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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.

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.

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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.

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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An image of Anna Savage, who runs the I Heart Market in Durban.

We Heart Anna – I Heart Market’s wonder woman

An infographic showing the top uses for business funding.

The top 5 ways small businesses use business funding

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VAT 101: Getting money back from SARS

Burgers from Smokin' Joes restaurant.

Passion fuels the fire that lights up Smokin’ Joe’s

Kafui Awoonor of Kafui Naturals applying beard cream.

A Q&A with Kafui Naturals

An image of a lawyer signing a contract for a new small business.

When will my new small business need a lawyer?

Behind the scenes for the Yoco For The Sales campaign.

Behind the scenes of our For The Sales video

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Returning customers: The key to growing your business

Towels on the bed at Inkosi Eco Lodge.

Saving the planet with iNkosi Eco Lodge

Selling lollies on the beach.

Seasonal sales: How to deal with them

An image in an article about accepting credit card payments.

How to start accepting credit card payments

Arlene Mulder, cofounder of WeThinkCode_.

Arlene Mulder solves the digital skills gap

Shannon McLaughlin in the Ubuntu Baba factory in a story about protecting intellectual property.

Whose intellectual property is it anyway?

Easy ways to increase Easter sales.

6 easy ways to increase Easter sales

Biltong Rules SA selling at a market in Durban.

How to start selling at markets

Lexi and Dom of Wild Thing yoga studio.

Wild Thing yoga studio

Dustin Cormack Thompson from Ground Art Caffe.

How Ground Art Caffe simplify their finances with Yoco and Xero

A Yoco merchant doing their tax administration.

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

Budget Speech 2020

Budget Speech 2020: top five things you need to know

Boniface Chikwenhere of Unique Driftwood Creations.

Growing Unique Driftwood Creations with Yoco Capital

Katlego talking about how to build a business at StartUp Grind.

Katlego at Startup Grind: How to build a business

Theo Baloyi in his office at Bathu Shoes.

Shoe No. 14

Doing support at night.

Support at Yoco – we’ve got your back

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

Should you use your personal bank account for business?

An image of a stressed man in an article on the effect your business may have on your health.

Help! My business is hurting my health

Thilo Moodley of Thilo's Timeless Closet.

Finding a niche market with Thilo’s Timeless Closet

Sheldon Tatchell of Legends Barbershop.

The making of Legends Barbershop

Yoco Capital, a unique short-term working solution for small businesses.

Yoco Capital Update in 2018

The ladies of La Blosh Nail Boutique.

Taking La Blosh Nail Boutique to the next level

A Yoco workshop with Google in Durban.

Yoco workshop on digital marketing with Google

Mashudu Modau, who works on Open by Yoco.

Mashudu Modau: Blazing a trail for small businesses

A new feature from Yoco that allows you to add tabs to an order.

“Add it to my tab”: Now you can

Mikhail of the Yoco support team handling customer queries.

Meet the Yoco Support Team

Natasha Napoli, the owner of Nourish'd Cafe in Cape Town.

How Natasha made Nourish’d Cafe and Juicery

Mokgadi Mabela, founder of Native Nosi.

Mokgadi Mabela: Beehind the story