Taxation of Trusts

In this third newsletter on Trusts, I want remind you what Mpho’s question was;“…. I am a business owner and I have a home valued at R5 Mil and I want to ensure that it is protected against creditors in case my business fails and I also want to make sure that the home...

Key points to note about running a Trust

This is the Part 2 of the series of newsletters that I am writing about Trusts. The first newsletter http://www.thuthuka-sa.co.za/is-it-time-to-have-a-trust…/ was all about Parties to a Trust. In this newsletter, I want to highlight the key points about how...

Is it time to have a Trust? Parties to a Trust

I received an email from one of our customers, I will call her Mpho. She wanted to know if she should register a family trust or not. Her email went as follows “…. I am a business woman and I have a home valued at over R5 Mil and I want to ensure that it is protected...

7 lessons our youth should know about money

Our youth are complaining that as parents, we do not teach them about money. Sometimes it is difficult because we might not know what to teach them but we don’t really have to be technical. We can teach them about the principles. Schools and universities don’t teach...