POPIA – ARE YOU READY?

MD’s email sent out for this post | https://bit.ly/39Tf5hF   The POPIA (The Protection of Personal Information Act) compliance deadline is 30 June 2021. If you have not yet attended to the development of a POPIA implementation and compliance framework to ensure that your business complies with POPIA, you should act now. Compliance with POPIA, […]

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Justice on 100 day countdown to be POPIA compliant

24 Mar 2021 Today marks 100 days to the deadline for public and private bodies to ensure that their processing of personal information conforms to the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA). In preparation for the full implementation and enforcement of POPIA on 1 July 2021, the Information Regulator (IR) has prioritised the following processes. […]

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PAIA manual | MD ACCOUNTANTS AND AUDITORS INCORPORATED | Date of revision: 15/12/2020

Click on the image below to access the updated manual for MD: (https://www.mdacc.co.za/index.php/paia-manuals/)

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CIPC Regulatory Compliance Obligations to re-commence 01 DECEMBER 2020

We draw your attention to the CIPC Notice 49 of 2020 advising that CIPC will begin regulatory compliance obligations again with effect from 01 December 2020. The CIPC had previously advised that the filing period for Annual Returns which fell within the National Lockdown period, would be extended by two weeks after the national lockdown. […]

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Important Information: PAIA Manual

MD’s email sent out for this post | https://bit.ly/350iNmg   Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA) Manuals MUST be submitted by 31 December 2020! The Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA) requires that all public and private bodies compile a Section 51 Manual, a signed copy of which must be submitted to the South […]

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Important Information for my Loved Ones

MD’s email sent out for this post | https://bit.ly/3ht9wrn Protect your loved ones with a professionally prepared Will When last did you update your Will?   A Last Will and Testament is the subject of much procrastination which often gets signed, placed somewhere for safekeeping and then forgotten about.  Please don’t make this mistake. In a […]

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Governance Alert 5 of 2020: CIPC Director Quick Reference Guide

From the IoDSA Corporate Governance Team CIPC Director Quick Reference Guide The Companies Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC) has issued a guideline in terms of Regulation 4 of the Companies Regulations 2011 which is designed to highlight specifically, although not exclusively, critical areas of the Companies Act No. 71 of 2008 that a director should be […]

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When last did you update your Will?

A Last Will and Testament is the subject of much procrastination which often gets signed, placed somewhere for safekeeping and then forgotten about.  Please don’t make this mistake. In a recent webinar, I attended for business owners, 28% had no will at all, a further 40% had never reviewed their will and less than 10% […]

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Director delinquency ruling – Stephanie Phillips | Compliance Officer

MD’s email sent out for this post | https://bit.ly/3eAHwRm We alert you to the recent High Court of South Africa judgement that has seen former SAA Chair, Dudu Myeni, being declared a delinquent director in terms of the Companies Act. Judge Ronel Tolmay found that Ms Myeni had comprehensively failed to fulfil her duties as […]

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Director delinquency ruling

“IoDSA welcomes delinquency ruling and calls for directors to commit to education Recent High Court of South Africa judgement has seen former SAA Chair, Dudu Myeni, being declared a delinquent director in terms of the Companies Act. Judge Ronel Tolmay found that Ms Myeni had comprehensively failed to fulfil her duties as a director and […]

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