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Technology, COVID-19 and How the World Will Change

We must all adapt to the rapidly-changing world thrown at us by the pandemic. We have no alternative – both our businesses and our personal lives are already deeply dissimilar to what they were only a few short months ago, and there is no sign that things will … Continue reading

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Tax Freedom Day: How Many Days Did You Work for The Taxman in 2020?

“Tax Freedom Day” is a concept telling us taxpayers just how long we have to work every year to pay the Taxman his share before we start earning for ourselves.  Normally our “Freedom Day” gets later and later every year in … Continue reading

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Life Made Easier (and Safer) For Non-eFilers

When SARS have requested documentation from taxpayers who do not use eFiling, the taxpayers have had to take these documents into a SARS Branch. Now SARS have launched on online form that taxpayers can complete and upload with the documentation requested by SARS.  The online form … Continue reading

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How Different Will Our Landscape Be Post-Coronavirus?

Predicting the future can never be easy, but we all of us need to prepare as best we can for the future landscape that will greet us when the current COVID-19 crisis is finally over.   Perhaps we can learn a lesson or two from the history of the world’s past global pandemics and their after-effects … Continue reading

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Be Ready for a SARS Lifestyle Audit 

Being suddenly subjected to a SARS “Lifestyle Audit” is a nerve wracking business with the risk of penalties of up to 200%, backdated interest, and criminal prosecution.   What external sources of information does SARS have access to? How does SARS … Continue reading

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Tips for Managing your Staff Working from Home  

One of our new realities in this topsy-turvy world of global crisis is the many businesses that have had to close their offices and work remotely. The resultant explosion in the number of people working from their home environments brings with it many serious challenges for businesses. Fortunately however there is a lot of … Continue reading

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COVID-19 and Directors: Your Duties and Liabilities in the Coronavirus Crisis

Your focus as a director right now will no doubt be on keeping your business afloat through these trying times.  Don’t lose sight however of the fact that the onerous obligations and duties placed on all directors by the Companies Act still apply. Failure … Continue reading

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Logista Gerat vir die Toekoms 

Promosie  Jacques Coetzee, besturende direkteur van Logista, en Heinrich Regenass, direkteur, die bestuurspan by Logista is gerat vir die veranderinge wat die vierde industriele revolusie meebring. (Foto: Jeanie de Klerk/Verskaf.)  Die vierde industriële revolusie (4IR) bring baie veranderinge mee. Sommige bedrywe soos die finansiële bedryf, kan heeltemal vernuwe … Continue reading

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Businesses: How to Survive the Coronavirus Panic

No one knows for certain just how serious the eventual economic fallout from the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic will be, but at the very least businesses will face their most challenging times since 2008. Quite possibly it will be a lot … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Lockdown: Relief Programs for Businesses and SMMEs

The National Lockdown, due to end on 16 April, presents businesses of all sizes with an unprecedented set of existential challenges. Of course sooner or later this crisis will end, but for now it is a case of survival for … Continue reading

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