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Why marketing is your lifeline in a recession

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In our ever-evolving business landscape recessions are inevitable. And, while it’s natural for business owners to want to tighten their belts during economic downturns, history shows that it’s the perfect time to invest in marketing.

10 Reasons why you need a CA for your business

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Whether you employ five or 200 employees, businesses of this size are commonly regarded as the backbone of our economy, driving innovation, and creating jobs. However, as the owner of a business of this size, the chances are you’re wearing many hats.

Your guide to understanding estate duty

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Planning for the future involves more than just accumulating wealth; it requires understanding the intricacies of estate duty – the tax imposed by SARS on your estate after you die. Here’s what you need to know to ensure your legacy is preserved while minimising tax liabilities.

Why a will is vital for estate management and tax efficiency

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When it comes to planning, few things are as important as creating a will. A will serves as your voice beyond the grave, ensuring that your wishes are respected, and your loved ones are cared for. Beyond the emotional comfort it provides, a well-structured will plays a pivotal role in managing tax liabilities and simplifying estate distribution.

Trustees: your new role as a third-party data provider to SARS

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Are you a trustee of a resident trust in South Africa? Brace yourself for significant changes as SARS now demands that trustees become third-party data providers. In this blog, we’ll dive into the increased reporting requirements, explore potential challenges, and offer expert advice on navigating this new landscape to ensure compliance and transparency.

Mastering the balance: 5 tips for business stress management

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Running a business can be overwhelming, but don’t let stress hinder your success. Our latest blog reveals five practical strategies to manage stress and achieve a healthy work-life balance. Prioritise yourself, delegate tasks, set boundaries, connect with peers, and practice stress reduction techniques. Boost your well-being and watch your business performance increase.

Make the right choice for filing your tax return

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Filing your taxes can be overwhelming, but before you go the DIY route, consider the potential pitfalls. Late filings and errors can cost you big time. Discover the benefits of hiring a professional accountant to handle your taxes. They’ll save you time, optimise your return, and ensure you’re compliant with tax regulations. Say goodbye to stress and hello to peace of mind.

Essential practices for mastering your business’s financial management

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Financial management is the backbone of a thriving business. Discover the key practices to make informed decisions, optimise revenue, and ensure long-term stability. From strategic financial planning to effective cost management and revenue stream optimisation, this blog post unveils the secrets to financial mastery. Learn how to control costs, manage cash flow, analyse profit margins, make smart investments, and leverage professional advice. Take charge of your business’s financial future today and achieve your goals.

Should your financial management be in-house or outsourced?

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Struggling to decide between hiring an in-house financial manager or outsourcing your accounting needs? This comprehensive comparison breaks down the pros and cons of each option. In-house managers provide expertise and control but can be expensive and inflexible. Outsourced accountants offer a broad range of expertise, flexibility, and cost-effectiveness, but less direct control. The decision ultimately depends on your business’s needs, size, and financial situation.

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