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I’ve registered a Company, Help!

I’ve registered a Company, Help!

So, for the most part it's pretty easy for you to register a company yourself. You can do that at CIPC. Though to be honest, I leave that up to our CIPC expert! But once you have registered your Company, and are now a proud business owner, here are the next few steps...

My top 10 tips for your new business

My top 10 tips for your new business

How exciting, you started a business. You have a passion and a dream and ready to roll! Maybe you even have some customers already. So before you become a huge overnight sensation, here are my top tips for your new business : 1) Start immediately on an invoicing...

Why social media is important!

Why social media is important!

You have a great product or service, you have a to-do list a mile long, why on earth do you still need to make time to play around on Facebook? Because it's important. Simple. It's not a great thing to have a website and a Facebook page anymore - it's the bare...

Your business personality

Your business personality

Your business is a real living embodiment of your goals, dreams, products or services. You want to build a brand that invokes a feeling. Think of your business as an identity outside of yourself (but always true to yourself!) The reality is that it can be very easy to...

2018 Efiling procedure tips

2018 Efiling procedure tips

The 2018 tax season is almost halfway - remember there are only 4 months this year, not 5 - and will close on the 31st of October 2018. We file close to 300 personal tax returns at nhb.accountant and have done so for over 20 years now. So we do have a good idea of...

Budget and Compliance

Budget and Compliance

Budget, cashflow forecast, tax planning - these are all new considerations when you start your business. To ignore this could see you running into trouble, no matter how good your product, service or passion for your business! Budgeting is vital. How much do you need...

nhb.business loves, well, all things business!

nhb.business loves, well, all things business!

We are passionate about all things business here ? So what business services are on offer at nhb.business (which combines nhb.accountant and nhb.businesscoach)? The favorite part of my day, is anything involving Business Strategy and Business Coaching. Have a dream? I...

The importance of pricing

The importance of pricing

One of the Items I review as part of my Business Strategy Program, is Pricing. Depending on your business, it can mean a quick review or an in-depth process to get it right. Here are some of the important considerations to consider when you look at your product or...

Provisional Tax

One of the more confusing tax types for clients entering the business or freelance environment, is Provisional Tax. Year end tax, in its big picture scenario, is relatively simple to understand. Once the year end has closed, declare your income and expenses, and pay...

Tax Types

Tax Types

With so many different tax types, it's no wonder tax and compliance can be daunting for a new business. Here's the basics of some of the more common tax types you might come across : • Paye ~ a monthly tax deducted from staff or contractors, by a registered employer....

Competition in Business

Competition in Business

As part of my Business Strategy Programs for nhb.business, we carefully review the competition in your business. And this is not a bad thing. Competition is healthy. All of us appreciate a competitive rate or better service when we are the consumer, so we need to...

The complexities of VAT Registrations

Most small, or new businesses avoid or delay registering for VAT, until they absolutely have to. When do you have to register for VAT? When your turnover reached R1 million in a 12 month period. (This is the main indicator, but there are other considerations and...

Why a life coach!

Why a life coach!

As a business coach I'm focused on business. I want to talk about your business, look at the numbers and then see how you can build on that. But I know, sometimes, the business will improve, if we you take care of yourself first. And that is why we have life coach...

Marketing with minimal budget

Marketing with minimal budget

The problem is that you need to spend money to make money, right. Well... here are some low budget ideas that can make a difference to your sales. Start a blog | Write about what you know, write with passion and write about your story. You don't need to be the best...

Tax time is here!

Tax time is here!

Tax season opened on the 1st of July, and today, on the 4th of July, the first batch of refunds were paid! Sars has assured 7 day-turnaround for the returns with no verifications, so once again, smooth sailing as long as SARS doesn't need to review your documents. I...

So many online resources!

How lucky are we? The wealth of information still available on the internet is just amazing. It can be daunting to keep up with what is out there and sometimes easier to just ignore new apps or programs, and stick to what works. I strongly recommend taking just an...

When is the right time to form a Company

When is the right time to form a Company

So you are a sole proprietor or a freelancer, you're doing quite well and business is good When is the right time to form a company? This, for me, comes down to four specific areas to consider : 1️⃣ Tax and Turnover 2️⃣ Suppliers 3️⃣ Brand Appeal 4️⃣ Risk Tax is the...

Get more organised

Like most entrepreneurs, you probably don't have enough hours in a day. That's not going to change, but with some good strategies you can try make the most out of the ones you have. ✅ Take 10 minutes, enjoy your coffee, and plan. It sets the tone for the day, it helps...

Why use a tax practitioner to file your return

Why use a tax practitioner to file your return

Yes, there are many simple returns. And often those returns get filed, and refund paid within two days. Maybe you need to upload your documents and then your refund is paid. Simple. Why do you need an accountant to file your return? ? We are qualified in all things...

Why accountants don’t like turnover tax

Why accountants don’t like turnover tax

Don't get me wrong, I like the idea of any tax that is simple to comply with and fair to the market it appeals to. In this case, micro businesses. I even have clients on this tax system... but they are less than 1% of our client base. Micro businesses are considered...

Why you should file your tax return early

Sars has shortened tax season by one month and I am happy about that! Yes, it means filing all our clients returns in 4 Months instead of 5, but really 4 Months is more than enough time! Why? Because we file more than half our returns in the first and last months. The...

What is business coaching

What is business coaching

Business coaching for me, is helping you BUSINESS better. “Business” is everything anything that crazy business owners do to succeed, make profit and hopefully pay all the bills at the end of the month!  Its a crazy world where you are usually surviving on coffee...

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