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Budget Speech 2020
finances and funding

Budget Speech 2020: top five things you need to know

The 2020 Budget Speech was surprisingly positive with proposals in the pipeline to provide more funding and support for small business owners.

An image of a folder with filed tax returns.
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.

A Yoco merchant doing their tax administration.
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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Mpumelelo Mtintso, founder of Book Ibhoni riding past Vilakazi Street.

Books on bikes with Book Ibhoni

A barista in an article about increasing tips the Yoco way.

How to increase your tips – the Yoco way

An image of a store open sign in an article about opening a retail store.

How to open a retail store

A stall for Granadilla Swimwear.

Granadilla Swimwear: In love with summer

Towels on the bed at Inkosi Eco Lodge.

Saving the planet with iNkosi Eco Lodge

The Yoco Bree Street store in Cape Town.

Right place, right time: launching the Yoco Bree Street Store

Lizwe Thabethe of Project Inflamed in Johannesburg.

Project Inflamed lights up menswear

The Yoco Store in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.

What we learnt from setting up the Yoco Store

The Yoco popup store in Maponya Mall in Soweto.

Behind the scenes of the first Yoco Pop Up Store in Soweto

Staff motivation at the Hard Pressed Cafe in an article about motivating your employees.

How to motivate your employees in a small business

A selection of books for entrepreneurs.

15 books for entrepreneurs

An image of a vendor sitting on a collar on Cape Town's beaches.

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

An image of South Africa rand notes in an article about small business funding.

Access to small business funding

How to get business funding with Yoco Capital

An image of two parents talking to their child in an article about getting funding from family and friends for your business.

How to ask for funding from family and friends

An image of a folder with filed tax returns.

3 tax tips for small business side hustlers

A lego image on building partnership.

Carl Wazen on building successful partnerships

An image of a piggy bank in an article about using personal accounts for business.

Should you use your personal bank account for business?

Behind the scenes for the Yoco For The Sales campaign.

Behind the scenes of our For The Sales video

Branding on receipts produced buy the Yoco Point of Sale app.

Yoco Point of Sale: Customisable Receipts

A screenshot of the Yoco Settlement screen in the app.

When will I get my money?

Gugu Nkabinde, CEO and founder of Gugu Intimates.

Gugu Intimates: Nude underwear for African women

An infographic showing the top uses for business funding.

The top 5 ways small businesses use business funding

An image showing the workspace for an entrepreneur.

Small business finances checklist for the new entrepreneur

Arlene Mulder, cofounder of WeThinkCode_.

Arlene Mulder solves the digital skills gap

The Olive Branch Deli in an article about stock management.

How can I keep track of all my stock?

Doing support at night.

Support at Yoco – we’ve got your back

Jennifer Cernades of Orejen in Johannesburg.

Orejen: Opening the door to business

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

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

A business owner working alongside his employee.

The new minimum wage and how it affects your business

The Ubuntu Baba factory in Retreat, Cape Town.

Ubuntu Baba: The value of ubuntu

Sheldon Tatchell of Legends Barbershop.

The making of Legends Barbershop

Chapel Leather in Cape Town.

Yoco Point of Sale app: Advanced Features

An image of an ethernet switch in an article about internet issues.

A quick guide to troubleshooting internet issues

A screenshot of a person doing a Google Search.

How to get your business website to the top of Google Search