Our Publications

Below you will find Mazars publications containing articles on topics of interest across various industries.

Should you have any queries please contact National Marketing and Communications.

Venturing Abroad

The Economist Intelligence Unit wrote a series of articles sponsored by Mazars focusing on five challenges facing SMEs venturing abroad for the first time. Indeed, the challenges of operating in an unfamiliar environment are daunting, but offer tremendous potential.

Mazars Global Mobility Alert Jan 2017

The aim of these alerts is to provide you with insights into changes in legislation and regulations that affect international employee mobility.

Although in many parts of the world we are still facing the impact of a financial and economic crisis companies are not yet cutting back on the number of employees they send on international assignments. Simply because they realise, if they want to survive in the increasingly international marketplace, they have to ensure mobility is part of their global business strategy.

Auditor's audit report 2016

“Overview of the new auditor’s audit report under the ISA

The auditor’s report is the final output of the audit process. Many users of the financial statements and stakeholders have called to have a more informative and relevant auditor’s report. There has been increasing criticism over standardised wording and a request for audit reports to be more transparent and tailored to individual clients.

These queries have been taken into account by the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB) of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) and a revised set of auditing standards on auditors’ reports were issued in 2015. These are effective for companies with financial years ending on or after 15 December 2016.

2013/2014 Group Annual Report: “Breaking New Ground” – Welcome to the 10th edition of the Mazars Group Annual Report

“Breaking New Ground” is the embodiment of our history, the history of an organization that isn’t afraid to move forward, to be curious, to try out new tools and listen to different voices, to venture into new markets and discover new territories. At Mazars, we are convinced that the key to developing long term solutions for future generations lies in being bold. Key figures, strategies, interviews, case studies: everything you need to know about us is in the 2013/2014 edition of our Group Annual Report.

Mazars Banking in Africa

For more than 40 years, Mazars has been working with private businesses, financial institutions, governments and public organisations across the African continent.

Doing Business in South Africa

The Business and Taxation Guide South Africa, provides an insightful overview for companies who are interested in doing business in South Africa. This guide contains all the information you need to best understand our legislative environment and tax regime enabling you to make the best decisions about starting a business in the country.

2012/2013 Annual Report: “Paving new ways together”

‘Paving New Ways Together’ encapsulates the Mazars way of doing business. We believe that collective intelligence is key to developing long term solutions that pave the way to sustainable growth. Key figures, strategy, interviews, case studies: everything you need to know is in the 2012/2013 edition of our Annual Report.

Mazars Messenger

Mazars is proud of the professional, personal relationships we share with all our clients and, want to ensure you are kept abreast of the latest industry news, trends and insights. Mazars Messenger carries a combination of unique Mazars thought leadership, industry information and insights.

This is your gateway to the most up-to-date information relevant to you and your business and, aims to help you make the best and most informed decisions for your financial wellbeing.

Mazars Tax Info Cards

Below you will find Mazars Tax Info Cards, folllowing the Finance Miniters Budget Speeches.

Should you have any queries please contact National Marketing and Communications.

Mazars brochures

Below are the publications related to our expertise and service offering. Should you have any questions, please contact a Mazars office near you, or your Mazars partner.

Mazars in South Africa - Transparency Report

We are pleased to introduce our Transparency Report for Mazars in South Africa.

In South Africa, Mazars employs over 750 professionals in nine offices nationally, located
in Cape Town, Durban, East London, George, Johannesburg, Paarl, Plettenberg Bay,
Port Elizabeth and Pretoria. Mazars is represented in 21 African countries.

BEE Scorecards

Please click on the links below to download the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment certificates with reference to the relevant office.

Doing Business in Asia Pacific

Asia has become a global growth driver and both local and international companies are seeking assistance from professional firms offering a large range of business expertise across the Asia-Pacific region.

Mazars Insight

Impairement of long-term non-financial assets - Key points of IAS 36 in 40 questions and answers.


Compass is Mazars' quarterly client newsletter. Each quarter, we provide you with insight into the ever-changing audit, tax and advisory services industries as well as an update on Mazars in South Africa.