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Zambia: Sales Tax Bill published

Africa regulatory ENSight | 10 Apr 2019
BY Celia Becker
Zambia's value-added tax system is to be abolished and replaced with the Sales Tax Bill, which was presented to parliament for its first reading on 2 April 2019.
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Five easy steps to POPI compliance

technology, media and telecommunications | 09 Apr 2019
BY Ridwaan Boda, Wilmari Strachan
While ensuring compliance might seem overwhelming, it can in fact be achieved in five easy steps.
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Time is of the essence … procedurally speaking

employment | 09 Apr 2019
BY Naa’ilah Abader
A recent South African case illustrates that an important element of procedural fairness is to ensure that disciplinary proceedings, including any appeal processes, are concluded expeditiously.
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tax revenews | issue 23

tax revenews | 02 Apr 2019
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tax revenews | issue 23
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Soul destroying – perhaps not!

IP | 02 Apr 2019
BY Ilse du Plessis
Chicken Licken defends its Soul trade mark.
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Amazon: lessons from the world’s biggest brand

IP | 02 Apr 2019
BY Rachel Sikwane
Brand owners will undoubtedly welcome any efforts made by the world’s largest retailer to tackle the scourge of counterfeiting.
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Chips – a hot topic in South Africa

IP | 02 Apr 2019
BY Gaelyn Scott
A recent ruling of the ARB on adverts for McCain chips gives an interesting insight into the new adverting regulatory regime.
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Parody and abuse

IP | 02 Apr 2019
BY Gaelyn Scott
A long-running legal dispute in the USA involving the brand Louis Vuitton is interesting. Not only does it deal with parody as a defence to trade mark infringement, but it also deals with trade mark …
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South African patents, registered designs and patent and design applications: substantial fee increase imminent

IP | 19 Mar 2019
BY Joanne van Harmelen
As of 1 April 2019, the official fees payable on South African patents, registered designs, and patent and design applications will be significantly increased for corporate entities.
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tax revenews | issue 22

tax revenews | 19 Mar 2019
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tax revenews | issue 22
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Africa tax in brief

tax | 12 Mar 2019
BY Celia Becker
The latest tax developments across Africa
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Not all dividends are ordinary

tax | 12 Mar 2019
BY Michael Reifarth
Shareholders should therefore carefully evaluate the economic effect as well as the tax implications of the relevant options available to them before making an election in respect of a particular for…
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Proposed amendments to clarify income tax treatment of statutory mergers

tax | 12 Mar 2019
BY Robert Gad, Megan McCormack, Jo-Paula Roman
Proposed amendments to clarify income tax treatment of statutory mergers.
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Reportable arrangement: proposed reporting burden on mining companies and rehabilitation trusts

Africa Business in Brief | 12 Mar 2019
BY Kristel van Rensburg
Reportable arrangement: proposed reporting burden on mining companies and rehabilitation trusts
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Tax revolt can lead to sequestration, conviction

11 Mar 2019
BY Peter Dachs
Over the past few years, there has been discussion about a "tax revolt" in SA.
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