado wesintu ngokomthetho wenkantolo.   Ngonyaka ka 2011 Inkantolo Ephakeme yaseKapa ikhiphe umthetho ophonsela inselelo isiKhwama seMpesheni yaBasebenzi bakaHulumeni (phecelezi Government Employees Fund) ngokungalandeli...

The POST OFFICE RETIREMENT FUND

24/04/2015 18:09
The Constitutional Court's earlier ruling that the GEPF rules, as they relate to the clean-break principle, is read-into the Post Office Act, 1958 came into effect on 7 November 2013. To amend the South African Post Office SOC Ltd Act, 2011; so as to update and transfer pension-related provisions...

Correct Wording in your Divorce Order

27/02/2015 00:00
Suggested Wording: It is ordered that the  Defendant's Members Pension Interest held at the Government Employees Pension Fund be endorsed by the administrators of such Pension Fund or its successor in title to the effect that the court has ordered a division of the joint estate subsisting...