Monthly Archives: April 2016

SO WHAT IS THE FUTURE OF TRUSTS?

One of the questions that we are most confronted with by our clients is what the future of trusts are in South Africa. Some questions even point to the misconception that the trust instrument itself as legal form is on … Continue reading

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BEWARE THE INTEREST FREE SHAREHOLDER LOAN

Companies often lend funds to their shareholders, for a variety of reasons, and are often referred to as debit loans. However, if a loan is made to a shareholder at a low interest rate or interest free, it may trigger … Continue reading

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BASIESE REGISTRASIES EN NAKOMING VIR BESIGHEDE

Vir enige besigheid wat in Suid-Afrika sake doen, is dit ‘n uitdaging om op die hoogte te bly van alle vereiste registrasies en nakoming wat deur wetgewing en ander regulering voorgeskryf word. Hier volg ‘n opsomming van die mees algemene … Continue reading

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MUTUAL WILLS

The most general mutual will is that of a married couple. This does not mean, however, that the estates are joined and that the Testator and Testatrix have to make a joint decision about the distribution of their estates. Each … Continue reading

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