Mitzie is accredited with most Life Assurance Companies as well as Medical Schemes in SA to give advice on their products. She has been playing an important role in the industry for approximately 23 years and have received many awards for her time spent actively participating in the field.
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It is well known that trusts and estates have been under the magnifying glass of the South African Revenue Service (SARS) for a while now. This led to the introduction of an anti-avoidance measure (Section 7C of the Income Tax Act) effective from 1 March 2017, whereby SARS accesses growth in a trust. SARS wanted a way to access growth in assets, which people historically deliberately moved into a trust and thereby “froze” the value of the estate for estate duty purposes.read more
We often like to think “it won’t happen to me.” It’s human nature. Unfortunately, the truth is that an injury or illness can happen to any of us – at any time. If it does, it can impact your ability to do your job and earn an income.read more
The National Department of Health (NDoH) has advised that the first confirmed case of COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) has been reported in Kwa-Zulu Natal. To allay possible fears regarding cover for Medihelp patients, you can advise your clients of the following key factors to consider.read more
The laws around tax for South Africans who live and work abroad have changed and it’s important to work out whether or not you are now expected to pay tax on income you earn outside of the country. Carla Rossouw tackles this complex topic.read more
The South African Revenue Service (SARS) have put several tax incentives in place to encourage us to save more for our retirement and other long-term goals. As the end of the tax year is approaching, now is a good time to maximise the available tax benefits.read more
2020 Contribution Adjustments: Medshield Medical Scheme – Premium Plus – 12.5% increase.read more
To recap, we can honestly say that 2019 was an extraordinarily good year for Bonitas. Not only did we meet the target of 46 000 new members, but exceeded it and reached a remarkable figure of 50 680.read more
Any entrepreneur in the start-up phase will tell you that running a new business is often a cause of stress and anxiety, and not a carefree escape from the nine-to-five that outsiders might perceive it to be.read more
It seems that the writing is on the wall for the traditional nine to five job. The world is becoming increasingly agile and flexible as employees juggle multiple jobs and incomes. You might call them hustlers, moonlighters or side jobbers but one thing is certain, there are more of them in the market today than ever before.read more