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A new set of data taken from an offshore law firm again threatens to expose the hidden wealth of individuals and show how corporations, hedge funds and others may have skirted taxes. A year after the Panama Papers, a massive leak of confidential information from the Bermuda law firm Appleby Group...
No one likes planning for the worst, but it is an inevitability. As a fiduciary advisor, this is often a tough conversation to have.
This report captures the findings of a comprehensive, global study of employee mobility that focuses specifically on the employee’s point of view. This report is the second of its kind, with the first having been conducted by Ipsos in 2012.
The Taxation Laws Amendment Bill of 2017 (released on 25 October) contains proposals that will result in a significant compliance burden for companies, even although it may not always result in additional taxation. The proposal deals with disposals of shares in a company (say “A”) held by another...
This Bulletin summarises issues that the IFRS Interpretations Committee (the Interpretations Committee) decided not to take onto its agenda at its September 2017 meeting, which were reported in its public newsletter (the IFRIC Update).
Historically, the age 65 has attained that almost mythical status of being “The” age at which people retire from the work place and fade away into the, once again, mythical connotation of retirement and living out the rest of their days in glorious leisure and contemplation.
Energy and renewables buy big data and AI companies in an effort to better manage energy yield predictions. BDO’s mergers and acquisition practice reports that M&A between energy, renewables and AI/big data companies shot up 50% over the past 12 months, with average reported deal value from 500M...
Debt relief has become a familiar subject in the current economic climate. In the absence of group taxation in South Africa, intra-group debt relief often had unforeseen tax consequences. In lieu of writing-off intra-group debt, companies often settle through share issues.
Last week we saw the largest data leak in South African history and yes, you are almost certainly affected. Below I briefly answer some of the most common questions I’ve been asked over the last few days: