Articles, Studies and White Papers

Below you will find articles authored by Mazars experts on topics of interest across various industries.

Should you have any queries please contact your Relationship Partner at Mazars, or a Mazars office near you.

Mazars Presents: Budget 2019/2020 Highlights

For a concise summary of this year's Budget Speech, please click below to download and read at your leisure.

Also available to download is our annual Budget Book - a complete guide to all tax aspects of this years Budget.

Significant tax advantages are possible for commission earners

If you are a commission earner and meet certain requirements, you are allowed far greater tax benefits than a normal salaried taxpayer.

The general rule is that a taxpayer who earns commission income is entitled to significantly reduce their tax payable if their commission income is 50% or more of total remuneration received

SFCR Study 2018

Analysis of the Solvency and Financial Condition Reports of European Insurance and Reinsurance Entities

European Insurers' IFRS 9 Benchmark Study

The new standard IFRS 9 on financial instruments has been effective starting 1st January 2018 for most entities but insurance groups have the possibility to defer its application to 2021, the year when the new standard IFRS 17 on insurance contracts will enter into force.

Using the SDGs to Add Value to Business

When the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the 169 targets were launched, the message was clear to all stakeholders of the world – governments, regulators, companies, and populations – we need to do more to protect the world for future generations. So where we are now, and how are companies reacting to this brave new world? Mazars’ Global Sustainability Leadership Team explores this and more in the Global Goals Yearbook 2018.



King IV™ is the 4th edition of the King IV Report on Corporate Governance. King III™ was replaced predominantly due to the significant increase in focus on corporate governance and regulatory reporting, both locally and internationally.

The Little Prince : Theater Production sponsored by Mazars

We’re thrilled to announce that Mazars is the proud sponsor of the Little Prince Theater Production.

Originally written in French, The Little Prince is the world's most translated book, outside of religious works. Sometimes described as the story of a grown-up meeting his inner child, it is a philosophical contemplation of loneliness, friendship, adulthood, and authority.