August 11, 2014

My will – is it valid?

In our previous newsletter we discussed the consequences of dying without leaving a valid will, specifically relating to the impact thereof on your spouse and next […]
August 11, 2014

What does an audit report mean?

When performing an audit, the goal is to enable the auditor to form and express an opinion on the financial statements of the entity in question. […]
July 7, 2014

The concept of going concern

The concept of going concern is particularly relevant in times of economic difficulty. Business owners are faced with uncertainty and turbulence in the market, together with […]
July 7, 2014

Om sonder ‘n testament te sterf

Na raming vind meer as 50 % van sterftes in die Suid-Afrikaanse populasie plaas sonder om ‘n testament na te laat, of met ‘n verouderde testament, […]
July 7, 2014

Dying without a will

It is estimated that more than 50% of deaths in the South African population occur without leaving a will, or with an outdated will, or with […]
July 7, 2014

Business Intelligence (BI) reporting: Understanding the story

A good friend of mine once met an old Zambian man after a soccer match with the locals, during a trip through Africa. They started talking […]
June 9, 2014

Relieve the burden of payroll administration

The payroll function of a business is a critically important task. Yet it is not a core business function and, as such, one can question the […]
June 9, 2014

Business Intelligence (BI) reporting: A consolidation of past, present and future?

In our previous series of articles, relating to business valuation, I focused largely on the future, arguing that this is where value should be realised. In […]
June 9, 2014

Risk assessment during the audit

Last month’s article in our series aimed at enlightening clients about the different aspects of the audit process, focused on materiality and what it means if […]