Cape Town homeowners hit by steep new municipal valuations – even Cyril Ramaphosa has been affected

Cape Town has published new municipal valuation rates of local properties. One estate agency says some of her clients saw their valuations triple. The new valuations will determine your municipal rates bill. You still have [...]

2019-03-08T15:50:51+00:00 March 8th, 2019|Articles|

Future generations ‘will have to work into their 80s to save for retirement’

A challenge for the financial planning industry is how to factor in ever-increasing life expectancies when it comes to retirement savings goals, according to Jacques Brown, a wealth manager at Private Client Holdings. "People will [...]

2019-01-18T16:05:39+00:00 January 18th, 2019|Articles|

Netflix, Facebook, and Google will probably have a new tax to pay in SA – and that will hit consumers

The National Treasury will now require US-multinationals who render services in South Africa to pay VAT. This means companies such as Netflix, Facebook and Google will be required to register for VAT, and pay the [...]

2018-11-30T10:18:10+00:00 November 30th, 2018|Articles|