Monthly Archives: November 2018

Beware the New Corporate Income Tax Penalties! And Your Tax Deadlines For November

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.  Until now, penalties … Continue reading

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Is Your Problem With SARS A Systemic Issue? If So, Speak To the Tax Ombud

Many taxpayers are experiencing frustrations in their dealings with SARS. The Tax Ombud is there to assist taxpayers if they have experienced: Procedural difficulties Service issues Administrative problems and the taxpayer has exhausted all avenues of appeal with SARS with … Continue reading

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Cloud Based Accounting: Ideal For Your Small Business?

One of the advantages of the technological revolution is that advances move swiftly down the cost curve. Accounting software for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) has now become much faster, more secure and cheaper. It gives businesses real time information … Continue reading

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Lack of a Medical Certificate Not Enough When Dismissing an Employee

Recently the Labour Court ruled in favour of an employee who was dismissed for failing to produce a required medical certificate. The employee had a history of absenteeism. Going AWOL 21 to 24 December The employee had a medical condition … Continue reading

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When Hubris Grows, Can a Market Crash Be Far Behind?

“Hubris … extreme or foolish pride or dangerous overconfidence” (Wikipedia) 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 … Continue reading

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