Monthly Archives: June 2016

TECHNOLOGY IN ACCOUNTING: HUMANS ARE HERE TO STAY

As technology gets smarter and takes over more and more of the work we typically deem “skilled”, are professionals such as accountants at risk of being replaced? The short answer is “No”. The long answer is “It all depends on … Continue reading

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TRANSFER OF A PROPERTY: IS VAT OR TRANSFER DUTY PAYABLE?

A purchaser is responsible for payment of transfer cost when acquiring an immovable property, but it should further be established if the transaction is subject to the payment of VAT or transfer duty to SARS. When an immovable property is … Continue reading

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BUDGETS: ARE THEY WORTH THE EFFORT?

A lot of small businesses are managed by the owner, especially in the early years of a business’s existence. As the owner is intimately involved in the day to day operations of the business, it is easy to keep control … Continue reading

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ARE YOU A SOUTH AFRICAN TAX RESIDENT INDIVIDUAL?

The question of tax residence for individuals has always been relevant in South Africa. It appears as though we find ourselves in a country which has always been a popular destination to which people from across the globe flock to … Continue reading

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