Tag Archives: SMEs

SMMEs: Preparing for the Second Wave

Covid-19 has forced the entire world to remodel how it operates, from the personal perspective to ways in which businesses operate. Experts, including academics and government, have warned the nation of the possibility of a second wave of high infections. … Continue reading

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Your SME and the Economy – Prepare for the Long Way Back

The South African economy could take as long as seven years to return to the size of R5.1 trillion it was at the end of 2019 before Covid-19 and the national lockdown. The most significant risk to the economic outlook … Continue reading

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Tax Incentives to Invest in Small Business: The Clock is Ticking

National Treasury is reviewing all of its business tax incentives to determine to what extent they are contributing to policy objectives. One such incentive under review is the “Section 12J” incentive, which allows an investor a deduction of the full amount invested in a … Continue reading

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How to Grow Your Small Business Rapidly with Digitalisation

“Digitalisation – the use of digital technologies to change a business model and provide new revenue and value-producing opportunities” (Gartner Glossary) Surveys show that small to medium-sized businesses (SMEs) are not fully aware of the potential that technology and digitalisation offers … Continue reading

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Small businesses: Speed up SME-friendly reform!

As you know, the small and medium business sector is held out to be the only sector that can produce the growth and job creation that our country so sorely needs. The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) has … Continue reading

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