Tax issues are of central importance to any business, whether a start-up or a thriving establishment. With proper planning, companies can mitigate the effect of taxes on their business activities. We have extensive experience in advising our clients on the tax issues that must be considered before taking any number of corporate actions. Tax advice and planning usually starts with appropriately structuring a new business and its compensation arrangements with key participants and lasts through a sale of the business or other corporate reorganizations.
We help clients entering the South African market design and implement tax structures that are practical and tailored to your local operations. We help address regulatory issues to protect your business from unforeseen exposure.
We represent clients before pertinent government agencies, local government units and the courts in assessment and refund cases involving national taxes, local taxes, and customs duties.
Our seasoned tax professionals work closely with tax specialists nationwide to deliver tax and customs advocacy services in various industries like information technology, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, and mining industries. We execute proven strategies to help clients resolve tax and customs controversies. Longstanding professional relationships with government agencies enable us to pursue the right remedies before the relevant tax authorities.