SARS to impose hefty penalties for companies that fail to submit income tax returns

By: ProBonoMatters As from December 2018, companies that fail to submit their income tax returns will be slapped with hefty penalties, ranging from R250 to R16 000 per month. That’s a warning issued by the South African Revenue Service (SARS) in an email message sent to tax payers. It suggests that SARS is tightening the … Read moreSARS to impose hefty penalties for companies that fail to submit income tax returns

Eastern Cape craft work enters international channel via sporting activity: A Wallabies present

By: SATopShops The Wallabies may have lost against the Springbok on Saturday at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth but they went home with a valuable token of appreciation in form of a handcrafted rugby ball dressed in colorful beadwork and embroidery, crafted by Mvuzo Ntlantsana. The Queenstown craftsman, Ntlantsana, is a beneficiary of an initiative of the Eastern Cape … Read moreEastern Cape craft work enters international channel via sporting activity: A Wallabies present

Did you get a re-log-in prompt? Your Facebook account maybe compromised

  By: SATopShops Did you get an unexpected prompt to re-log-in into you Facebook account on Friday the 28th of September 2018? We did. If you also did get this Facebook re-log-in prompt, chances are, you are one of the 50 million Facebook subscribers whose account was compromised in a recent attack. Facebook has acknowledged … Read moreDid you get a re-log-in prompt? Your Facebook account maybe compromised

Is your unoccupied property adequately insured? Here’s what you need to know

Bertus Visser, Chief Executive of Distribution, PSG Insure Your holiday home might be in a sleepy seaside town where crime is the last thing on your mind. But your insurer is likely to see it differently. Because holiday properties are generally left unoccupied for long stretches of time, the risks associated with the property go … Read moreIs your unoccupied property adequately insured? Here’s what you need to know

Adam Catzavelos racist remark lead to closure of The Smokehouse and Grill

SATopShops Adam Catzavelos racist remarks continue to reverberate around his Family’s business interest, the latest being the closure of The Smokehouse and Grill restaurant in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, where he has a minority interest. The experience adds into a growing pile of cases showing that businesses can be punished for ethical value reasons. The restaurant was forced … Read moreAdam Catzavelos racist remark lead to closure of The Smokehouse and Grill

South African large shopping centers hit by a wave of bomb threats

SATopShops An array of bomb threats is hitting large South African shopping centers with the latest wave focused on on the Gauteng Province. The latest threats hit this week at the Mall of Africa in Midrand and the Sandton City attached Nelson Mandela Square. And South Gate Mall suffered the same fate on Friday, August … Read moreSouth African large shopping centers hit by a wave of bomb threats