Who we are

Johann Hamel

Johann Hamel

Partner / Director

Founding member of J Hamel & Co and practicing as Registered Accountants and Auditors since 1992. Previously a partner in two auditing firms, e.g. Van Zyl, Hamel & Jordaan and Lloydsteyn.

We have established a client portfolio consisting of companies, corporations, schools, clubs, trusts, attorneys, doctors, share dealers, estate agents and individuals.

The business spectrum of clients include wholesalers, retailers, manufacturing,  engineering, medical specialists, films producers, mining, farming, property and investment companies.

Qualifications
  • B. Com at RAU
  • B. Compt (Honours) at UNISA
  • Chartered Accountant (S.A) – SAICA
  • Independently Registered Auditor – IRBA
Specialities
  • Audits of Annual Financial Statements
  • Independent Reviews of Annual Financial Statements
  • Drafting of Annual Financial Statements
  • Compliance with IFRS and IFRS for SME
  • Attorneys Trust Accounts
  • Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) reports relating to the film industry
  • Company and business valuations
  • General taxation requirements
  • Management consulting and turnaround strategies
  • Analysing and providing feedback on statutory compliance and business risks
Johann C Hamel

Johann C Hamel

Partner / Director

Johann joined the firm in 2011 after successfully completing his articles with Deloitte. He quickly got involved with the audits of the larger clients in the firm’s portfolio. He has a strong focus on technical compliance for his clients, resulting in lower business risks. He is an avid business networker and has a passion to connect individuals and companies that have business synergies. He believes in continues improvement and eagerly develops firm policies and best practise implementation.
Qualifications
  • B. Com (Accounting) at UJ
  • B. Compt (Honours) at UNISA
  • QE1 and APT Qualifying Board Exams
  • Chartered Accountant (S.A) – SAICA
  • Independently Registered Auditor – IRBA
Specialities
  • Audits of Annual Financial Statements
  • Independent Reviews of Annual Financial Statements
  • Drafting of Annual Financial Statements
  • Compliance with IFRS and IFRS for SME
  • Attorneys Trust Accounts
  • Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) reports relating to the film industry
  • Company and business valuations
  • General taxation requirements
  • Management consulting and turnaround strategies
  • Analysing and providing feedback on statutory compliance and business risks
Dirk Venter

Dirk Venter

Partner / Director

Dirk joined the firm in 2012 after successfully completing his B.Com Chartered Accounting degree at North West University. He quickly got involved in the tax department after his articles commenced. He became manager in January 2015 after completing his board exams and has since been promoted to Partner. His passion for tax is imminent when performing his duties. He is currently also busy with a Master’s Degree in Taxation to further improve his specialist knowledge.
Qualifications
  • B. Com Chartered Accounting at NWU Vaal
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Tax Law (Honours) at UNISA
  • Professional Accountant (S.A) – SAIPA
  • Registered Independent Reviewer – SAIPA
  • Registered Tax Practitioner
Specialities
  • Tax planning
  • Tax consulting
  • Tax compliance implementation
  • Preparation and submission of documents for tax audits by SARS.
  • Preparation and Submission of annual tax returns
  • Preparation and Submission of IT14SD declarations.
  • Preparation and submission of Provisional tax returns
  • Preparation and Submission of monthly VAT201 declarations.
  • Preparation and Submission of monthly EMP201 declaration.
  • Preparation and Submission of bi-annual EMP501decleration.
  • Preparation and submission of dividend tax returns
  • Registration of tax for individuals, companies, trusts and non-profit entities.
  • Capital gains tax calculations
  • Assistance with tax objections.
  • Assistance with tax appeals.
  • Binding Private Ruling (BPR) applications.
  • Voluntary Disclosure Programs (VDP) applications.
  • Request for deferral of payment and instalment agreements
  • Request for withdrawal of civil judgements
  • VAT reviews
  • Expatriate tax
  • Audits of Annual Financial Statements
  • Independent Reviews of Annual Financial Statements
  • Drafting of Annual Financial Statements
  • Compliance with IFRS and IFRS for SME
  • Attorneys Trust Accounts
  • Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) reports relating to the film industry
  • Company and business valuations