The upcoming tax and exchange control Special Voluntary Disclosure Programme will be the last opportunity for South African residents to regularise their affairs and declare any previously undisclosed foreign assets. We have formed a specialised task team to advise and assist prospective applicants through each step of the tax and exchange control application process.
Monday, 19 September 2016Venue
Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel, Caudan Waterfront, Port Louis, Mauritius
About the Presenter
Ruaan joined Geneva Management Group during 2016 and serves as the Head of Tax for the Global Group. He is highly experienced in Tax Dispute Resolution, Tax Audits, Advance Tax Rulings, Voluntary Disclosures (Tax and Exchange Control), Corporate and Individual Tax Advisory and Employees’ Tax and VAT. Ruaan has been recommended for Tax in The Legal 500 EMEA Series 2014 and ranked in Chambers Global 2016.
Between 2003 and 2006, he worked as a Senior Auditor within the National Enforcement Unit of the South African Revenue Service.
He then joined Grant Thornton Chartered Accountants as a Tax Consultant in 2006 and was later promoted to Tax Consulting Manager. In 2008 Ruaan joined Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr, as a Senior Associate and was promoted to partner in the Tax and Exchange Control department in 2011.
He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Accounting from the University of Potchefstroom. Ruaan further completed post-graduate studies at the University of Johannesburg, where he obtained a Higher Diploma in Tax Law and a Master of Commerce degree in South African and International Tax.
About Geneva Management Group
Geneva Management Group (GMG) is a multi-faceted global financial services provider dedicated to helping its clients manage and service their businesses and wealth. Whether providing financial services for corporations, local financial institutions and intermediaries, investment funds, trusts and foundations, entrepreneurs, investors, business leaders or wealthy families, GMG provides expert guidance on structuring and managing business and wealth in 8 countries and more than 50 markets. Additional information is available on www.gmgfinancial.com