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Dispute Resolution Matters
19 March 2014 Dispute Resolution

Dispute Resolution Matters

If you are selling moveable property, make sure your sale agreement clearly states that ownership of the property will only pass to the buyer when you are paid.

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Tax Alert
4 February 2011 Tax & Exchange Control

Tax Alert

The South African Revenue Service has recently released a number of advance tax rulings.

Employment Alert
2 February 2011 Employment

Employment Alert

On 17 December 2010, the Department of Labour announced the publication of the following four new Bills.

Employment Alert
31 January 2011 Employment

Employment Alert

The 1st of May and 25 December 2011 are the two public holidays that fall on a Sunday.

Tax Alert
28 January 2011 Tax & Exchange Control

Tax Alert

Judgment was recently delivered in the Eastern Cape (Port Elizabeth) Tax Court (Case No. 12441) where the court...

Tax Alert
21 January 2011 Tax & Exchange Control

Tax Alert

It is quite common for multinational organisations to embark on restructuring projects affecting subsidiaries situated across the globe, including South Africa.

Tax Alert
14 January 2011 Tax & Exchange Control

Tax Alert

On 16 December 2010 the United Kingdom's Supreme Court (which has replaced the House of Lords Judicial Committee) refused leave to appeal in this case.

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An agent's right to commission
2 January 2008 Dispute Resolution

An agent's right to commission

An agent will have a claim for commission on a sale agreement if he introduced the parties to one another, thereby being the effective cause of the sale.

Beware the bogeyman
6 November 2004 Black Economic Empowerment (BEE)

Beware the bogeyman

The macro-economic rationale that lies at the heart of black economic empowerment (BEE) is to address the...

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Tax Law Amendment Act
16 May 2016 Tax & Exchange Control

Tax Law Amendment Act

The ministry of finance says that the 2015 Tax Law Amendment Act provisions relating to retirement will come into force on 1 March 2016, however the annuitization requirement for provident fund will be postponed to the 1 March 2018 but some tax experts are concerned that the delays will hit consumers in the long term. Ruaan van Eeden, director in the Tax and Exchange Control practice explains the implications of this latest development.

Johan Jacobs talks about the budget speech
16 May 2016 Trusts & Estates

Johan Jacobs talks about the budget speech

Johann Jacobs, national practice head and director in the Trust and Estates practice talks about the budget speech which was delivered by the finance minister from trusts tax perspective.

Employment tax incentives
10 March 2016 Tax & Exchange Control

Employment tax incentives

Nicole Paulsen, associate in the Tax and Exchange Control practice speaks about employment tax incentives and how it expires.