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The ideal “in practice” patient journey

Courtesy Point de Vue - Essilor Ensuring that a patient’s ‘journey', from the moment they enter the practice to the follow-up collection visit, is as effective as it can possibly be, means greater satisfaction for them. This converts to not only improved retention of your current patient base, but also higher

Your Tax Deadlines for September, and an Update on Tax Season 2018/19

ARTICLE COURTESY OF LDP Tel: 021 888 5600 | Fax: 021 888 5697/8 e-mail : info@ldp.co.za | Web site : www.ldp.co.za 10 Helderberg Street, Stellenbosch, 7600 Your third provisional payment for the 2018/2019 tax year is due on or by 30 September 2019. This payment is voluntary, and you only need to make it if you have underestimated your tax liability for the

Be Ready For SARS Employee Audits

ARTICLE COURTESY OF LDP Tel: 021 888 5600 | Fax: 021 888 5697/8 e-mail : info@ldp.co.za | Web site : www.ldp.co.za 10 Helderberg Street, Stellenbosch, 7600 “Forewarned is forearmed” (Wise old saying) SARS is having trouble meeting its revenue targets and this is clearly putting enormous pressure on the South African economy. Further economic deterioration in the economy will probably result in a downgrade

Are you worried about your investment in Shares?

For those of us who are invested in the share market, with the plan of providing an income once retired, the outlook has been rather gloomy. Over the past 3 years cash (money markets) have outperformed shares. Should I "park” my investments in cash, given the doom and gloom in

Reaction to NHI bill ill-informed – Dr Brian Ruff

The NHI Bill is a widely contested topic. While reactions to its implementation have been varied – the bill presents an opportunity to review both private and public healthcare, and produce a system that can provide high volumes of quality care at affordable costs. Dr Brian Ruff, co-founder of healthcare

What the decriminalisation of cannabis means for the workplace

By Lizle Louw and Shane Johnson, at Webber Wentzel Following the Constitutional Court's Prince judgment, cannabis use, possession and cultivation in South Africa has been decriminalised with adult persons now permitted to use, possess and cultivate cannabis in a private place for personal consumption. (See Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development and Others v Prince; NDPP and

Don’t Let a Death or Disablement Destroy Your Business

ARTICLE COURTESY OF LDP Tel: 021 888 5600 | Fax: 021 888 5697/8 e-mail : info@ldp.co.za | Web site : www.ldp.co.za 10 Helderberg Street, Stellenbosch, 7600   The greatest need in many small businesses is for cash flow. Picture this scenario: Three people start a business and after a few years it is beginning to make profit – in a year it will go cash

Youth Employment Tax Incentive Extended for Ten Years

ARTICLE COURTESY OF LDP Tel: 021 888 5600 | Fax: 021 888 5697/8 e-mail : info@ldp.co.za | Web site : www.ldp.co.za 10 Helderberg Street, Stellenbosch, 7600 There is chronic unemployment in the country and it is especially felt by the youth where up to 50% cannot find a job. The Employment Tax Incentive (ETI) is designed to encourage companies to employ “youths” (between

How tax returns will be easier this year, and should you file if you earn under R500,000?

ARTICLE COURTESY OF LDP Tel: 021 888 5600 | Fax: 021 888 5697/8 e-mail : info@ldp.co.za | Web site : www.ldp.co.za 10 Helderberg Street, Stellenbosch, 7600 “Death and taxes may be inevitable but they shouldn’t be related” (J.C. Watts Jr)” Tax season 2019 begins on 1 August (1 July for taxpayers who are registered for eFiling or have access to the MobiApp) and SARS

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