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The world of work has never looked so different. We’ve had to rethink the way we approach HR and payroll, from practices to technology and even new skills needed to thrive. 

That’s why finding new ways to keep employees healthy, happy, and engaged, in real-time, is key to any organisation navigating this new world of work. 

With secure and fully integrated HR & Payroll software, powerful employee management and digital support, Sage gives you the tools you need to empower your remote workforce, stay legislatively compliant, reduce complexity, boost productivity, drive business resilience and enable agility. 

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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.

HR & Payroll

Business resilience and agility: How HR & Payroll leaders can empower change

How to build a stronger, more adaptable workforce. Steering your organisation through the greatest disruption in a generation, where progressive and agile HR & Payroll leaders can drive business resilience and agility across their organisations today.

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. 

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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 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.

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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

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South Africa is holding its collective breath as it emerges from the third COVID-19 wave, hoping for a relaxation of lockdown restrictions to level 1. With a semblance of stability returning to markets, small and medium-sized business owners are optimistic about the future. This is according to research conducted by Sage, which interviewed 1,947 South […]

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Finance leaders are under immense pressure to adapt to the digital age, particularly in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Over the past 18 months, businesses have rapidly upped their adoption of advanced technologies, also known as Industry 4.0, to safeguard their competitive advantages and meet increased demand for their services – and finance leaders are […]

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In many industries, there still exists a fear that digital transformation and automation equal job losses. While this is a valid concern, the truth is that technology helps humans. It makes our jobs easier, expedites time-consuming processes, and ups productivity. This was the word from Mohammed Mosam, Director of Sage AME, during a recent webinar as part of […]

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Here’s why going local is good for business. According to small business specialists SBP, local small business owners are currently experiencing “survey fatigue” because everyone is curious to know how COVID-19 lockdown measures have affected SMEs. Never has there been such a flood of research surveying South Africa’s small businesses. Bringing together the findings of […]

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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.

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