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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.

Technology, COVID-19 and How the World Will Change

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“…we South Africans are a people who come together and unite at moments of great crisis” (President Ramaphosa) There is usually an upsurge in giving when there is a severe crisis. COVID-19 is no exception – witness the outpouring of help for vulnerable people who face...

Tax Freedom Day: How Many Days Did You Work for The Taxman in 2020?

“I Have Bad News and - No, Actually I Just Have Bad News” (Rick Riordan) In the current year it has taken the average South African 126 days to pay off their taxes and only from the next day did the taxpayer then work for him or herself. This date fell on 6 May this...

Life Made Easier (and Safer) For Non-eFilers

When SARS have requested documentation from taxpayers who do not use eFiling, the taxpayers have had to take these documents into a SARS Branch. Now SARS have launched on online form that taxpayers can complete and upload with the documentation requested by SARS. The...

Your Tax Deadlines for June 2020

5 June – Monthly PAYE submissions and payments25 June – VAT manual submissions and payments28 June – Excise Duty payments30 June – VAT electronic submissions and payments30 June – CIT Provisional Tax Payments where applicable. Disclaimer: The information provided...

COVID-19 and Directors: Your Duties and Liabilities in the Coronavirus Crisis

There are significant obligations placed on directors by the Companies Act and personal and criminal liabilities if they fail to meet these obligations. As a director you will no doubt be focusing on critical issues like keeping your business afloat and solvent (the...

Tips for Managing your Staff Working from Home

In this brave new world of COVID-19, many people are working from home. Even after there is a cure for the virus, this trend will likely continue.  Researchers at Harvard University have come up with some good ways to ensure you get maximum productivity and...

How Different Will Our Landscape Be Post-Coronavirus?

“Prediction is very difficult, especially if it's about the future” (Niels Bohr) Pandemics kill more people than wars – the introduction of the Black Death plague led to 14th Century Europe losing 40% of its population within two years. What will our world look like...

Be Ready for a SARS Lifestyle Audit

We read about Eskom staff having to undergo lifestyle audits so that corruption can be identified and stamped out.  SARS have been conducting lifestyle audits since 2007. These audits are conducted when SARS suspects that the taxpayer is not declaring all his or...

Your Tax Deadlines for May 2020

7 May – Monthly PAYE submissions and payments25 May – VAT manual submissions and payments28 May – Excise Duty payments29 May – VAT electronic submissions and payments29 May – CIT Provisional Tax Payments where applicable31 May - End of Employer Annual Reconciliation....

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