November 18, 2015

2015 changes to IFRS for SMEs

The International Financial Reporting Standard for Small and Medium-sized Entities (IFRS for SMEs) was developed in response to international demand for the IASB (The International Accounting […]
September 2, 2015

Wees “belastingslim” met jou beleggings

Afgesien van belastingvrye spaarplanne en uittree-annuïteitsfondse is daar verskeie ander instrumente waarin beleggers kan belê (oftewel “spaar”). Effektetrusts en genoteerde aandele wat verhandel op ‘n effektebeurs […]
September 2, 2015

Be “tax savvy” with your investments

There are several instruments besides tax-free savings plans and retirement annuity funds in which investors can invest (or “save”). Examples are unit trusts and listed shares […]
August 3, 2015

SARS: The Importance of supporting documentation

This article relates in part to an article in our May Newsletter titled “The importance of a valid VAT invoice”. When the South African Revenue Service […]
August 3, 2015

Belastingeffektiewe spaar

Professionele persone raak al hoe meer bewus van die voordele wat dit inhou om so vroeg as moontlik te begin spaar. En dit kan nie genoeg […]
August 3, 2015

First interim report of The Davis Tax Committee

The Davis Tax Committee (DTC), chaired by Judge Dennis Davis, was requested by the Minister of Finance to enquire into the progressivity of the tax system […]
April 1, 2015

Dividend Tax as opposed to Secondary Tax on Companies

It has been been nearly three years since the new Dividends Tax (DT) regime came into operation on 1 April 2012.  However, DT remains a somewhat […]
April 1, 2015

Supplementary relief for South African residents with regard to exchange control

Exchange control is imposed by the South African Reserve Bank to regulate the transfer of money in and out of South Africa. Making a foreign transfer […]
February 25, 2015

Important SARS dates for 2015