tax

Tax and business doesn’t have to be confusing to understand. Read up on the latest tax news and learn how tax affects your business.

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finances and funding

3 tax tips for small business side hustlers

Side hustle businesses are pretty common nowadays, but many people are unaware of the tax implications of running one. Read on for tax tips for small businesses.

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finances and funding

VAT 101: Getting money back from SARS

Did you know that you may be able to get a tax rebate for Value Added Tax (VAT). Learn about what VAT is and how you can manage it.

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finances and funding

Tax 2019: What you need to know about tax on businesses

The Budget Speech delivered a mixed bag in terms of tax on businesses in 2019. Find out how this will affect in the next tax year.

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finances and funding

Tax Guide for Small Business Structures in SA

TaxTim offers a tax guide for small business on how to structure a small business to ensure it is tax efficient. Pay less tax now!

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Tips on gratuity in restaurants and other businesses

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How Boniface is carving out his future

Zandile Tlhapi of Baby Friendly at her baby store in Khayelitsha, Cape Town.

Zandile Tlhapi: The first home-grown baby store in Khayelitsha

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JK Vending: “If you don’t pay with Yoco you must be loco”

An image of Ncedile Nkonyana, one of the software developers.

How I went from packing devices to developing software

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Filter and export your sales history

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Should you use your personal bank account for business?

A selection of books for entrepreneurs.

15 books for entrepreneurs

Lexi and Dom of Wild Thing yoga studio.

Wild Thing yoga studio

Tshepo the Jean Maker and his employees.

A man of the denim cloth

A Yoco merchant doing their tax administration.

Tax 2019: What you need to know about tax on businesses

How to get business funding with Yoco Capital

The Yoco Store in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.

What we learnt from setting up the Yoco Store

Bryan of Rootbar.

How Rootbar took root

Putting your the official stamp on your business.

When should you register your business?

Thilo Moodley of Thilo's Timeless Closet.

Finding a niche market with Thilo’s Timeless Closet

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Carl Wazen on building successful partnerships

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How to motivate your employees in a small business

Behind the scenes for the Yoco For The Sales campaign.

Behind the scenes of our For The Sales video

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Motivating your employees in busy times

New Year's fireworks in an article about setting up your business for the new year.

Get your business off to the right start in the new year

Lizwe Thabethe of Project Inflamed in Johannesburg.

Project Inflamed lights up menswear

A Yoco event on business growth hosted by the CCDI.

Top business growth learnings from local entrepreneurs

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3 tax tips for small business side hustlers

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How to prevent credit card fraud in your small business

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How to ask for funding from family and friends

The Yoco Product Development team.

Meet the Yoco Product Team

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Beat a sales slump: Working on yourself

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Loadshedding and your business

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When will I get my money?

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Top 3 most used features of the Yoco Business Portal

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Meet the Yoco Finance Team

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Yoco Meets: Connecting entrepreneurs

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How to increase your tips – the Yoco way

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How Yoco makes choosing Point of Sale software easy