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KORPORATIEWE BEHEER – NAAMSVERANDERINGE

Dit staan ʼn maatskappy of beslote korporasie vry om sy naam te verander indien verkies.  Vir maatskappye sal die naamsverandering ʼn spesiale besluit tot gevolg hê wat deur die aandeelhouers van die maatskappy goedgekeur moet word en in die geval … Continue reading

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HOW THE VAT INCREASE AFFECTS YOUR BUSINESS

Consumers and suppliers have by now had an opportunity to familiarise themselves with the increased Value-Added Tax (VAT) rate of 15% since 1 April 2018. There are however many technical considerations related to the increase that remain unclear. One such … Continue reading

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OMHEINING VAN VERLIESE (ARTIKEL 20A) VIR NATUURLIKE PERSONE

Artikel 20A het met ingang van 1 Maart 2004 in werking getree. Hierdie artikel handel oor die omheiningsbepalings wat verhoed dat natuurlike persone hul belasbare inkomste verminder deur verliese uit sekondêre handel te gebruik. Artikel 20A vervang altans nie artikels … Continue reading

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TAX SEASON 2018 FOR INDIVIDUALS

The 2018 Tax Season for Individuals opens on 1 July 2018 for e-Filers What are the deadlines? The deadline for non-provisional taxpayers has been brought forward to allow more time for finalising audits before the year ends: Type of Taxpayer … Continue reading

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PROPERLY EXECUTING A WILL IS EXTREMELY IMPORTANT

I gave instructions to my attorney to prepare a last will and testament for me as my will no longer reflected my wishes. At my request, my attorney emailed the will to me with clear instructions as to how I … Continue reading

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TAX DEDUCTIONS AGAINST SALARY EARNINGS

Our clients who earn only a salary will know that very few tax deductions are available against salary income for income tax purposes and whereby they may reduce the taxable income derived ultimately from such remunerations. Section 23(m) of the … Continue reading

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ADDISIONELE MEDIESE KORTING VIR ’N INDIVIDU:
WANNEER KAN EK MEDIESE UITGAWES UIT DIE SAK BETAAL AS ’N EIS INDIEN?

Addisioneel tot die Artikel 6A mediese belastingkrediet is daar ook krediet beskikbaar vir individue (belastingpligtiges) wat mediese uitgawes self uit die sak uit betaal in terme van Artikel 6B van die Inkomstebelastingwet. Die addisionele mediese uitgawes belastingkrediet kan deur die … Continue reading

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WANNEER KAN EK MEDIESE UITGAWES UIT DIE SAK BETAAL AS ’N EIS INDIEN?

BELASTINGSKULD EN AFBETALINGSOOREENKOMSTE

Om by iemand in die rooi te wees is vir meeste ’n onaangename ervaring, veral as die skuldeiser die Suid-Afrikaanse Inkomstediens (die SAID) is. Omstandighede lei egter soms na gevalle waar ’n belastingpligtige agter raak met bedrae wat aan die … Continue reading

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SECTIONAL TITLES: WHAT IS THE ROLE OF THE BODY CORPORATE?

When it comes to sectional title schemes, there is still widespread misunderstanding of even the basics, starting with the body corporate and how it is established, as well as what its functions and powers are. This misunderstanding often gives rise … Continue reading

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BUYING OUT SHAREHOLDERS

We are often approached by clients to advise on the most tax efficient manner in which a shareholder can sell an investment in a private company. Typically, the parties involve a majority shareholder of a company that is interested in … Continue reading

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