We endeavour to provide a complete commercial service to our clients by offering specialised services in the following fields:

Accounting Services

At HLB Barnett Chown, we understand that companies are under increased pressure to increase revenue and controls while reducing costs and complying with regulatory requirements. We help our clients, to focus on their core revenue generating activities by providing cost effective outsourced services that alleviate the burden of compliance. Read More

Auditing Services

It has never been more vital to be able to have confidence in an audit. Audit quality is of fundamental importance for maintaining trust in the financial reporting process and the integrity of financial information. That is why HLB Barnett Chown work continually to ensure that audits are carried out to a high standard. We provide audit services to a wide range of clients across the country. The experience of audit teams, covering many industries and service sectors,enables us to focus on key areas of risk, adequacy of internal controls and potential areas of fraud. Read More

Taxation Services

Tax and Revenue authorities around the world are getting more sophisticated and taxpayers need to be fully informed. They need tax professionals who can provide a combination of local attention and global capabilities. HLB Barnett Chown, together with its international network of independent professional member firms, can provide you with the necessary proactive advice and support. Read More

Company Secretarial Services

It is vitally important to have comfort that the company is fully compliant with statutory requirements. We provide advice and assistance to our clients in relation to all company secretarial matters. We provide an annual compliance service for clients to ensure that good governance is applied. Read More

Outsourced Payroll Services

We can offer clients a comprehensive payroll service including:

  • Calculation of payroll using computerised payroll software
  • Preparation of pay slips and supporting documentation
  • Preparation of third party reconciliations and other associated documentation
  • Preparation and submission of annual and biannual PAYE reconciliations
  • Submission of monthly PAYE payments to the South African Revenue Service and reconciliation of same
  • Electronic payment of salaries by funds transfer direct from company bank to employee bank
  • Dealing with general employee queries in relation to payroll and related matters

Corporate Finance

The Partners at HLB Barnett Chown have worked closely with clients and have considerable negotiation skills and experience in a wide range of corporate deals and strategic transactions. Clients can be confident that their business interests will be our priority at every stage of the transaction. Read More

B-BBEE Services

Broad-Based Black Economic Empowermentis a government initiative to promote economic transformation in order to enable meaningful participation in the economy by black people. Although not a legal requirement, B-BBEE is a reality for all businesses in South Africa and should be a strategic imperative for companies doing business in South Africa. Read More