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    Small Business Corporation Regime – taking the sting out of tax on those early profits

Small Business Corporation Regime – taking the sting out of tax on those early profits

Tax season is open – and SARS is on a mission this year. Fiscal budgets are under immense pressure. Political and economic circumstances in SA is causing an exodus of both tax payers and taxable assets. Many wealth management firms make a living purely from helping high net worth individuals move their income generating assets abroad.

This means that tax […]

By |July 25th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments|

Client Profile: Between 10and5

Meet Between 10and5, a creative industry company based in Johannesburg. Founder Uno de Waal and his team have been using Xero’s cloud accounting capabilities to build a leading company in media, influencer management, video content creation and events over the last half a decade. They boast top end brand clients like Nando’s, Mini, Adidas and many more.

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    June Thought Piece: Rise of the machine – how machine learning is enabling accountants to move from record keepers to strategic advisors for entrepreneurs

June Thought Piece: Rise of the machine – how machine learning is enabling accountants to move from record keepers to strategic advisors for entrepreneurs

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are two major buzzwords of late. Progress in this field of technology will undoubtedly alter the world as we know it in decades to come. Very real progress in the field of cloud accounting is already enabling business owners to do more, faster – enabling incredible jumps in growth and profitability potential.

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Fundraising Gap Analysis and Fundraising Services

Are you ready to scale your company with a next tranche of capital? Get an in-depth analysis done by top financial professionals to identify your company’s ability, readiness and best avenues to obtain financing.

Requirements:

•       > R1m annual turnover

•       > 2 years of operations

•       Seeking to raise > R1m

For a limited time only, you can access top professional skills to […]

By |May 25th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments|
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    Thought piece – Unpacking the Tech Start-up and Scale-up Investor Landscape in SA

Thought piece – Unpacking the Tech Start-up and Scale-up Investor Landscape in SA

Getting access to the right seed and growth finance is critical to the success of most emerging technology companies. But finding the right investor can be a daunting task for any founding team. Different mandates, big egos, various terms, long lock-in periods just to start discussions and so many boxes to tick. In working on over R300 million worth […]

By |May 25th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments|

Meet OCFO’s SAIPA Accounting Trainees

These three young and bright junior accountants will be partaking in a 3 year articles programme. gradual Gradually exposing them to the exciting world of cloud accounting, tax, financial management and more in an environment that is technologically focused and entrepreneurially driven.

Meet Cathlin de Vos

“I am an extroverted goal-setter and goal-getter, I value time and getting things done”

Cathlin […]

By |May 25th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments|

International Finance Intern 

Meet Giada Pignatelli from Italy.

Giada recently graduated from the University of Bocconi with a Master of Science in Accounting, Financial management and Control. In 2016 she decided to take a 4-week course in structured and project finance at the Mumbai International School of Business, completing the course with a score of 100%.

“I applied for the intern position at […]

By |May 25th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments|

Section 12J Venture Capital

Section 12J Venture Capital Companies incentive now more attractive than ever

Over the last years, a lot of attention has been focused on the support for SME-sized companies. Most believe, government included, that the key to unlocking economic growth is within small business. But how can government incentivise the wealthy to assist in providing the funding needed to grow these […]

End of Financial Year Goals for Business Owners

Provisional Tax Deadline: 28 February

The second provisional tax deadline for submission and payment is due on 28 February. Make sure that your final tax planning for the financial year has been done and that your cash flow is in order for the relevant payments to be made. Unexpected accounting profits while there is no cash available to pay the […]

By |February 16th, 2017|Blog, Tax|0 Comments|

Outsourced CFO and The Board of Directors

Introduction

Chartered Accountants and Professional Accountants who work at Outsourced CFO are called OCFOs. As we all know, OCFOs are balanced people who are as capable of building complex, integrated and effective financial systems, as they are at being creative and open-minded in their work. However, there is little known about the three men who steer this vehicle daily, our […]

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