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Ultimate Guide To Business Tax in South Africa

As a new business owner, you’re excited about “launching the dream”. But, you forgot about the admin that comes with it. Along with running your business, you need to ensure you comply with SARS. Your excitement has now become overshadowed by that filthy three letter word – tax. But, paying SARS doesn’t need to be […]

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Measuring Your Company’s Efficiency

Could your business be running better? It might take time before your business finds its groove. As the expression goes, ‘Rome wasn’t built in a day’. But in the longer term, it is crucial to ensure that all your channels are running to the best of their ability. Why should you analyse your business’ efficiency? […]

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Small Business Budget Planning: Where to Start

Budget planning. Probably one of the most daunting phrases for young entrepreneurs. With your business just getting off the ground and success within reach, you’re now expected to stop everything and tally up your earnings. Maybe you’re wondering whether making a budget plan is even worth it. There are so many other business obligations using […]

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5 Must-Have Tools For Small Businesses in 2018

Let’s face it, managing your business AND employees is not easy. While you’re out generating leads, your staff are in the office left to their own devices. While you want to trust they’re doing their job, knowing your company is in the hands of others is a daunting thought. This is especially so if you […]

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Starting a New Business: Your Ultimate Checklist

You have the idea, but no clue how to get this business off the ground. Opening a company in South Africa can be a daunting task. This is especially true if it’s your first rodeo, and you don’t have the budget to acquire the services of a business incubator. At Reporting Solutions, we understand the […]

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How SMEs Can Outsource Work Effectively in 2018

Having a lot of work seems like a good kind of a problem to have when you’re running a small business. More work, more money, more growth…right? But, what if the extra work coming in is just a bit too much and inconsistent? Maybe you don’t have the financial means to hire someone full-time right […]

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5 Benefits of Outsourcing Your Business’ Accounting and Payroll Services

When you started your business, you probably didn’t realise that you’d be wearing so many different caps. Suddenly, you’re the one responsible for handling, not only the core business, but all the financial and administrative obligations that go with it! What’s worse is that you don’t have enough time to deal with the parts of […]

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Government Funding and Grants Available to SMEs

Let’s face it, starting a new business can be tough, especially when that business requires a large initial investment. But, did you know that your much needed capital investment could come from government funding and grants? If your business qualifies, government funding and grants can be a feasible way to get the money you need […]

Budget Speech 2018: What Does It Mean For Small Business?

Budget Speech 2018: What Does It Mean For Small Business? The 2018 National Budget Speech was one of the most anticipated speeches to date. Following the departure of our former president Jacob Zuma, there is a glimmer of hope for South Africa’s historically rocky economy. With investment downgrades sweeping the nation in 2017, citizens (and […]