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How SAIBA is exploring new opportunities for you

Come and meet your new clients at the Roadshow I understand that you might be too busy to attend the current Roadshow, so I thought I would share some of the highlights with you.  I started the Roadshow at the State of the City Address in Pretoria at 8am, I was so afraid I would […]

How to use the SAIBA Hero Campaign to market your practice

These are your defining moments. We help you seize them, and make the most of every part of your career journey. SAIBA is the accounting body for everyone. We’re the accounting body for you. Here is how you can use our new Hero Campaign to showcase your own everyday victories. Share the SAIBA video onto […]

How to grow your business by assisting NPOs

SAIBA together with our associate organisations SACONO, SANGOCO, DMRN, PATIENT USER NETWORK, SANPOF and NANPOF which forms the Alliance of NPO Networks (ANNET), hosted World NGO Day and discussed the sector and how to develop new ways of doing business. World NGO Day is Celebrated in more than 86 countries and over six continents. More […]

How to Benefit from SONA as a SAIBA Member

The 2022 SONA address by President Ramaphosa’s lit a fuse in the accounting profession that will likely double your accounting service revenue in the next two years.   The impact of his speech will be even bigger than the positive impact we experienced with the removal of the audit for most companies in 2013, and even […]

How to make tax year-end easier for small business owners 

By Viresh Harduth, Vice President, Small Business, Sage Africa & Middle East  Many small business owners have their hands full with tax paperwork. If you’re one of them, the admin probably ranks low on the list of your favourite things to do. However, filing accurate tax returns and meeting the South African Revenue Service (SARS) deadlines is one of […]

How to Earn More by Being a SAIBA Member

On 2 February 2022, Dr Motsoaledi, Minister of Home Affairs, signed the new Critical Skills List. This list determines the skills or qualifications that are critical for South Africa’s economic growth. The list is used to determine which skills are in short supply and must be supplemented by skilled foreign workers.  The critical skills identified relevant […]

How to earn a fee from verifying Business Visas

SAIBA is exclusively recognised by the Department of Home Affairs to verify certain information provided by applicants for Business Visas. If someone from another country wants to establish a business or invest in a business in South Africa, they need a Business Visa. They can only get a Business Visa if you issue a certificate confirming […]

How to update your APL

Regulators (National Treasury, Department of Trade and Industry, SAQA, IRBA, SARS) have been requested by Parliament to implement new regulations to clamp down on unprofessional conduct by accountants and auditors.    This means that all SAIBA BAP(SA) designation holders are required to complete the Annual Practice License Assessment to continue practicing as an accountant.   Here is […]

How to use the SAIBA ISAR award to impress your clients?

SAIBA, in collaboration with Draftworx, has recently been awarded the ISAR (International Standards of Accounting and Reporting) Award by the UN.   With this award SAIBA designation holders are now Chief Value Officers. That means that you provide your clients with value reporting, giving them a holistic report on sustainable business practices.   Now you can say […]

How to save money with your SAIBA membership

SAIBA is always looking to create opportunity for our members, this means that all the membership packages are worth more than what they cost.   SAIBA also offers a range of discounted or free resources each year by running specials and discounts.   Here are ways on how you can save money with your SAIBA membership :   […]