IRP5s – The Employer’s responsibility

IRP5s – The Employer’s responsibility

IRP5s – The Employer’s responsibility   Being an entrepreneur and a boss isn’t easy; there’s only one of you and about a thousand responsibilities that you have to stay on top of. Naturally, one of those responsibilities is making sure that each of your employees is issued

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What iCann do to stop cybersquatting!

What iCann do to stop cybersquatting!

What iCann do to stop cybersquatting! Like never before, digital channels and offshore server hosting breeds the potential for the abuse of reputable brands. Cybersquatting involves the bad faith registration of domain names by third parties. Cyber-squatters exploit the first-come, first-served domain name registries, a common motive

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What’s in a name?

What’s in a name?

What’s in a name? Athletes and celebrities’ images are personal brands on which they rely to earn an income via endorsements. Endorsement income often far exceeds salaries paid by respective clubs and countries, by up to 4 times in the case of athletes like Rafael Nadal. The

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WHEN CAN THE TAX MAN COME KNOCKING?

WHEN CAN THE TAX MAN COME KNOCKING?

When can the Tax Man come knocking? The collection, assessment or otherwise relating to tax is governed by the Tax Administration Act 28 of 2011 (“the TAA”). It is in terms of the TAA that the South African Revenue Service (“SARS”) is entitled to assess any tax

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The benefits of hedging Intellectual Property

The benefits of hedging Intellectual Property

Every business contains or has the potential to develop Intellectual Property! Be it in the form of a brand, logo, a catch phrase, design, formula, code, unique activity or the like. It is vital to identify, value, protect and develop your IP as soon as is feasible.

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Legal Tax Saving Tips

Legal Tax Saving Tips

South Africans are taxed more relative to income and service delivery than in any other jurisdiction on the Planet. Savvy tax planning and mitigation is thus highly rewarding for most high-net-worth individuals. South of the millennium, there was a clear distinction between tax “evasion” and “avoidance”, with

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