New CIPC Compliance for Non-Profit Companies in 2020

From 1 January 2020, the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (“CIPC”) will make it mandatory for companies, before submitting their annual returns, to complete a compliance questionnaire. This will intensify the CIPC’s compliance enforcement as the questionnaire will be used Continue reading →

Section18A Audit Certificate

Section18A Audit Certificate You will know that section 18A of the Income Tax Act (“the Act”) enables South African taxpayers to deduct, from their taxable income, donations made to an approved public benefit organisation (“approved PBO”), if that donation is Continue reading →

Funding – top 10 deadly sins!

Funding – the top ten deadly sins! In 30 years of working with donor-funded organisations, we have been witness to many practices and shortcomings in relation to funding that have had a negative effect on the organisation concerned. Based on Continue reading →

The NPO regulatory framework in SA

Choppy Waters or Plain Sailing? For those embarking on their maiden voyage in the non-profit sector, and for seasoned sailors, the regulatory framework for nonprofit organisations can be intimidating and confusing. Our message, as consultants to the sector, is that Continue reading →

NPO regulatory system

On Wednesday 11 May, the DPME shared  the findings of an implementation evaluation of the NPO regulatory system at a dialogue meeting with a small group of NPO leaders in Cape Town.  One of the striking findings was the multiple Continue reading →

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