August 15, 2016

IMPLICATIONS OF ESTATE DUTY

 Estate duty is charged on the dutiable value of the estate in terms of the Estate Duty Act. The general rule is that if the taxpayer […]
August 15, 2016

ME, MY NEIGHBOUR AND THAT TREE

The house was just perfect – the right neighbourhood, well-established garden, beautiful trees waving graciously in the summer breeze with just the right amount of shade […]
August 15, 2016

DISPUTES WITH BODY CORPORATE: HOMEOWNERS’ REMEDIES

Our office recently dealt with a matter where the trustees of the body corporate of a certain sectional title scheme clamped the wheel of the car […]
August 15, 2016

TRUSTEES OF BODY CORPORATE NOT ALLOWED TO DISCONNECT ELECTRICITY OR WATER SUPPLY TO A SECTION AS A DEBT COLLECTION MEASURE

The default of levy payments is a frequent problem for the trustees of body corporates as well as the managing agent. It is the way in […]
July 27, 2016

HOW CAN I LAWFULLY EVICT MY TENANT?

You’ve discovered that the tenant renting your apartment has damaged several appliances, including the floor tiles due to irresponsible behaviour. Therefore, you have decided to terminate […]
July 27, 2016

THE LINK BETWEEN CGT AND INCOME TAX

The name “Capital Gains Tax” (CGT) can create the impression that CGT stands on its own as a separate tax from the rest of the taxes […]
July 27, 2016

SOME POINTERS FOR PLANNING YOUR ESTATE

The main aim of planning your estate is to ensure that as much of the accumulated wealth is utilised for your own benefit and for the […]
July 27, 2016

ACCEPTANCE OF ELECTRONIC FUNDS TRANSFER PAYMENT SPECIFICALLY IN SALE OF VEHICLES AND TRANSFER OF REGISTRATION ON ENATIS

Payments, better known as EFTs, have become a popular payment method in South Africa, accepted by many in lieu of cash or cheque payments. Many accept […]
June 10, 2016

HOW DO I REGISTER A TRUST?

A trust is an agreement between the person who owns the assets and the appointed trustees. A trust can be a good way to preserve your […]
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