The role of the Board of Directors
4 June 2021

The role of the Board of Directors

This article demonstrates the role of the board of directors in light the King IV Report and the Companies Act 71 of 2008 (“the Act”).
Six things your business needs to do now
3 June 2021

Six things your business needs to do now

It has been a year and a half like no other time in recent history. As the world enters a phase of reactivation and reimagination from the impact of the pandemic, it is time to take a deep breath and assess the situation. To use a sporting analogy,...
Tax free investments
27 May 2021

Tax Free Investments - Should I invest in a TFI?

What are Tax Free Investments (TFIs), should they be part of my investment portfolio and can they benefit me in any way in regard to reducing my tax liability?


Data analytics for external audit
26 May 2021

Benefits of data analytics for external audit

As the digital revolution progresses, terms such as Big data, Data Analytics and Automation have become increasingly popular amongst auditors.
Limitations on freedom of testation
25 May 2021

Limitations on freedom of testation

Freedom of testation is a basic right in terms of the South African law of succession and enables a testator (or testatrix) to bequeath assets in a Will as they please. In South Africa, a person can leave his or her assets to whoever they like, this...
Become a CA(SA)
20 May 2021

How to be part of the CA(SA) team

Have you ever considered a career in accounting, auditing, tax or financial management? Do you share the dream of many others of having those admired four letters at the end of your name someday – CA(SA)? Do you know the rules of the game to get...
A view on employee engagement & job satisfaction
19 May 2021

A view on employee engagement & job satisfaction

Imagine an organisation where employees feel a sense of belonging to the extent that they go beyond the usual requirements of their jobs to ensure the success of the organisation. This is the ultimate goal most organisations want to reach but it can...
Tax compliance status changes
19 May 2021

Tax compliance status changes: Foreign investment allowance & emigration

The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has implemented changes to the exchange control system, effective from 1 March 2021, with a new focus on tax residency rather than financial emigration. These changes impact the Tax Compliance Status (TCS)...
Training during Covid-19
13 May 2021

The face of training under Covid-19

Prior to the pandemic, the standard practice has been to provide face-to-face training in a group setting or one-on-one with members of the audit teams.
Managing planning for the future in turbulent times
7 May 2021

Family Offices - Managing planning for the future in turbulent times

As the human and economic toll of the coronavirus mounts, no sector of the economy has been immune from the downturn, and this includes family offices.