South Africa

Organisation 

KPMG in South Africa has grown into one of the leading providers of audit, tax and advisory services in the region. We are committed to being a multidisciplinary service provider, clear in our purpose to provide relevant professional services with deep industry insight. KPMG was one of the first professional services organisations to establish itself along industry-specific lines of business. This industry-focused approach allows our professionals to deliver to our firms’ clients valuable business insights and strategies informed by our deep understanding of the industries we serve.

We are well positioned to respond to the complex business challenges facing our firms' clients. We adopt a global approach that spans professional disciplines, industry sectors and national borders.

 

Our firm is organised around our Audit, Tax and Advisory practices, and focused industry groups.

 

Audit


Public trust in the capital markets is largely grounded in its confidence in the independent audit of company finances. KPMG member firms uphold the highest standards of audit integrity. We support our Audit teams with substantial resources and appropriate technology.

 

At KPMG in South Africa, Audit comprises various audit services to meet the needs and demands of our clients. These include Financial Statement Audit, Financial Statement Review and Compilation as well as Internal Control over Financial Reporting (ICOFR).

 

Tax & Legal


Our tax services are designed to reflect client needs. We can help with the tax implications of, for example, cross-border acquisitions or a global transfer pricing strategy. Our member firms work with clients to achieve effective tax compliance, manage tax risks and control their associated costs.

 

KPMG in South Africa’s Tax practice incorporates various services, including Corporate Tax (including Capital Gains Tax), Corporate Law Advisory, Indirect Tax (including Value-Added Tax; Trade and Customs Duty), International Corporate Tax and Transfer Pricing, International Executive Services (including Employees’ Tax), Tax Management Services, Global Compliance Management Services and Tax in Africa Services.

 

Advisory


Our Advisory professionals help a range of organisations mitigate risk, improve performance and create value. Our member firms provide risk and financial advisory services that help clients tackle immediate issues and plan for the long term.

 

Our Advisory services in South Africa are grouped in three main areas: Performance and Technology, Risk and Compliance, Transactions and Restructuring.