What our new tax statistics tell us
18 April 2019
There are only run-of-the-mill tax deadlines in April, but some interesting information emerged from the recently-released 2018 edition of SARS’ Tax Statistics - For the first time since the Global Financial Crisis the increase in tax revenue collected lagged behind GDP growth. This reflects that (a) the days of tax...
Putting PoPIA Into Practice
18 April 2019
by The PoPIA Team, Pétanque International While you, as a leader in your business, will be held accountable for ensuring that your business is PoPIA compliant, it requires efforts from your employees to to stay informed and updated on how to contain safeguard and process personal data. It is fundamental...
VAT Taxpayers: New relief on correcting tax invoices
08 April 2019
There has been an anomaly in VAT law which new legislation has now largely resolved. The problem with the old position It has always been simple to correct calculable errors in tax invoices, such as price. A VAT debit or credit note would fix such mistakes. However, other errors such...
How to improve Risk Management in your business
01 April 2019
Risk management has become increasingly popular in the past twenty years. It is also a corner stone of good governance. Despite this increased focus, businesses are still being blindsided by events which result in high costs being incurred. Potential problems and unpredictability – think “out of the box” Usually a...