Mark Stewart: Gold, diamond excitement in mining sector

2015-02-16 11:20

Metals are struggling worldwide but certainly, gold and diamonds are what excites our global partners, says Mark Stewart of BDO South Africa.

Health inquiry: Netcare loses bid to block KPMG

2014-08-22 16:37

The South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has dismissed Netcare's application to block KPMG from working on a market inquiry into the private health sector.

Qualifying for turnover tax or not

2014-08-14 16:43

A Fin24 user is not sure when a business must register for turnover tax, since the term "personal service provider" is very wide.

Auditors probe prisons tender

2014-07-22 17:05

An auditing firm has been appointed to do a forensic investigation of a tender awarded by correctional services, says the department.

Foreign fiancé and donations tax

2014-02-21 13:25

A Fin24 user wants to know about the tax implications of her foreign fiancé providing her with money to buy property in SA.

Mobile will drive Africa's consumer tech

2013-09-30 11:05

In Africa mobile is still the top technology to drive business transformation, followed by data analytics and then cloud, shows a survey.

Companies face more BEE pressure

2013-05-30 13:23

A survey has highlighted the increasing pressure by customers on companies to comply with black economic empowerment.

Black firm bags R1.3bn Transnet contract

2013-03-25 11:44

Transnet has awarded its biggest contract - worth about R1.3bn - to local accounting firm SekelaXabiso over the next five years.

Authorities set to flex tax muscle

2013-02-06 14:07

Tax authorities are under strain and will intensify tax collections from a smaller pool of taxpayers, warns KPMG.

Nkandla 'born in arms deal sin'

2012-12-07 12:24

The initial upgrade of President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla homestead was funded by donations and arms deal-related payments when it was clear that Zuma didn't have the funds to pay for it, a forensic audit report has revealed.


No substance to Netcare application - KPMG

2014-08-25 15:15

There is no substance to Netcare's bid to stop KPMG from helping the Competition Commission's inquiry into the private health sector, says the firm.

KPMG wants EU bank reforms shelved

2014-08-21 11:15

KPMG has written to Europe's largest lenders saying a European Commission plan to separate banks' consumer and investment-banking arms should be shelved.

Auditors to probe prisons tender

2014-07-22 21:22

An auditing firm has been appointed to do a forensic investigation of a tender awarded by correctional services.

Capital gains tax or not

2014-06-25 15:23

A Fin24 user has invested in an offshore company trading on Wall St and wants to know when capital gains tax would apply, if at all.

Gordhan should cut tax to grow economy

2014-02-14 14:00

Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan should reduce tax rates to grow the economy and increase tax collections, suggests an expert.

UK watchdog scales back radical shake-up

2013-07-22 10:30

Britain's competition watchdog has ditched its more radical ideas for shaking up an accounting market dominated by the "Big Four" audit firms.

Insider trading charge for ex-KPMG auditor

2013-04-12 08:55

The US Justice Department has charged a former KPMG senior partner with insider trading with a friend who allegedly made more than $1m in illegal proceeds.

Nurse, daughter's assets forfeited

2013-02-22 21:27

The North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has issued an order to seize assets worth millions of rands from a Swaziland nurse and her daughter accused of fraud.

ANC says Zuma finances 'private'

2012-12-07 19:12

The ANC has said it wouldn't comment on a report claiming President Jacob Zuma had more benefactors than previously thought to cover his debts and expenses.

Zuma a 'kept politician', report reveals

2012-12-07 08:08

A secret auditor's report has revealed how benefactors funded President Jacob Zuma’s extravagant lifestyle by more than R7m - including Nelson Mandela, who wrote him a R1m cheque.

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