Why a Trust?

Tags: Trust Reading Time: 3 minutes The popularity of trusts has generally decreased in business, due to the tightening of tax provisions around trusts, reducing their effectiveness as a vehicle to legitimately reduce tax. More and more, however, our trust accounting...

10 Steps to understanding Trusts in SA

Tags: Trust Reading Time: 3 minutes Increasingly, individuals are appreciating the value of trusts in estate planning. Thanks to the continued growth in these vehicles, we offer dedicated trust accounting services to our clients. In this article, we explain the 10...

Subordination agreements, Covid & SARS

Tags: Tax consultant Reading Time: 3 minutes Many businesses in South Africa are finding themselves faced with liquidity pressures as a result of Covid-19 and the lockdown. The inability to trade for several months has translated to significant cash flow pressures for...

How NOT to kill workplace culture working remotely

Tags: Auditing and consulting firms Reading Time: 4 minutes The past six months have forced all of us out of our comfort zones. At MMS careers evolve as whole teams are working remotely, juggling home schooling, pets, not having access to extended hours of retail...

The Upside of Finance Human Capital & AI

Tags: Auditing and consulting firms Reading Time: 3 minutes In modern society, artificial intelligence (AI) has permeated the financial world in positive ways from virtual reality being used for compliance training to taking on machine learning for accurate forecasts....

Covid-19 Going Concern Considerations

Tags: Auditing and consulting firms Reading Time: 3 minutes Covid-19 and the South African lockdown has affected all industries across South Africa, casting doubt as to whether many businesses will continue operating successfully, if at all. Businesses that were...