THE MEDIUM TERM BUDGET SPEECH AND THE RATING AGENCIES – DANGER IN DECEMBER
The new Minister of Finance didn’t have much time to prepare for the Medium Term Budget Speech (MTBS) but he carried it off well. Read ...
CHANGES ARE COMING TO THE COMPANIES ACT – BE READY FOR THEM
Cabinet has approved the most wide ranging amendments to the Companies Act (the Act) since its launch in 2011. Read ...
IS SARS ATTACKING YOUR MEDICAL TAX CREDIT?
Taxpayers and tax practitioners have in recent months been surprised to find their medical claim tax credits queried by SARS. Up to this year the processing of the tax credit has gone smoothly. Read ...
LETâ€™S BE REALISTIC AND POSITIVE IN 2019
As we wind down from a challenging year, perhaps it’s a good time to reflect on how we can make sure that 2019 is a year of positivity and recovery for South Africa.
WHEN HUBRIS GROWS, CAN A MARKET CRASH BE FAR BEHIND?
There is so much information going around that it is almost impossible to see through it all and make informed decisions. As Johann Rupert says, if he could accurately predict the time when shares are going to rise or crash, he would be the richest man in the world.
There are only run-of-the-mill tax deadlines for November but companies need to take note of a new warning from SARS that it will be imposing administrative penalties from December 2018 for outstanding Corporate Income Tax (CIT) returns.