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South African Revenue Service (Sars) Implements New Rules for the Customs and Excise Client Accreditation

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) is established in terms of the South African Revenue Service Act 34 of 1997 as an autonomous agency, which is responsible for administering the South African tax system and customs service. SARS recently implemented new rules under section 64E of the Customs and Excise Act No.91 of 1964 (“the Act”).  The old Rules which provided for accredited client status have been repealed in their entirety and replaced by a new set of Rules. This new set of rules became effective on 23 July 2021.

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Recent Amendments in the Mozambican Investment Law Regulation

Investment has played a pivotal role in the economic development of Mozambique. It has been recorded that the country has been one of the ‘fastest-growing economies’ on the African continent for the last two and a half decades wherein it has outdone both regional and global growth averages with its rich oil and gas reserves that

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Mauritius; End of the Grandfathering Era – What Next?

The Mauritian Global Business regime has currently been undergoing various changes designed at enhancing the attractiveness and competitiveness of the Mauritius International Financial Centre (IFC), in line with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)’s BEPS initiatives.

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FinTech: An Overview

Although technology has been used in the financial industry for many years, FinTech has only gained traction in the 21st Century. The use of the term ‘FinTech’ is thought-provoking and created a space for further innovation in the financial industry.

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