Exemption of Services Under Supervision – New Consultation Paper – Impact on new Fit and Proper Requirements
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Exemption of Services Under Supervision – New Consultation Paper – Impact on new Fit and Proper Requirements

The FSCA published a new consultation paper on “Exemption of Services under Supervision” dated 31 July 2018. We highlight the proposed changes that impact the Fit and Proper requirements specifically.  The paper addresses more than just the Fit and Proper requirements and we will provide more details in a follow-up article. You can download the consultation…

Are you a Financial Planner to Healthcare Practitioners?
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Are you a Financial Planner to Healthcare Practitioners?

Did you know? Recently, a number of Financial Planners have contacted me regarding planning for Healthcare Practitioners. Their questions included: A doctor wants to explore options to reduce his tax liability. Can he register a Private Company? If so, would this be tax-efficient? A family member of the Healthcare Practitioner wants to invest in her…

How disastrous is the impact of the new VAT rate on a client’s investment?
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How disastrous is the impact of the new VAT rate on a client’s investment?

Much is being said about the new VAT rate of 15% that will become effective on 1 April 2018 in South Africa. Yes, we are talking about billions of Rands that it will raise, and as a consequence, leave consumers a little poorer, but I was keen to see the impact it will have specifically…