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Understanding Government’s Renewable Energy Generation Tax Incentive

You have until March 2025 to take advantage of the enhanced renewables tax incentive. The South African government last year introduced a generous tax incentive to spur immediate private investment in renewables, and to support businesses that might not have been able to invest in renewable energy without it. Any taxpayer conducting business activities can […]

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Your Business may now be Required to 'FICA' Your Clients

Your Business may now be Required to ‘FICA’ Your Clients.

At Caveat Legal, we are committed to keeping you informed about regulatory changes that may affect your business operations. Many of you will be aware of the changes to the Financial Intelligence Centre Act (FICA) and, in particular, the addition of further categories of ‘Accountable Institutions’, such as high-value goods dealers, credit providers and crypto

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Business Acquisition: How to Acquire a Company in Five Steps

Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) are often the most effective way for companies to transform their businesses, whether through acquiring or divesting of businesses or subsidiaries, acquiring technology or supply chains, investing in new product lines, or entering or exiting markets. What is a corporate acquisition? An acquisition is defined as a corporate transaction where one

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8 Benefits to Outsourcing Corporate and Commercial Legal Work

As each business grows, its legal needs increase. In the early days, the need is for help with a contract here and there, so briefing a law firm makes the most sense. But as the business grows, it usually employs more staff, enters into more transactions and has greater compliance obligations. At this point it’s

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Employment Questions Arising from the COVID-19 Lockdown

For those with employment questions arising from the lockdown, please find below summary points in relation to employees working and/or being paid during lock down:     If your business falls within one of the essential services designated by government, you are entitled to require your employees to work during the lockdown period. Remember that all

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Remote Businesses Thrive as COVID-19 Picks Up Speed

Organisations the world over are racing to adapt their operations to accommodate the remote working of staff. In most cases, this involves investing in large numbers of laptops and other electronic devices. This is in addition to measures necessary to protect office-based employees’ health through educational communications, extra sanitizing and ventilation measures, and cover for

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