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  • February 15, 2018

    Wedding bells?

    Every girl dreams of a fairy tale wedding.  The perfect husband, dress, venue and let us not forget, the ever popular “happily ever after.”  Unfortunately, the […]
    December 12, 2017

    Drinking and driving – These are your rights

    Each year during the festive season, South Africans are confronted with more stringent road blocks and possible arrests for driving under the influence of alcohol. The […]
    November 14, 2017

    Unopposed and opposed divorce: What’s the difference?

    My spouse said that he/she won’t ‘give me a divorce’. What can I do? Your spouse can oppose the divorce, but it is the Court that […]
    November 9, 2017

    What does the Deeds Office do?

    The Deeds Office is responsible for the registration, management and maintenance of the property registry of South Africa. If you are planning on buying a house, […]
    October 13, 2017

    Renting or selling property to foreigners

    Renting property in South Africa is a straightforward process. The country has a vast selection of rental accommodation including bachelor flats in apartment blocks, Victorian cottages, […]
    August 25, 2017

    TRUSTS AND INDEPENDENT TRUSTEES: WHY AN INDEPENDENT TRUSTEE?

    In the Supreme Court of Appeal case, Land and Agricultural Bank of South Africa v Parker, the dilemma of insufficient separation between the control and enjoyment […]
    August 25, 2017

    DEATH AND TAXES

    “…in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes” Benjamin Franklin, in 1789 Have you considered seeing a professional regarding your Estate […]
    August 21, 2017

    WILL, IT HOLD UP?

    Is your current Will valid? Do you have your originally signed Will? Is it kept in a safe place? Do you know who your executor is? […]
    July 26, 2017

    TAXATION LAWS AMENDMENT BILL 2017

    Interest free loans or low interest loans to trusts and related companies – sec 7C revisited. In our circular dated the 10th of January 2017 we […]
    July 12, 2017

    Can I get refunded if I’m sold a defective car?

    Ford South Africa has been forced to recall more than 4500 Kuga Ecoboost 1.6 litre models manufactured between December 2012 and February 2014. Ford South Africa’s […]

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