May 29, 2018


Cryptocurrency and blockchain has been the hot topic in the media the past year.  It is a concept that few truly understand, and could change the […]
October 8, 2018

Omheining van verliese (artikel 20A) vir natuurlike persone

Artikel 20A het met ingang van 1 Maart 2004 in werking getree. Hierdie artikel handel oor die omheiningsbepalings wat verhoed dat natuurlike persone hul belasbare inkomste […]
April 16, 2019

bdk Auditors are experts in putting plans in motion

Let us help you to develop the ideal audit strategy! Here at bdk Auditors, we can put plans in motion and guide your business to success! […]
May 6, 2019

Value-added remarks on value-added tax (VAT)

VAT is an integral part of our economic society and is something that influences everyone, especially businesses in South Africa.  In this article, we will discuss […]
August 28, 2019

What is an audit certificate?

The South African Revenue Service (“SARS”) issued Interpretation Note 112 (“IN112”) on 21 June 2019 to provide guidance on the interpretation and application of the audit […]
August 28, 2019

Spaarfondse voordele

Die drie spaarfondse wat voordeel inhou vir ‘n individu met aftrede, is ‘n pensioenfonds, uittree-annuïteitsfonds, en ‘n voorsorgfonds. Vanaf 1 Maart 2016 geld die volgende: Bydraes […]
January 17, 2020


Binding Private Ruling 330 (“BPR330”) was issued on 3 October 2019 and relates to the tax implications arising from distributions of dividends and other amounts from […]
January 17, 2020


Die einde van 2019 het aangebreek. Ons het dit dus goedgedink om ʼn kort opsomming vir u te gee van die belangrike onderwerpe wat gedurende die jaar aangeraak is.  CIPC JAARLIKSE OPGAWES  In terme van Artikel […]
February 5, 2020

Understanding the Diesel Refund Scheme

Farming is a qualifying activity under the Diesel Refund Scheme. Most farming enterprises will qualify to be registered for the Diesel Refund Scheme. The person carrying on the farming enterprise […]
February 5, 2020

What to do when the taxman comes?

With the tax filing season for individuals now closed, taxpayers may find themselves with tax debt that is due. This may be due to administrative penalties […]
April 15, 2020

Practical Considerations in Claiming SARS COVID-19 Relief

While South Africa is currently in a state of lockdown during which a significant number of businesses have had to cease operations, some relief from a […]
April 15, 2020

The give and take of share transfers

Many business transactions are concluded in terms of section 42 of the Income Tax Act. The section essentially allows a transfer of an asset by a […]
April 30, 2020

A single supply of services: which VAT rate applies?

On 3 April 2020, the Supreme Court of Appeal delivered a judgement against Diageo South Africa (Pty) Ltd (“Diageo SA”) in a value-added tax (“VAT”) matter […]
April 30, 2020

Transferring assets from persons to companies

Many business transactions are concluded in terms of section 42 of the Income Tax Act. This section essentially allows a transfer of an asset by a […]
June 3, 2020

Tax statutes: It’s all about context

Decisions of South Africa’s courts are an essential source of law. The courts uphold and enforce the Constitution and develop common law that is consistent with […]
July 2, 2020

Timeframe for the export of goods during the Covid-19 pandemic

Interpretation Note 30 (“IN 30”) by the South African Revenue Service (“SARS”) explains the requirements that need to be adhered to and prescribes the documentary proof, […]
July 2, 2020

Setting your business up for expansion

When businesses expand, they often look beyond national borders. With such an expansion, there are several added advantages for establishing a holding company, which then owns […]
August 4, 2020

SARS auto-assessment SMS communication

In response to COVID-19, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) has tried to simplify the tax filing process for individual taxpayers and remove the need to […]
August 4, 2020

Does your home office qualify you for a tax deduction?

As the old adage goes, change is as good as a holiday. But the way that the novel coronavirus has shaken up the world we live […]
December 5, 2022

Deducting bond interest when using an access bond facility

You can use a loan re-advance against your house to purchase a rental property, and get the interest allowed as a tax deduction – it just […]
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