Some tax practitioners may struggle to find a professional organisation willing to accept them before the registration deadline of July 2013.

Tax advisers will soon be forced to register with a professional association recognised by the South African Revenue Service if they want to stay in business. This is in terms of an amendment to the Tax Administration Act that is set to be signed into law soon. Personal Finance unpacks the implications of the amendment for tax practitioners and taxpayers who use their services.

Also in our weekend print edition:

* Financial Services Board manager in conflict of interest involving property syndication company Sharemax

* Proposed law fails to address lack of disclosure over interest earned on money you entrust to a conveyancer

* Answers to common questions about income protection policies, and dread disease and impairment cover

Personal Finance is published every Saturday in the Pretoria News Weekend, the Saturday Star, The Independent on Saturday and the Weekend Argus.