Thank you for your reply.
Your additional questions are not related to te original question and therefore you need to put a fresh question.
You would not declare any rental income pertaining to property abroad as 100% of income is received by your mum and she declares it on her tax return.
Any monies given to you by your mum to fund your personal expenses whilst you were in Africa dealing with your dad's estate are out of scope of income tax. You don't report this as income on your tax return.
This is unrelated to your original question ---
In addition on the self assessment form it also requires me to include cash figure that was brought into the country. Usually the practice is to exchange with the bank in the Malawi which we are declaring however sometimes we do exchange with individuals (friends mainly) which I am not sure if I have to declare. Would this figure also need to be included?
I am not sure what form you are referring to. If the form requires you to state total cash that was brought into the country, then you should show total cash brought irrespective of how it was exchanged.
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