(021) 797 3113 info@dbdct.co.za

Welcome to De Bruyn Daly Chartered Accountants

What we Do

Individual & Corporate Accounting Services


We will take care of all your Bookkeeping needs, enabling you to focus on your business.

Consulting Services

We provide business advice on various aspects of your business allowing you to make the most of your opportunities.

About our practice

Our Team

Our team is experienced and dynamic and as a result, we are on the leading edge with regards to current trends and Accounting/Auditing Statements.

The practice is led by Alan Daly with support from Junior Partner Ingo Talke and Audit Manager Rudi Botha.


De Bruyn Daly had its humble beginning in 1993 on a dining room table with 2 staff members. Since then we have flourished and grown into our current premises in Wynberg, purchased in 2004.

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Your Tax Deadlines for April 2020

7 April – Monthly PAYE submissions and payments24 April – VAT manual submissions and payments29 April – Excise Duty payments30 April – VAT electronic submissions and payments30 April – CIT Provisional Tax Payments where applicable Disclaimer: The information provided...

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Your Tax Deadlines for March 2020

6 March – Monthly PAYE submissions and payments25 March – VAT manual submissions and payments30 March – Excise Duty payments31 March – VAT electronic submissions and payments31 March – CIT Provisional Tax Payments where applicable Disclaimer: The information provided...

Contact Us


(021) 797 3113

(021) 797 4557

Physical Address: 5 Cornwall Place, Wynberg, Cape Town 7800

PO Box Address: PO Box 53141 Kenilworth, Cape Town, 7745