Thuthuka Fund

MMS Group and the Thuthuka Bursary Fund – Together punching above our weight In line with our driving values: Connect, Understand, Solve, MMS is proud be partakers and contributors to the Thuthuka Bursary Fund. Through our involvement in this SAICA initiative, we assist students from disadvantaged communities in their accounting studies to obtain their CA (SA) qualification and contribute to […]

Welcome to MMS Connect Newsletter -Edition 1

It is with great excitement that I am writing this introduction to the first edition of the MMS Group Accounting quarterly newsletter. We realise that you may say, “What? Another newsletter” or you may just delete it when it arrives in your inbox with all the other newsletters. We also realise that it is going to take allot for you […]

MMS is growing! New office opening in Cape town

We are opening a new MMS office in Bellville, Cape Town, which will be under the reins of Dirk Bester and Reinier Duraan. Together, Dirk and Reinier have more than 10 years of experience in the industry and are both registered as Chartered Accountants. In 2014, Dirk and Reinier founded SumTotal, a boutique auditing, accounting, tax and management consulting company, […]

Are retirement annuities still useful?

Retirement annuities are often misunderstood and many people, or their parents, have had bad experiences with them in the past. This sentiment often relates to the investment performance and possibly also the charges related with these products. Some facts need to be considered before you discard this very useful investment vehicle for yourself. When talking about financial planning and investments […]

Step by step guide to easy UIF claims

Alice recently lost her job. She is feeling very despondent since she has no income to provide for her family and cover her monthly expenses. She recalls that while she was employed she made monthly Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) contributions. However, Alice has no idea how to claim from the UIF and whether she qualifies as a claimant. 1.WHO CAN […]


Dear Friends and Clients, Welcome to the first edition of our new monthly newsletter. We are ending this year with some exciting new initiatives – evident in our new look logo and a brand new website. It was time for a change and we are excited to share it with you. Visit our website to read more about the different […]