Law

April 12, 2024

Can You Inherit from Someone You Have Merely Been Living With?

In South Africa, the number of couples who are permanently living together in life partnerships is increasing every year. What are the consequences that would ensue […]
August 29, 2023

Navigating the amendments to the Trust Property Control Act: Beneficial ownerships in South Africa

The Trust Property Control Act, a key piece of legislation governing South Africa’s trusts, recently underwent a substantial transformation with the passage of the General Laws […]
August 25, 2023

Estate planning in South Africa: Essential questions answered

Estate planning in South Africa: Essential questions answered Estate planning is a critical part of financial planning, yet it often gets overlooked. This process involves drafting […]
December 12, 2022

Transfer duty – No surprises: Part 2

The Transfer Duty Act 40/1949 (“the Act”) states that transfer duty (duty) is to be levied on any property acquired by any person by way of […]
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