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Dealing with Divorce
Dealing with Divorce
Divorce is a difficult reality. While the emotional pain is hard to bear, Legal&Tax Services can at least be your companion in offering expert legal advice on this process.
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Article
Black Family
Law: the ultimate protective parent
The role of a mother and father are understood in different ways by the diverse cultures and groups in our society; however, the family law in South Africa makes sure that at its core, mothers and fathers are treated equally and also given the responsibility to care correctly for their children.
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Article
Domestic Violence Ladies
What is domestic violence?
If you find yourself in a situation where you are experiencing domestic violence, you have to protect your self. The law is on your side.
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Infographic
Labour lawView all
Contracts
Domestic worker employment contract
Domestic worker employment contract
Download your free legal agreement drafted by a Legal&Tax Lawyer
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Template contract
Dismissal
Be sharp at work
Your guide to dismissal, put together by your lawyers.
How to guide
How to guide
A self-help guide to the CCMA
Every employee has the right fair treatment, and should not to be unfairly dismissed or subjected to unfair labour practice.
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Civil lawView all
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(Legal) Rules of The Road
(Legal) Rules of The Road
Legal&Tax’s guide to help you rev up your knowledge of how the law helps protect your rights when it comes to vehicles and driving.
How to guide
How to guide
Contracts
Agreement for the-sale of-a motor vehicle
Buying or selling a car privately? Protect yourself with our free legal agreement for the sale of vehicle.
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Template contract
Contracts
Acknowledgment of Debt
Download your free acknowledgement of debt document
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Criminal lawView all
Tobacco
The Legal Taboos of Tobacco
The Legal Taboos of Tobacco
The South African law is constantly tightening up on ways to stop smokers from lighting up.
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Cannabis
The High and Low of Cannabis
On 18 September 2018, the Constitutional Court unanimously confirmed the Cape High Court judgment that personal use of cannabis is not a criminal offence.
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Article
Car
Your rights on the road
As the Festive Season kicks off, it’s great to see more and more Metro Police officers on the roads. For that reason, it’s important to know the fines you will pay for breaking the laws that govern the roads, as well as the laws that will get you arrested.
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Funeral planningView all
Funeral Planning Article
The Power of Planning Ahead for Funerals
The Power of Planning Ahead for Funerals
Lizl Finch is our Legal&Tax funeral policy expert, always making sure that life runs smoothly for those left behind after a death. She suggests that making plans for a funeral ahead of time is a useful action to take. This is called pre-or advanced funeral planning.
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Funeral
Funeral Customs across the Country
South Africa has a fascinating mix of cultures and religions. As we enjoy a democratic society where we are free to mix and mingle amongst each other, we might also experience lifestyles and practices very different to our own.
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Funeral Get Smart
The Final Cost: Financing a Funeral
Legal&Tax’s Funeral Plan can be a caring companion at this time of pain. Instead of tying its members down into specific service providers, Legal&Tax pays out in cash immediately.
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Estate planningView all
Last Will
Deceased estates and the law
Deceased estates and the law
Death is a difficult and emotional subject to handle. While we can’t take away the pain, we can make the experience a little easier by helping you prepare for the practical realities that need to be in place.
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Funeral And Estate Planning
Is your estate in order?
Making sure you have a funeral plan that provides for a dignified burial may be the first step you take, but there is so much more to consider. These considerations must be stated in your last will and testament.
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Debt
Debt Counselling:
Debt Counselling:
Did you know that almost half of South Africans are in debt and struggling to pay it back?
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Constitutional lawView all
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Voting allows democracy to win
Voting allows democracy to win
Voting allows democracy to win. Assert your democratic right and make your mark.
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Article
South African Rights
The Bill of Rights
South Africans can be proud to be part of a society that is built upon powerful principles of fairness and equality.
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Article
Scool Kids
School fees and the law
Although the value of education is priceless, the actual price tag on schooling can be a heavy burden on parents. Understand your rights when it comes to the paying of school fees and other related costs.
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EducationView all
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We are young, we are free
We are young, we are free
June 16th marks the extraordinary sacrifice that the students of the Soweto Uprising in 1976 made in protesting against their apartheid oppression.
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