April 2017

31 March 2017

Today we continue to find ourselves on the brink of a technological revolution that will fundamentally alter the way we live, work, and relate to one another. It’s already been termed the Fourth Industrial Revolution and in its scale, scope, and complexity, the transformation b...
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ANALYSIS: Auditor focus on ‘other information’

4 February 2016

Ashika Mohan gives an overview of the auditor’s revised responsibilities under international standards to re... More

Getting a mid-sized business ready for sale


12 April 2017


Morgan Jones, Principal in the Corporate Finance team at Bravura, an independent investment banking firm speci... More

Effects of the 2017/2018 Budget on Individuals


5 April 2017


Background The Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, presented the National Budget for the 2017/2018 financi... More

S&P decided to downgrade SA’s international credit rating to below investment grade and decided to retain the negative outlook


4 April 2017


On 3 April 2017, Standard and Poor’s Ratings Services decided to cut South Africa’s international credit r... More

Cabinet Reshuffle: how it impacts you


3 April 2017


By Mokgatla Madisha, Head of Fixed Interest at Sanlam Investment Management “Don’t get distracted, foc... More

FEATURE: CAs(SA) pass final qualification hurdle


31 March 2017


In November 2016, 2 529 aspiring CAs(SA) nervously sat for their final professional examination, the Assessmen... More

MOTORING: A dark, edgy lifestyle statement


31 March 2017


Rolls-Royce Sandton recently launched the Rolls-Royce Black Badge in South Africa. This new series comes in Gh... More

ANALYSIS: THE REASONABLE PERSON


31 March 2017


Part II of the ‘reasonable informed third party’ (RITP) essay deals with the definition of the parts of th... More

VIEWPOINT: ACCOUNTANTS OF THE FUTURE


31 March 2017


How can you reinvent your field? Many times in history, individuals or corporations have stood out because ... More

FEATURE: TOP APC CANDIDATES 2016


31 March 2017


MATTHEW LEGG How did you prepare for your exams? By sitting in a room, discussing and debating day in an... More

VIEWPOINT: ‘Connected persons’ in the VAT Act


31 March 2017


The Value-Added Tax Act 89 of 1991 contains general time and value of supply rules. There are however specific... More

VIEWPOINT: WHAT EXACTLY IS A ‘BROAD-BASED OWNERSHIP SCHEME’?


31 March 2017


The most recent definition I could find for ‘Broad-Based Ownership Scheme’ (BBOS) in a B-BBEE context was ... More