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  • "I purchased a tax shop franchise in 2009 and the growth in terms of the group has been very rewarding. In all the years I have had nothing but support and encouragement from the entire tax shop team. The best feature for me is the innovative ideas especially, world class, web based technology to function as a “professional” business person."
    ~ LIZ ADAMSON from Tax Shop
  • "I recently purchased a Tax Shop franchise. I have had nothing but support and encouragement from the entire Tax Shop team. I was advised to contact other franchisees while I was making the decision to purchase. They were so willing to share their experiences and information about The Tax Shop with me, a reflection of how satisfied they were with the franchise. I am excited to be part of The Tax Shop, a professional, hardworking and honest team and look forward to growing my business and myself as a result of my relationship with them."
    ~ JULIA DELANEY from Tax Shop Broadacres
  • "Response times from Head Office are excellent. Problems are always solved. Systems used are the best I have seen. I feel honored to be part of such a successful franchise. Every time I receive an email from u guys I get the feeling that I am important to you, thanks for that!"
    ~ PIETER VAN DER WESTHUIZEN from Tax Shop Vereeniging
  • "I love running my own business and having the support of my franchisor makes the task that much easier. I enjoy the encouragement, support and assistance they willingly provide and I can always turn to the expertise of the franchise team if I need help with a difficult task. Their response to any queries is immediate and this assists me in providing a quick, efficient service to my clients. "
    ~ JOAN CAIN from Tax Shop False Bay (South)
  • "I'm really glad that I became a part of The Tax Shop team. I think that support, motivation and networking are the most important aspects when you're starting new in a line of business. The franchise team totally bring that to the's been a great opportunity for me!"
    ~ MAXWELL MUDZENGERERE from Tax Shop Bloemfontein (East)
  • "We started our Tax Shop recently. We are very pleased to say that we have, from day one, experienced the franchisor as people who have the time to meet with you and they never rush your appointment to get to the next item on their agenda. They are honest, open and ethical. The give excellent support and advice. They are people that you can contact and speak to, they do not think they are untouchable like other franchisors out there. They are the type of franchise that is proud of their franchisees doing well, they do not want to see how much they can make out of your business. We are looking forward to a prosperous future with this franchise."
    ~ ILZE WIID from Tax Shop Midstream
  • "I love The Tax Shop! I love the ability to run my own business and taking all the decisions that go with it and in exchange knowing I have the support of a most excellent team backing me. The support and advice is fantastic and it is run by a dynamic team of directors with great vision and foresight in our ever changing world. My best decision ever!"
    ~ INGRIHID POVEY from Tax Shop Lanseria (incl. Kya Sands to Cradle)
  • "I have been with the Tax Shop group since 2008 and have always been satisfied with the assistance and communication between Head Office and my business. It is appreciated that efforts are made by the Head Office for us to expand our business and ideas are provided which flow from the efforts."
    ~ TOM LOUW from Tax Shop Polokwane (East)
  • "I have been a Tax Shop franchisee for over 7 years and in this period I have always had the most amazing support from the Head Office. They have always shown efficiency and excellent professionalism. Although there is a lot of competition in our field of service our franchisor has always shown interest in helping franchisees to overcome obstacles and prosper in business."
    ~ KIM KALE from Tax Shop Lydenburg (incl. Burgersfort)

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The Tax Shop franchise group is growing and excellent business opportunities are now available throughout South Africa. Please view our special franchise offer on the left for our latest promotion.

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  • Why franchise with us?
    The Tax Shop concept was a first in SA and we are currently the largest accounting and tax franchise in Southern Africa. Our model is ideally suited to bookkeepers, accountants, auditors and related practitioners, whether you are starting out or have an existing practice. Enjoy the benfits of an established brand, proven business model and the security of being of a successful professional services group. If you are looking to grow your practice then The Tax Shop is for you!
  • What is the up-front cost?
    Our franchise licence fee is subject to change and is often reduced by our exciting monthly promotions. To find out about our current licence fee and what it includes please view the special offer on our Tax Shop Franchising page. In addition to the franchise licence fee, we recommend an amount of R30,000 as working capital to kick-start your business.
  • What is the ongoing cost?
    Royalties are charged monthly against net turnover at 10% which is standard in the franchising industry and which covers ongoing training, software updates, call centre staff, etc. as well as national advertising costs. New franchisees are generally exempt from royalty payments for the first few months of operation.
  • What does the franchisee receive?
    Our single franchise licence fee includes all of the following:

    • The right to trade in a zone agreed upon with you.
    • Start-up training at our head office (3 days in Pretoria) with all costs of transport, meals and accommodation included.
    • Twelve-month online international marketing course specifically designed for accountants. This course is offered by a world-renowned expert and has proved very successful in helping accountants to drive new business to their practices.
    • An initial marketing launch in your area e.g. newspapers adverts, social events, etc. The purpose of this is to ignite your practice locally in a big way and to announce the launch of your practice.
    • Marketing material in the form of banners, flyers, business cards, corporate folders and brochures designed to kickstart your practice.
    • Personal mentoring on running your practice including input on marketing strategies which have been tested and proven historically.
    • Start-up material in the form of instructional guides, handbooks and other reference information.
    • Ongoing support, training, backup and expertise from top professionals.
    • Admission to world-class software operating in the cloud and which can be accessed from anywhere in the world.
    • Discounted access to professional organisations e.g. SAIBA, SAIT, etc.
    • Substantial discounts in many other areas. The size of our group makes it possible to negotiate such discounts. For example, professional indemnity insurance, which can cost tens of thousands of rands a year for a single practitioner will only cost a few hundred rands a year through us. Similarly, the cost of the online marketing course referred to above has been reduced from nearly R70,000 to less than R20,000 for our franchisees (the cost of this course is included in our franchise licence fee).
    • Unlimited email addresses and fax-to-email numbers.

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