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No matter how you and your clients work today, or where you are on your journey to becoming digital-first- Sage gives you the technology, advice, and support you need to take maximum advantage of the future.

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Your Account Manager, Support Team and the Sage University are packed with everything you need to get the most of our products, navigate future changes and grow your business.

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Increase your revenue streams. Refer your clients to Accounting and receive a percentage of net revenue received from them in the form of rebates.

Grow your practice in the cloud

Easily on-board new clients to accounting and invite your colleagues to collaborate on their data with them in real time.

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A choice of 150+ cloud partner apps that help your customers increase their productivity. Explore apps for e-Commerce, banking, expenses, invoicing and more.

The Practice of Now 2020 report

Read the latest independent accountant research with insights from 3,000+ accounting professionals worldwide. It covers topics like client demands, modern service offerings, and technologies such as automation.

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The Art of Being Paid: A free kit to help your business speed up late payments

The Art of Being Paid: A free kit to help your business speed up late payments

Discover how our free kit, The Art of Being Paid, can help your business reduce the challenge of needing to deal with late payments.

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Tech is replacing accountants, but their new role is much more valuable

Tech is replacing accountants, but their new role is much more valuable

In 2006, I predicted that accounting as we knew it then would be redundant by the turn of the decade. At the time, technology was starting to advance, and accounting scandals dominated the headlines. Two years later, the world plunged into a financial crisis, and the profession was partly responsible. Market for Lemons One reason […]

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3 questions to help accountants discover their value proposition

3 questions to help accountants discover their value proposition

I was a bit concerned when the bank called to cancel my client’s finance application meeting. What did we do wrong? What did we forget? Turns out – nothing. In fact, our reports and financials were so thorough that the bank cancelled the meeting because it had more information than it needed to grant my […]

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A new purpose for the accounting profession

A new purpose for the accounting profession

The words ‘accounting’ and ‘bookkeeping’ were once used interchangeably. But their respective meanings are drifting apart. As technology rapidly and unblinkingly learns how to perform routine accounting tasks, the traditional accounting value proposition of bookkeeping is being commoditised. Now, accountants, and the businesses they work for, must find a new purpose; instead of ‘balancing the […]

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Sage Accounting updates: an improved bank feed experience and user role delegation for Accountants

Sage Accounting updates: an improved bank feed experience and user role delegation for Accountants

We have simplified the Sage Accounting bank feeds, and updated the user role delegation to provide accountants with an enhanced user experience. Here’s how:  Bringing you a new banking experience with Sage Bank feeds. Automated Bank feeds are one of the most exciting developments in accounting in the past few years. This intelligent software innovation […]

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3 accounting practice improvements, according to customers 

3 accounting practice improvements, according to customers 

In the latest version of The Practice of Now survey, respondents were asked what pain–points their businesses experienced with their accountants, and what they expected. We candidly asked if they felt that their accounting needs were being met, and if not, how they could be improved.     The 2020 edition includes a new element – a qualitative survey from Coleman Parkes, which conducted thorough interviews with users […]

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3 tips to ensure a smooth personal income tax filing season

3 tips to ensure a smooth personal income tax filing season

During August, many South Africans received auto-assessments for their 2019/20 personal income tax returns from SARS. The admin for the tax year is behind the taxpayers that accepted, or amended and submitted, this assessment and settled any tax still owing to SARS. For those who didn’t receive an auto-assessment, tax filing season is set to […]

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Five ways to make smarter business decisions

Five ways to make smarter business decisions

Most people in business know when things go wrong. They know very well, too, how things should be changed when this happens.   Yet, the actual detail required for improving things can be beyond their control, especially in a busy environment where day-to-day grind eats up time. Sitting down and thinking about how to do things […]

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Living in the fourth industrial revolution, now is the time to work smarter, not harder. With a partner like Sage we will always be one step ahead of the curve.

Peterson Khumalo, Managing Director,

Khumalo and Mabuya Chartered Accountants