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2021 Budget Summary

South Africa 2021 Budget Summary

It’s sometimes hard to believe that the Covid19 pandemic has been with us for over a year now, but here we are, and the 2021 Budget Speech is upon us once more. Like majority of governments around the world, footing the bill to cover the vast amount of expenses that have racked up due to… Read more »

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The Ironworks Apartment

Exclusive: Apartment for sale in Woodstock, Cape Town *SOLD*

*SOLD* Ultra Modern One Bedroom Apartment – The Ironworks Woodstock R1 798 000 Ultra Modern One Bedroom Apartment This bright, north facing 52sqm sixth floor apartment is located in the new Ironworks building in trendy Woodstock. Scandi-style design with modern finishes including semi-block out roller blinds, engineered oak wood flooring and LG Artcool air conditioner…. Read more »

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Exclusive Use Areas

Exclusive Use Areas In Sectional Title Properties

Following on from our article on Buying in a Sectional Title Scheme, we delve a bit more deeply into Sectional Title Schemes, more specifically Exclusive Use Areas (EUA). To recap, a Sectional Title Scheme is a complex or development where a person purchases a section together with an undivided share in the common property. Sectional… Read more »

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Foreign Exchange & Transferring Money Abroad

From Trump to the constant uncertainty around Brexit, China’s growing influence throughout the world and the current situations in Iran and Syria, it’s safe to say the world is a rather unpredictable place at the moment. Of course, all this unpredictability has effects that are far reaching and one of those is currency. On a daily… Read more »

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The Ramaphosa Effect On The Rand

Since the last few trading days in November the value of the Rand has appreciated significantly when measured against the Dollar, the Euro and the Pound. In the days leading up to the African National Congress (ANC) conference, 18th Dec 2018, we saw an ailing Rand where political and economic risks were generously priced into the… Read more »

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VAT & Property

Recently, after much speculation, then Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba (now replaced by Nhlanhla Nene) announced a raise of the percentage of Value Added Tax (VAT) from 14% to 15%, effective from the 1st of April 2018. While many wonder whether this is the way forward, it should be noted that VAT hasn’t had an increase… Read more »

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Motor Vehicle Registration for Non Residents

UPDATE (04/09/2018): Many of our clients are struggling at the Traffic Department to register vehicles or obtaining a Traffic Register Number.  We have tried to get further information from the Traffic Department with no success, and therefore the information in this article serves as a guideline using the information we were able to obtain previously… Read more »

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You and Your UK Pension

Reviewing a UK Pension – Do I need to move it upon arrival? Speak to anyone relocating from the UK who has a UK pension and they will tell you that they’ve been approached by a financial advisor recommending their pension is moved to a QROPS². Often the approach is made within a short time… Read more »

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Brexit & The Currency

We’re now into month four after the Brexit referendum.  The leave campaign was looking like it would suffer a defeat at the hands of the stay campaigners, but as we all know, what would come around at 2am the following morning would be the biggest upset in the governments history. The uncertainty has spooked the… Read more »

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