Archive for Oct 2011

BUYING PROPERTY FOR A COMPANY-TO-BE-FORMED: WATCH YOUR WORDING!

You have found the perfect property, at the right price – now can you buy it in the name of a company that has not yet been incorporated? Indeed you can – a “pre-incorporation contract” is intended to bind the company as and when it is formed. But don’t – in the excitement of the…

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CENSUS 2011: READ ALL ABOUT IT!

Get ready for Census 2011, to run from 10 to 31 October – Stats SA says the questionnaire should take about 45 minutes per household.  See preview examples on its website – The “Household” questionnaire at http://tinyurl.com/6xqsqjz The “Transient and Tourist Hotel” questionnaire at http://tinyurl.com/6yfbozg It is illegal (criminal penalties apply) to refuse to participate,…

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