A suite of tax incentives is made available by the DTI to qualifying companies located within designated Special Economic Zones.

These incentives include:

  • Reduced corporate income tax rate from 28% to 15%.
  • Custom control area incentives which allow for duty-free and VAT-free movement on goods imported, value-added and re-exported from The Zone.
  • Employment incentives with a tax break for employers who employ low and semi-skilled workers.
  • Accelerated depreciation for capital goods, start-up building and facilities.
  • Black Industrialist Scheme.

Visit the DTI to learn more about the benefits of investing in an SEZ: http://www.thedti.gov.za/industrial_development/sez.jsp