SAICA offers three reputable professional accounting and business designations from a foundational to a strategic level of accounting and business competence –

Accounting Technician [AT(SA)], Associate General Accountant [AGA(SA)] and Chartered Accountant [CA(SA)].







Feature: Investment migration A new trend among professionals and high-net-worth individuals

One of the most topical discussions in professional and high-net-worth circles today is the question of secondary citizenship and residency. The impact of the COVID-19 lockdowns has highlighted the limitations and risks of been tied to one jurisdiction. It is an emotive debate of whether they should be allowed, and one that often brings up…

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Advice: Delivering sustained international development outcomes in Africa

The COVID-19 pandemic, climate change and other urgent challenges demonstrate the need for greater resilience and sustained development outcomes in Africa’s economies and societies. Simultaneously, addressing existing vulnerabilities and promoting inclusive and resilient growth requires significant investment and expertise The international development sector is helping to deliver real change aligned to the Sustainable Development Goals…

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Viewpoints: Preference shares held in a company by a trust

Section 7C of the Income Tax Act is an anti-avoidance provision intended at limiting the tax-free transfer of wealth to trusts via the use of low-interest or interest-free loans, advances, or credit. The section was first introduced in 2016 to target schemes where taxpayers transferred assets to a trust against a loan, advance or credit…

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Special feature: Where it’s at – SAICA helped me kick off my accounting career dreams

Anele Samantha Mthiyane (25) credits her ability to pursue her dreams of a career in accounting to SAICA. Having taken part in the SAICA Enterprise Development (ED) Khulisa iBiznis programme as an unemployed accounting graduate, today Anele is a proud holder of SAICA’s Accounting Technician (AT(SA)) designation. This is her story of success … ‘My…

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Special feature: Where it’s at – EVOLVING to the next level

Chartered accountant Mahomed Haffejee believes that each of us should have some accounting knowledge – after all, every single individual has to take accountability for their salary. That’s why he’s an enthusiastic proponent of SAICA’s Accounting Technician (AT(SA)) qualification Mahomed’s interest in accounting had been sparked while at school. By the time he completed his…

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