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Nurturing the CA(SA) pipeline during a pandemic

As the South African economy flails under Covid-19 and a downgrade to junk status, The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (Saica) talks to chartered accountants [CA(SA)] Ignatius Sehoole about the importance of ensuring we continue to bring top-quality CAs(SA) into the system...

By Roberta Coci, Issued by SAICA 30 Jun 2020

Income Tax Act: Clarity on distribution of unlisted shares

The South African Revenue Service (Sars) recently released Binding General Ruling 54 (BGR 54), which deals with the unbundling of unlisted shares and the impact on non-qualifying shareholders...

By Denny Da Silva 29 Jun 2020

How likely are medical schemes to catch the Covid-19 wave

When the clock struck midnight on 31 December 2019, and wishes of health, happiness and prosperity for the new year were extended by all, no one could have imagined the trauma that 2020 would bring only a few weeks later...

By Milton Segal 29 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: Charity begins at home

From the rural Eastern Cape to co-founding his own investment firm, Unathi Mkiva has never forgotten the values of sharing with others, discipline, respect and embracing one's blessings instilled in him by the extended family that raised him...

19 Jun 2020

Modification to the audit opinion explained

Audit firms are advanced in terms of being able to work remotely. Many firms, even the smaller firms, have cloud-based software that can be accessed anywhere and at any time...

18 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: Impact investing - unlocking a multi-billion-dollar industry

Lize Lubbe's pioneering spirit has led her to deliberately choose the road less travelled at every pivotal moment. Investing and entrepreneurship have been the golden thread that runs throughout her career, and the results of her leading huge impact investment projects across the African continent have been extraordinary...

17 Jun 2020

Sanral to professionalise its finance division with world class professional accounting designations

Having started to professionalise its finance team with suitable accounting, finance and business skills, Sanral can rest assured knowing that this decision will in the long run enable them to recruit, develop and retain staff who will tackle the complexities of financial management in the public sector with great aplomb...

Issued by SAICA 12 Jun 2020

Beneficial ownership - a South African perspective

Financial crime in the world is a significant problem that South Africa and the global community have to deal with on a continual basis...

11 Jun 2020

Ubuntu must shine in the crisis of Covid-19

Trudie Matthysen, a financial controller at Sandton Sun, talks us through her journey to reaching diamond membership of SAICA's Accounting Technicians South Africa designation or AT(SA)...

Issued by SAICA 10 Jun 2020

#LockdownLessons: Manage your 'dough' with DoughGetters

Murray Barnetson and Willem Haarhoff, founders of DoughGetters Accounting, share how the company is surviving the Covid-19 storm...

By Evan-Lee Courie 8 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: How Hlengiwe Ndlela replaced failure with success

Giving up is just never an option for Hlengiwe Ndlela (33). She knows exactly how hard failure can knock one down. But she has overcome 'fail' multiple times, settling it with the final stamp of success...

5 Jun 2020

#StartupStory: Sifika Business Accountants pays it forward

A small gesture kick-started her business and now, eight years later, accountant Zandile Sifika is paying it forward by helping other SMMEs survive the fallout from Covid-19...

By Evan-Lee Courie 28 May 2020

Finding opportunity in crisis

Despite Covid-19 creating so much existential risk and uncertainty, or perhaps because of it, management accountants are well positioned to differentiate themselves and help their organisations prepare for an uncertain future as lockdowns are lifted...

By Andrew Harding & Sara Bux 27 May 2020

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