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Tax Alert
4 April 2014 Tax & Exchange Control

Tax Alert

In our previous Tax Alerts of 23 and 30 November 2012 we reported on the judgment by the full bench of the Western Cape High Court in the case of Bosch and another v Commissioner for the South African Revenue Service 75 SATC 1, which dealt with the issue of simulated transactions and the interpretation of the case of Commissioner for the South African Revenue Service v NWK Limited 73 SATC 55.

Employment Alert
31 March 2014 Employment

Employment Alert

Section 6(4) of the Employment Equity Amendment Act, No 47 of 2013 (EEA) brands an employer's failure to adhere to the 'equal pay for work of equal value' principle an act of unfair discrimination.

Tax Alert
28 March 2014 Tax & Exchange Control

Tax Alert

On 17 March 2014 judgment was handed down in the Western Cape High Court in the case of A Company v Commissioner of the South African Revenue Service.

Competition Alert
26 March 2014 Competition

Competition Alert

On 14 March 2014 the Competition Appeal Court handed down its judgment in the appeal involving Videx Wire Products (Pty) Ltd and the Competition Commission.

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Employment Matters
28 July 2010 Employment

Employment Matters

The issue of whether or not the contents of a dismissal letter advising an employee of the reasons for his dismissal...

Tax Alert
23 July 2010 Tax & Exchange Control

Tax Alert

Since its introduction in 2002, section 12H of the Income Tax Act, dealing with deductions in respect of learnership...

Tax Alert
16 July 2010 Tax & Exchange Control

Tax Alert

The Exchange Control Department of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) is once again offering an opportunity...

Trusts and Estates Alert
15 July 2010 Trusts & Estates

Trusts and Estates Alert

Two recent tax cases have highlighted the need for clients to have their wills reviewed by their attorneys periodically...

Competition Alert
9 July 2010 Competition

Competition Alert

Although the Commission as a matter of policy focuses on big businesses affecting a broad spectrum of...

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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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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.