Monthly Archives: January 2016

The new auditors report is coming – how will it affect you?

The single most important document released by auditors is the auditor’s report, which appears in the audited annual financial statements. The so-called new and revised auditor reporting standards are effective for audits of financial statements for periods ending on or … Continue reading

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Trustees: The new tax return – take advice now!

Towards the end of 2015, SARS introduced a new IT12T tax return form for trusts. For the 2015 tax year these need to be completed in full. The return needs be lodged on or by 29 January 2016.Trustees be aware … Continue reading

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PAIA manuals: Another last minute extension

“Procrastination is the thief of time” (Edward Young, 18th c. poet) If your business is one of those (mostly smaller – see below) businesses temporarily exempted from lodging your PAIA manual until 31 December 2015, you will be happy to … Continue reading

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When should you outsource?

SMEs (Small and Medium-sized Entities) go through many cycles, one of which is figuring out how to get their business to the next level. As your business grows you face an increasing need for specialised skills which are either unavailable … Continue reading

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