Africa is open for business and the TGS Africa desk page is aimed at providing a portal for all things business news and financial services advisory and for companies operating in and out of the African continent. With a different and fresh perspective on Africa, this page will showcase world class TGS Africa financial advisory firms located in all of Africa’s major economies and hotspots. Through thought provoking articles and up to date African financial business news, this page will serve as a strategic centre of all things Africa for current and future investors in the continent.

June 13, 2019


AXA Africa Specialty Risks AXA Group, a worldwide leader in insurance and asset management, launched an  event in Mauritius for its new venture named AXA Africa […]
June 13, 2019


GEFCO launches commercial flights The global supply chain services provider and European leader in automotive logistics GEFCO has launched regular commercial flights from Turkey to Morocco […]
June 13, 2019


MPharma buys Haltons MPharma, the six-year old Ghanaian startup that manages prescription drug inventory for pharmacies and their suppliers, is buying Kenya’s second-largest pharmacy chain, Haltons, […]

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Our accounting services include:

  • Full accounting function
  • Monthly management reporting
  • Monthly VAT return preparation and submission
  • Accounts receivable management
  • Accounts payable management


An audit does not have to be a cumbersome box ticking exercise, there are many benefits, some of which are:

  • Assisting in securing more favourable overdraft facilities with bankers,
  • Providing security to shareholders,
  • Adding credibility to your financial statements, amongst many others.

The firm services a prestigious collection of South African and international enterprises, with clients from a variety of industries, including financial institutions, multinational corporations, family businesses, and non-profit organisations. We adopt the latest auditing standards and techniques to offer our clients an exceptional and personalised service.


We aim to be our clients’ most trusted business advisors, assisting and advising in the following:

  • Business reorganisation,
  • Preparing business plans,
  • Providing detailed business valuations,
  • Effective Tax and estate planning.

Our knowledge and experience in providing our clients with valuable advice has enabled us to gain their credibility. We feel that the above service offerings are key to your business survival strategy, creating wealth and providing proper legal protection.

Our financial statement preparation services include:

  • Finalization of accounts in preparation for audit
  • Preparation of annual financial statements in accordance with IFRS
  • Full liaison with auditors during year-end audits


Our Consolidation Services include:

  • Outsourcing
  • Compliance services (establishing or reviewing consolidated statutory accounts)
  • Organization and optimization of the consolidation process
  • Consolidation accounting support
  • Consolidation training
  • Implementation of consolidation and reporting tools


Our services extends to:

Completion of accounts for mergers, acquisitions and divestments
Consolidated group accounts
Consolidation spreadsheet preparation
Review and proofreading of draft accounts

From the finalisation of your accounts in preparation for an audit, to the preparation of annual financial statements in accordance with IFRS, we are qualified to assist you with a variety of financial statement preparations. We will remove all the hassles associated with year-end audits by acting as a full liaison with auditors. We assist with annual statutory accounts and half-year review statements.


Other payroll services include:

Producing standard and personalised monthly reports
Preparation and submission of all monthly and annual statutory returns
WCCA and RMA applications and annual submissions
SETA and UIF Registrations
UI19 Preparations
Issuing of IRP5’s and IT3’s
Annual statutory returns and reconciliations

Many organisations do not have the time or manpower to appropriately manage their payrolls, according to applicable South African legislation. We will assist you with your specific payroll package systemisation. That is, the processing of monthly payroll – which includes data documentation and recording, pay slip calculation, and preparation of bank transfers.


We advise and assist clients with a diversity of special projects, specific to their organisation’s requirements.


  • Estate Planning, Trust Management and Review of Wills
  • Formation of new Companies
  • Changes of Directors, Auditors, Year-end, Registered Office
  • Preparation of shareholding transactions, including sale of share agreements
  • Attending annual general meetings and preparing minutes
  • Close Corporations – changes of Members, Accounting Officers, Registered Office
  • Annual Returns – yearly lodgments
  • Preparation of Memorandum of Incorporation under the new Companies Act
  • Trusts – formation of new Trusts, changes of Trustees and Beneficiaries, Trustee Meetings

Our company secretarial services, corporate compliance services and administrative services extend across all industries and business types, affording our clients statutory solutions and accurate compliance advice with statutory obligations.


We further advise our clients on:

  • IT14SD
  • Diagnostic reviews
  • Capital gains tax exclusions
  • Tax investigations
  • Inheritance tax
  • Tax risk management
  • Donations tax deductions
  • Full management of tax queries, objections, refunds and tax audits

We offer our clients guidance and assistance on a variety of tax matters including but not limited to, individual and corporate tax clearances, tax compliance and administration, registrations (both PAYE and VAT), the filing of periodic returns (VAT and IRP6), clearance certificates, VAT refunds, and the preparation and filing of corporate returns.