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PKF is one of the largest mid-tier accounting firms in South Africa, providing high-quality audit, accounting, tax and business advisory solutions.
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PKF works with entrepreneurial businesses of all sizes. What gives us most satisfaction is taking on an ambitious business and helping it to rise up and become one of our major clients. We have the skills and experience to help you take your business forward, giving you the focused support that developing businesses need.
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Our worldwide network is made up of experienced and trusted advisors from independent member firms globally, enabling the sharing of expertise and experience. The PKF network collaborate to deliver solutions in a timely and professional manner, which underpins our ability to offer you globally relevant advice, grounded in local knowledge.
How to avoid conflict when a trust founder dies
SARS Introduces document encryption to protect taxpayer confidentiality
As from 28 August 2023, the South African Revenue Services (hereafter “SARS”) has embarked on a mission to protect documents with passwords in order to ensure that the intended recipient can access the information.
Trust income vested in non-residents: proposed amendments
In terms of current law, should trust income be vested in a discretionary beneficiary of such trust during the same year of assessment in which it is received by or accrues to the trust, the income flows through the trust as a conduit and is taxed in the hands of the beneficiary.