February 19, 2016

Have you ever done your Estate Planning?

If you have never planned your estate, perhaps now is a good time to consider it. This will be to everyone’s benefit, as there are often […]
February 19, 2016

How to save on audit fees: Financial audit preparation checklist

An audit can protect business stakeholders from the risk of fraudulent practices and therefore stakeholders will often require audits to be done annually. If a business […]
January 22, 2016

Advantages and disadvantages of Trusts

Trusts have various advantages, but unfortunately there are also disadvantages. Although this is not a complete synopsis of all the pros and cons, our experience may […]
January 22, 2016

SAID: Heropening van vorige jare se belastingaanslae

Stel jouself die volgende voor: ʼn belastingbetaler, Andrew, neem sy jaarlikse vakansie van vier weke. Op die vyfde dag van sy vakansie, terwyl Andrew sorgvry in […]
January 22, 2016

IFRS for SME’s: Recognition of revenue from the sale of goods

It is generally accepted that sales transactions of goods result in revenue at the time the transaction takes place. However, in terms of IFRS for SMEs, […]
November 12, 2015

VAT and the recovery of costs

The question of whether VAT must be levied on costs that are on-charged often arises, particularly when no VAT was incurred on the cost in the […]
November 12, 2015

Provisions and Liabilities: Do you know the difference?

Provisions and liabilities – words that are often used interchangeably but for accounting purposes they are not the same. To determine whether expenditure is a provision […]
November 11, 2015

Implications of Estate Duty

Estate duty is charged on the dutiable value of the estate in terms of the Estate Duty Act. The general rule is that if the taxpayer […]
November 11, 2015

Waarom die SAID stawende dokumente aanvra

Die meeste belastingbetalers ken daardie aaklige gevoel wanneer die SAID stawende dokumente aanvra. Watter stawende dokumente moet ek voorlê? Word ek nou geoudit? Het ek ‘n […]
October 29, 2015

Discounts, loyalty awards and warranties: Are you recording them correctly?

When you sell a product, a discount in the form of a volume discount or an early settlement discount may be given to the customer. Another […]