January 19, 2021

When can businesses return to ‘business as usual’

2020 was a year that will always be remembered for a variety of reasons. Apart from the obvious invasion of COVID around the world, South Africa […]
January 19, 2021

The effect of compound interest on home loans

It was announced on 19 November 2020 that the national repo rate would remain unchanged at the historically low 3,5 %. While many were expecting an […]
January 19, 2021

Staying competitive in the property market

Finding the best pricing strategy has always been a vital part of selling a property, but it may be more difficult than before thanks to the […]
January 19, 2021

What tenants need to know to protect their rights

Must my residential lease agreement be in writing?  It is currently not a requirement for a residential lease agreement to be in writing – a verbal […]
November 19, 2020

Shareholding in SA companies: Beware of residency changes

In 2001, South Africa, like many other countries, introduced capital gains tax aimed at levying capital gains tax on the gain made from the disposal of certain assets. […]
November 19, 2020

Emigrating while retaining your property?

The exodus of South Africans to foreign jurisdictions has been well publicised, and due to this, much has been written about the so-called “exit tax” that applies when one ceases […]
November 19, 2020

Smart accounting, the smart way

The last several years have seen an increase in “smart accounting systems” that have online capabilities and that can integrate with various other business solutions. These […]
November 19, 2020

Tax assessment errors: What do I do now?

With the 2020 tax filing season in full swing, many taxpayers will likely engage in dispute proceedings as SARS issues their income tax assessments. This will particularly be […]
September 16, 2020

What if your dismissal is overturned?

Reinstatement in terms of the s 193(2) of the Labour Relations Act 66 of 1995 (LRA) According to s193(2) of the LRA, if it is found […]
September 16, 2020

No work-no pay – what does the law say?

Many employers were left in the dark after the President of the Republic of South Africa declared a national state of disaster in terms of the Disaster […]