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Tax Matters
3 September 2009 Tax & Exchange Control

Tax Matters

The King Code of Governance for South Africa 2009 (the Code) was released on 1 September 2009.

Competition Alert
1 September 2009 Competition

Competition Alert

On 28 August 2009 the Competition Amendment Act, No 1 of 2009, was published in Government Gazette...

SARS loses fringe benefits case
1 September 2009 Tax & Exchange Control

SARS loses fringe benefits case

On 7 August 2009 Davis J delivered judgment in the unreported case between Vacation Exchanges International (Pty) Ltd and SARS...

Dispute Resolution Matters
1 September 2009 Dispute Resolution

Dispute Resolution Matters

It is a well known principle of company law that the directors of a company cannot be held liable for the debts of the company except in certain limited circumstances.

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The Way to BEE
1 July 2007 Black Economic Empowerment (BEE)

The Way to BEE

Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr has compiled this guide to broad-based black economic empowerment (BEE)...

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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.