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The last twelve months have heralded dramatic and unexpected changes in the political, business and economic environment.
A businesses liquidity and solvency indicate its financial well-being, which ultimately measures that businesses strength and sustainability.
The Minister of Mineral Resources, Mr Mosebenzi Zwane released the country’s third edition of the Mining Charter on 15 June 2017 amidst a wall of protest from the Chamber of Mines that it had not been adequately consulted.
Many organisations proclaim that their people are their greatest assets. Investments in their staff’s development and true understanding and alignment with the organisation, however is not always considered. Through psychometric assessments we can understand the person behind the staff member...
The OECD’s base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) has been at the forefront of international tax discussions over the last number of years. Multinationals are concerned with how they will be affected and how tax authorities will be applying BEPS regulations.
Developing countries (or capital-importing countries) are making strong efforts to attract foreign investments. South Africa and Mauritius are seen as developing countries and have adopted tax incentive regimes to increase their attractiveness for Multinationals to set-up locally.
The current socio-economic climate is one in which fraud, theft and corruption are rife. As a guide, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners estimates that losses due to fraud are as much as 7% of a company's annual turnover. However with these losses impacting the bottom line, to replace...
In April 2017, President Zuma signed the Financial Intelligence Centre Amendment Act No. 1 of 2017 into law. Whilst these changes are not as yet effective, it is essential to understand the proposed amendments to the Financial Intelligence Centre Act No. 38 of 2001.
SARS is committed to stamping out tax crime in South Africa, according to Ilsa Groenewald, Associate Director for tax at the Durban office of BDO South Africa, the audit, advisory and tax firm. Here, she reviews tax morality, common transgressions, and pitfalls.