RSM South Africa

Doing business in South Africa

Doing Business in South Africa is a guide for foreign companies intending to set up operations in South Africa. The publication provides an overview of the key aspects that international organisations will need to consider, including:

  • Types of business entities
  • Company law and corporate governance
  • Foreign exchange controls
  • Taxation
  • Special zones and areas – preferential tax treatment in some cities/regions
  • Employment 
  • Intellectual property rights
  • Asset valuation
  • Investing in South Africa
  • Listing rules in South Africa
  • Broad based black economic empowerment
  • Government incentive schemes 
  • Consumer Protection Act
  • Relevant websites or further reading

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