THE MAKINGS CORPORATE SERVICES
Our business consulting services specializes in advising medium and large businesses clients on general business issues. This covers a broad spectrum of aspects to be dealt with in business relating to internal and external relationships.
Mergers and Acquisitions
We assist in identifying targets, negotiating relationships and terms. We evaluate your business and potential targets. We consider the motives, benefits, pitfalls and potential outcomes. We establish common ground and find the benefits for all parties. We advise on how to deal with contentious matters to assist smooth transition.
Capitalisation and Funding
Capitalising new and established businesses remain a huge obstacle to most business owners. We assist in evaluating all options including grants, loans, structured finance, equity and other financing options. We match your requirements with the products available in the market.
We can assist in drafting prospectuses and private placement documents.
Corporate Governance and Secretarial Services
We are registered as a CIPC agent. Our team has JSE listed board experience and also served as company secretaries to corporates.
We do all CIPC related work. We also assist in advising on corporate governance, establishment of board committees, delegation of matters to these committees.
Structures and estate planning
Every business owner must have an exit strategy. Every business owner must consider well in advance the implications of exiting, being dividend tax, capital gains tax, estate duty as well as control on his or her death.
We assist business owners to make sure they address the risks of business and implications on exiting in advance and to structure and plan their affairs accordingly.
We also advise on structuring international businesses and ownership.
IFRS and drafting of financial statements
Financial statements should not only reflect the results of the business but also the real value and match the business principles applied by the management.
We assist in the drafting of financial statements and advise on the implications of the adoption of certain IFRS standards.
Accounting and compliance
We have a team of accountants who will make sure that your accounting is up to date and that your business complies will all regulatory requirements in respect of tax and other returns that have to be submitted. Our level of involvement will be tailored for your requirements and level of comfort. We maintain proper segregation of duties to make sure you are not at risk.
Services we offer
- Business Consulting
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Capitalisation and Funding
- Corporate Governance and Secretarial Services
- Structures and estate planning
- IFRS and drafting of financial statements
- Accounting and compliance