February 28, 2018

INCOME TAX RECOUPMENTS

In the ordinary course of business, assets used by taxpayers to conduct their trade are often written down over a number of years in the form […]
February 28, 2018

GROWING YOUR BUSINESS AND ADAPTING TO CHANGE

Growing a business takes several important characteristics that require a dedicated leader driving it at the helm. These characteristics include vision, change and people. An effective […]
February 27, 2018

WITHDRAWAL OF VAT RELIEF FOR RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY DEVELOPERS

Section 18B of the Value-Added Tax Act[1] was introduced effective 10 January 2012 in a bid to grant relief for residential property developers caused by the […]
February 27, 2018

ACCOUNTING BEST PRACTICES FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

When it comes to looking after the welfare of a business, accounting tops the list as being the most important. Without proper accounting, a business runs […]
January 19, 2018

TAX CLEARANCE CERTIFICATES

Taxpayers may require SARS to issue them with a tax clearance certificate for various reasons. This includes a general confirmation that the relevant taxpayer’s affairs are […]
January 19, 2018

KEEP YOUR BUSINESS GROWING

Having a successful business means ensuring that it continues to grow. Without growth, your business will eventually run dry and stagnant. But with the added responsibility […]
January 19, 2018

WELCOMING TAX NEWS FOR FRANCHISE OWNERS

The Tax Court has upheld a decision that a tax deduction allowed by section 24C of the Income Tax Act may be applied to franchisee costs. […]
January 19, 2018

SA TAX E-NEWS MONTHLY UPDATE 2018

Dear Client, Best wishes for 2018! Welcome to our monthly tax newsletter designed to keep you up-to-date and informed on the latest tax matters. In this […]
September 8, 2017

INTEREST FREE LOANS WITH COMPANIES

The latest annual nation budget presented in Parliament proposed the dividends tax rate to be increased with almost immediate effect from 15% to 20%. The increased […]
September 8, 2017

A TIMING ANOMOLY WHEN DISPOSING OF PROPERTY

Property related transactions are typically significant transactions, and therefore tax considerations linked thereto should be carefully considered. One such consideration involves the timing of the disposal […]