Guarantee Trust Port
Elizabeth (GTPE) is a licensed office
of Guarantee Trust Holdings and is part of a network
of practicing accountants throughout South Africa.
These offices serve the financial needs of small
and medium sized enterprises.
run by Athol Cowie, who has gained experience
in both the auditing and commercial environment.
He has operated as a practicing member of the
South African Institute of Professional Accountants
Through the keeping our knowledge
and methods continually up to date in our fields
of expertise, we seek to provide the best advice
and solutions for our clients. We seek to represent
the client’s interest in a professional
manner in all our dealings with regulating authorities
offices seek, wherever possible, to position themselves
as an extension to their clients' undertakings,
thereby increasing their effectiveness.
- Accounting and Financial Services
- The following services are offered
in the accounting and financial areas:
- General accounting services
- Budgeting and cash flow projections
- Business management
- Preparation of financial reports
- Close Corporations and Companies
- GTPE supports
the SMME (Small, Medium and Micro Enterprises)
market. The most common business form
in the SMME market is the Close Corporation
(CC). We specialize in the administration
of CC's but are not restricted to them
as we also provide services to Companies,
Sole Proprietors, Partnerships, Trusts
and Body Corporate's.
Our primary services are accounting and
tax. This is rounded off with
- accounting officer appointments,
- secretarial and
- financial consulting services.
- Taxation and VAT
- As Registered Tax Practitioners,
GTPE enjoys a positive
and co-operative relationship with the
South African Revenue Service. This results
in rapid and fair resolution of tax and
VAT queries. For the small and medium
sized business we offer:
- Complete income tax administration,
- Complete Value-Added Tax administration.
- Payrole and Payrole Administration
- GTPE offers
a full payrole administration service
for monthly, fortnightly and weekly paid
employees. Full reporting to SARS for
monthly EMP201 returns as well as tax
year end reporting with preparation of
IRP5/IT3 certificates is available.
- Commissioner of Oaths