Empower and manage your cloud enabled workforce

Mitigate risk, ensure data security, enable compliance & eliminate payroll errors.

HR & Payroll software for the new way of work.

Stay up to date with legislative changes this Tax Year-End

Simplify key payroll processes in the cloud and remove the burden of compliance and manual reporting.

The world of work has never looked so different, with many organisations having faced unprecedented challenges that they have had to navigate. With secure and fully integrated HR & Payroll software, powerful employee management and digital support, Sage gives you the tools you need to stay legislatively compliant. Enable agility, boost productivity, drive business resilience and empower your people.

The 2021/2022 Budget Speech was announced by Finance Minister Tito Mboweni on the 24th of February 2021. We've provided you with Budget Speech updates, insights, changes and tools – keeping you in the know this Tax year-end.

HR & Payroll software for the new way of work.


Sage business guides to help your business thrive

The quick guide to payroll compliance

Advice from experts on how to manage and maintain payroll compliance. Managing the many aspects of payroll compliance can be tricky with the landscape of rules changing so often. While changes to PAYE are routine, legislative complexity makes it difficult to keep tabs on everything. The consequences for failure to maintain compliance hits businesses where they feel it most: their time and their wallets.
The Quick Guide to Payaroll Compliance

Learn more about payroll compliance 

Tax Year End Pocket

Payroll Tax Pocket Guide 2021-2022

A complete reference guide covering legislative matters that affect the HR and payroll practitioner in South Africa.

Quick start guide Payroll

Quick start guide to Payroll Tax Year-End

We understand your day-to-day challenges; which is why we want to try and make your business life easier. We’ve prepared this guide to help you work more efficiently, giving you more time to do what you do best – run, manage and grow your business.

Remote working

Remote Working

A comprehensive guide to navigating the new world of work. Remote working is no longer a ‘nice to have’ incentive that employers use to attract talent. It has evolved to become an essential element of business continuity and crisis management. 

Get the right solution for your business with Sage

Boost productivity and empower your business by streamlining your monthly payroll and managing employee data securely in the cloud.


The cloud solution that ensures security, accuracy & easy access to data and reporting.

  • Easy to use, with intuitive applications for all levels
  • Mitigate risk, ensure data security & streamline payroll processes
  • Collaborate anytime, anywhere with a complete cloud technology ecosystem
  • Intuitive reporting for real-time decision making
  • Secure platform for your data and processes, providing peace of mind.

A next generation integrated HR and payroll solution with Employee Self Service, that delivers exceptional business efficiency.

  • Secure, stable platform with an intuitive user interface.
  • Unrivalled scalability, with unlimited companies, hierarchical levels, employees , pay period configurations and pay runs
  • Constant statutory updates
  • Employee life cycle management, featuring process-driven HR modules
  • ESS empowerment, giving employees the power to manage their own HR processes.

Mobile-ready people-management software. Onboard your employees, automate your HR process and get meaningful insights.

  • Achieve full visibility of your remote workforce, with an online employee database that’s your single source of truth
  • Enable your people to request leave, check holiday balance and see who’s away, any time, anywhere
  • Share goals and priorities to unite team efforts while you can’t be in the office. Align with your company vision, and keep track of progress
  • Accelerate the whole end-to-end hiring process, from on-demand applicant screening to application form building
  • Employees submit expenses online by photographing receipts directly from the mobile app.

Salary Tax Calculator

Calculate how tax changes will affect your pocket.

Our online salary tax calculator is in line with the changes announced in the 2021/2022 Budget Speech announced by Finance Minister Tito Mboweni on the 24th of February. It's so easy to use. Simply enter your current monthly salary and allowances to view what your tax saving or liability will be.

Migrate your Payroll to the Cloud

With anytime, anywhere access and less administration, your business can streamline key payroll processes in the cloud and gain insights into your workforce for better decision making.

Free online travel logbook

Our SARS compliant travel logbook allows you to keep track of and consolidate your travel claims throughout the year and is in line with the changes announced in the 2021/2022 Budget Speech announced by Finance Minister Tito Mboweni on the 24th of February.

Remember to sms your car’s kilometre reading as of 28 February 2021 to your own cell phone for safe keeping.

Discover what Sage Business Solutions can do for your business

Cityscape icon

One and only

Powerful and scalable business solutions that grow with your business. 


Our products are based on the latest market and technology trends. 

Trusted and secure

Sage is trusted by three million customers worldwide, so you can be sure of bank-level security.
Group of people icon

Partner ecosystem

A thriving partner ecosystem consisting of hundreds of marketplace applications with over 200 ISVs and leading best of breed partnerships. 

Radisson Hotel Group - South Africa

We needed a solution that was compatible with our existing systems, was user-friendly, and offered flexibility in addressing our compliance challenges. Sage offered all that and more. We use Sage to get a handle on our finances while supporting and managing our people. If I can give advice to anybody that wants to succeed in their business, it would be to partner with the right people. We have a great business partner and the right Sage products to grow our business easily and steadily into the future.

Martie Nel
Regional Finance Controller

Need advice for managing your business ?

Read our articles, guides, expert tips and more.

Do these 3 things before launching your small business

Do these 3 things before launching your small business

There’s an entrepreneurial maxim that anyone starting a business should take heed of – make time to work on your business, not just in it. In other words, you need to find a balance between the day-to-day activities associated with running your business, and the bigger, strategic thinking needed to steer your company in the […]

Read More Read More
How SaaS delivers cost savings

How SaaS delivers cost savings

In this article, we look at the benefits of software delivered as a service, commonly referred to as “SaaS”. We’ve previously acknowledged that all SaaS is delivered via the cloud and concluded that not all cloud is SaaS. Indeed, while there are benefits of web-enablement and accessing software via the cloud when it comes to cost savings, SaaS brings significantly more potential.  SaaS-driven cost savings  While the savings come […]

Read More Read More
Cloud vs SaaS: Which delivers the most benefits?

Cloud vs SaaS: Which delivers the most benefits?

A few years ago, software deployment options were barely considered. Accounting solutions were predominantly licenced and deployed onsite, or via a third party.  “Cloud” wasn’t part of the business lingo, and “SaaS” was either unheard of or poorly understood. While complementary solutions like Customer Relationship Management (CRM) were headed in that direction, entrusting the transactional system of record of your business […]

Read More Read More
Tax-deductible expenses for small businesses

Tax-deductible expenses for small businesses

Cash flow is the lifeblood of any new or small business. The need to reinvest, so that your business may become sustainable, is at constant odds with the need to cover your business expenses. However, many entrepreneurs aren’t sure which expenses can be used to reduce their taxable income, which in turn would improve their […]

Read More Read More
Want to grow, scale and innovate? You need true cloud

Want to grow, scale and innovate? You need true cloud

Growth, scalability, and innovation have been the calling cards of technology since the Computing-Tabulating-Recording Company changed its name to IBM in 1924. Technology has certainly come a long way since the days of punch cards. High–growth companies seeking a technological advantage today are looking to the cloud. And not just any cloud, but true cloud, which hinges on several key elements: Multi-tenancy, elastic infrastructure, […]

Read More Read More
5 top money tips from SA entrepreneurs

5 top money tips from SA entrepreneurs

Starting a business is an emotional and financial investment. You must be aware of the potential pitfalls in small business financial management so that you can prepare adequately for unforeseen cash flow issues. The underlying cause of financial problems almost always comes down to poor cash flow management and not getting paid on time. It’s […]

Read More Read More
VAT toolkit for small businesses

VAT toolkit for small businesses

Understanding the nuances of Value Added Tax (VAT) can mean the difference between a business that thrives and one that struggles to survive. In this article, we unpack the fundamentals of VAT, how it might apply to your small business, and when to register for VAT. We also cover important VAT do’s and don’ts to […]

Read More Read More
8 tips for onboarding employees remotely

8 tips for onboarding employees remotely

You only get one chance to make an excellent first impression on your new hires. Make a bad one, and it could harm the organisation down the line. A study by CareerBuilder found that 16% of HR managers said poor onboarding lowers productivity, while 12% said it leads to higher employee turnover. Despite this, Gallup […]

Read More Read More

Tackling the Coronavirus : advice and support for your business

As a trusted partner to over 200 000 customers, we understand the impact the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is having. We want you to know : we're here to help. In this hub, you'll find practical, straightforward advice on tackling the challenges you're facing and quick access to expert product support.

Terms and Conditions

 EULA Terms and Conditions Apply.