RSM South Africa
Cultivating curiosity and driving innovation
11 September 2020

Cultivating curiosity and driving innovation

Innovators are often seen as the imaginative minds behind organisations, often questioning the design of a process, product or service and actively improving it. That said, serendipity also has a significant role to play.
Transfer pricing
11 September 2020

Transfer pricing – A new application for an old principle

Transfer pricing refers to the price of goods and services that are exchanged cross border between related companies. Multinational enterprises (“MNE’s”) should establish a transfer pricing policy that ensures profits are recognised in accordance...
8 September 2020

Destination India - Changing Tax & Foreign Investment Regulations for Non Resident Indians

India is currently the third largest global economy with a GDP of US$ 11.321 trillion (purchasing power parity method) and US$ 3.202 trillion (exchange rate method). There are over 28 million Non-Resident Indians (‘NRIs’) who have settled outside...


Accounting for footballer contracts
3 September 2020

Is the accounting for footballer contracts offside?

As a football fan and an accountant, I am often bemused when other fans curse ‘the accountants’ for the decisions of their football clubs. Often, this will be in response to some baffling transfer activity.
Restructuring business operations
3 September 2020

Restructuring business operations to reimagine a new way forward

The COVID-19 crisis is creating tremors that are being felt, on an international scale, by businesses as they look to safeguard their future in terms of cashflow and liquidity. Cashflow forms the lifeblood of small and medium-sized businesses and...
Home office deductions and lockdown
26 August 2020

Home office deductions & lockdown

The threat of the Covid-19 pandemic resulted in a national lockdown in South Africa that commenced on 27 March 2020. This has brought about a significant change whereby many employees are now being required to work from home.
How private wealth can be the key to unlocking the lockdown
20 August 2020

How private wealth can be the key to unlocking the lockdown

In the strange new reality of the COVID-19 world, one person’s challenge could become someone else’s opportunity. While the crisis has left many businesses facing business continuity issues, wealth managers have found themselves in high demand,...
Global IFRS news | RSM
19 August 2020

June & July 2020 - Your Global Summary of IFRS News and Developments

RSM World of IFRS summarises key matters arising from recent IASB discussions and decisions, highlights RSM thought leadership from around the world, and addresses an IFRS application question each month.
The value of collaborative leadership
14 August 2020

Demonstrating the value of collaborative leadership during crises

In 2000, a leading expert in behavioural science, Daniel Goleman, outlined the six key styles of leadership: autocratic, paternalistic, democratic, laissez-faire, transactional and transformational, with each having their own merits and drawbacks.
Reimagining business through restructuring and recovery
6 August 2020

Reimagining business through restructuring and recovery

“The Problem is not the Problem. The Problem is your attitude about the Problem” ~ Captain Jack Sparrow, Pirates of the Caribbean