Monthly Archives: June 2020

Managing your finances after a pay cut

Strategies to somehow stay afloat facing a dire financial future: Interview with John Manyike from Old Mutual. NOMPU SIZIBA: The Covid-19 pandemic and associated lockdowns have seen economies the world over suffer great economic hardship, with businesses losing revenue and some staff losing their … Continue reading

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The rules around returns and refunds during South Africa’s lockdown

The Consumer Goods and Services Ombudsman (CGSO) says it has received several complaints relating to returns and refunds during the level 4 lockdown. The ombudsman said that the majority of complaints have centred around clothing, and that some clothing suppliers are not … Continue reading

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The implications of Covid-19 on audits and auditors

The Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (IRBA) has issued a newsletter relating to the Implications of the Covid-19 outbreak on audits and audit risks. “This outbreak presents an opportunity for the audit profession to reflect on the recognition of its … Continue reading

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All taxpayers beware – 10 points from SARS

On 5 May 2020, the commissioner for the South African Revenue Service (SARS) provided a detailed account of projected revenue collection in light of the Covid-19 crisis, along with insight of what we can expect from the tax collector in coming … Continue reading

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