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Taxpayers who disagree with SARS on any matter – whether it is income tax or VAT – will welcome changes to the service’s dispute management process which were introduced on 15 May 2017. This is according to Ilsa Groenewald, Associate Director for tax at the Durban office of international audit...
The evolution of international reporting policies and practices directly impact the tax function. Tax policy is fast catching up with international finance and demands on tax professionals are becoming increasingly burdensome. The turbulent global economy has a direct impact on the tax function...
Hackers are discovering that it is more profitable to hold data hostage rather than to steal it. Over the weekend, a global scale cyberattack left businesses and government institutions; including hospitals; at the mercy of hackers using ransomware. Ransomware is a type of software that blocks...
Having worked in the accounting profession for more than 20 years, largely assisting small and medium-sized businesses across a diverse range of industries, I have gained some valuable insights into what makes a small business thrive, or fail.
Due diligence is an investigation that is performed during a phase of euphoric sensation and urgency to expedite the "technical" side of the transaction and move forward to the "doing business" side of the transaction.
The emergence of a global economy characterised by intense competition and subsequent pressure on businesses to improve quality, reduce costs and increase productivity has had a major impact on the HR function in organisations.
In his last Budget Speech as Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan announced the introduction of an additional tax bracket of 45% for individuals earning more than R1.5 million per annum. Many refer to this tax bracket as a ‘wealth tax’. Is this bracket in fact intended to be a wealth tax? A wealth...