Thompson Maher & Associates

Services

Audit and Review

This service includes Statutory Auditing of Financial Statements, Close Corporations, Trust Accounts and other Financial Reports. All Services are carried out to industry standards. The firm's audits include evaluating the appropriateness of accounting policies, assessing the reasonableness of our clients' significant accounting estimates and considering the overall fairness and presentation of our clients financial statements and cash flow positions at a particular point in time.

Accounting and Bookkeeping Services

Performance of bookkeeping functions
Performance of payroll functions
Preparation of management statements and income
Compiling of financial statements
Performing accounting officer's function for close corporations
Accounting can be conducted on a monthly basis or any other required periods

Taxation

Preparation, completion and rendition of all statutory income tax returns
Preparation, completion and rendition of all other statutory returns
We prepare and lodge VAT and PAYE returns on a monthly or bi-monthly basis
We register out clients as an employer, for provisional tax, income tax, Workmens' Compensation, VAT, UIF, SDL and PAYE
We strive to meet the rigorous demands of tax compliance for corporates, trusts and individuals by completing and filing tax returns, advising on various tax payments and the amounts due and payable
We advise on the implications of the income tax legislation which includes capital gains, estate duty and donations tax

Business and Tax Consulting

We offer efficient tax estate planning, advice on investment strategies, advice and assistance on start-up of a new entity and consulting on the relevant industries and sectors our clients operate in
Consulting on business plans, financing decisions and general business advice
Administration of deceased estates
Consultation and advisory roles for trusts

Secretarial Services

Maintenance of statutory books, specifically maintaining the following registers and minute books in an up to date condition:
  • Register of members
  • Register of debenture holders
  • Register of directors and officers
  • Register of interest in contracts of directors and officers
  • Minute books of the proceedings of general and board meetings
  • Preparation of all AGM minutes, Directors minutes, registered office facilities and registration of all directors' and members' appointments and resignations
Registration of new companies
Amendments to year ends, change of company names and registered addresses
Conversions and amendments to Memorandum of Incorporation
Completion and lodgement of Annual Duty Returns
Maintaining of Company and Close Corporation Statutory Registers
Amendments to Close Corporations
Amendments to Letters of Authority for Trusts