RSM South Africa
2 October 2019

RSM’s cybersecurity top tips

RSM’s ‘Catch 22: Digital transformation and its impact on cybersecurity’ report clearly shows that organisations must do much more to protect themselves. Businesses should not wait for a breach to occur before investing. A breach is inevitable and...
2 October 2019

Leveraging the multi-generational workforce

If you take a quick look around your office today, you can probably spot as many as four different generations representing your business, collaborating side-by-side, holding client meetings, attending networking events, posting on social media and...


5 September 2019

"Double-dipping" of government grants

With the current downturn in the South African economy, many small and medium-sized businesses will turn to government to provide them with some sort of relief. This relief would come through the granting of government grants. These companies would...
29 August 2019

The importance of a business plan

Whether you are starting a small business or exploring ways to expand an existing one, a business plan is an essential tool to help guide your decisions. A business plan is the best way to test whether your idea is feasible without having to go out...
13 August 2019

Proceeding with disciplinary measures following an immediate resignation

We are often requested by our clients to provide advice in situations where an employee resigns with immediate effect to avoid any sanction in the instance that the employer has convened, or intends to convene, a disciplinary hearing to determine...
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7 August 2019

When does interest paid by SARS accrue to a taxpayer?

The “gross income” definition in the Income Tax Act, starts as follows: “in the case of any resident, the total amount, in cash or otherwise, received by or accrued to or in favour of such resident; or…”
6 August 2019

Are global financial markets still in touch with reality?

At the end of May this year, I wrote an article painting three scenarios for the global economy over the next five years.
6 August 2019

Breaking Futures: The day of reckoning may be fast approaching

For the last five years, I have been asking people to watch the flags that could turn the world’s political and economic game upside down in the near term. They are now combining with one another in a way that could produce a day of reckoning sooner...
IFRS News in Brief
6 August 2019

IFRS News in Brief - Issue 94

RSM News in Brief on IFRS summarises recent IASB discussions and decisions, highlights RSM thought leadership from around the world, and addresses an IFRS application question each month.