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You pay to deregister for VAT

The Value Added Tax (VAT) Act is enshrined with provisions that allows a VAT registered person to deregister and also allows BURS...

Child poverty higher than adult poverty

In line with the SDGs, Botswana developmental initiatives, such the National Development Plan 11, Vision 2036 and the BPEPS, articulate...

Organisational Culture in Defiance of authentic Customer-centric...

Strategy and culture are among the primary levers that top leaders in any organisation have at their disposal to propel their organisations...

When do salary advances trigger PAYE?

I know quite well that Tax is not one of the easiest subjects or professions that one can come across as it is marred by divergent...

Risks incidental to staff termination

Exiting an employee is a very crucial process, as such it is important to understand the associated risks and embed controls proactively....

Pursuing customer centricity as a business strategy

In an article titled “Go-to-market Strategy,” Andy Hasselwander defines customer-centricity as thinking like a customer, paying attention...

Sage advice on Investing

In honor of legendary investor Warren Buffet, we have compiled some of his most memorable quotes containing great investment lessons.

Importation of second-hand vehicles hampers local markets

• Records show an increase from 3,000 units in 2007 to over 8,000 units by 2012. This figure more than doubled to over 17,000 in 2019....

PAYE on cars is not impacted by depreciation

The Income Tax Act prescribes that employees should be taxed on the pleasure which arises from using company vehicles for private...

Anglo aims to reduce CO2 emissions by 22%

• Meets its environmental goals early

VAT registration possible without P1m

Did you know that the VAT Act allows any person to register for VAT before their annual turnover exceeds P1m? This is, however, subject...

The risk of employee recruitment: People Risk Series (Part...

Imagine a situation where someone you don’t know has to come your house to stay long term and having access to all your assets and...

Best of the Best in Private Banking - The JP Morgan Private...

It is a given that in our quest to become the best private banks in the business and Africa’s leading private banking hubs, local...

RDC profits fall by 22.5%

• Chairman speaks of an “unprecedented year”

No terminal pay without BURS’ nod

Retrenchments are never a pleasant experience and they negatively affect people both economically and socially. On the tax side of...