Christo Theron

Christo Theron (CA(SA) H Dip Tax (Wits) M Com Tax (UP)

Christo is a recognized specialist in the field of indirect taxes. As a technical expert Christo is responsible for the quality of all VAT and Customs and Excise opinions issued by TradeTaxPlus.

Christo is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Masters Degree in Taxation at the University of Pretoria.

Christo is the chairperson of the SAICA VAT Committee. He also presents most of the SAICA VAT seminars. Previously be presented all the LexisNexis VAT seminars.

Christo has been involved in the Unisa Advanced Course in VAT for may years and have assisted to build the program as a leading educational tool in South Africa. He still presents the course.

Zendi Janse van Rensburg
Associate Gauteng

Zendi holds a masters degree in taxation and is registered as a Master Tax Practitioner with the South African Institute of Tax Professionals.

Zendi has experience in both large consulting practices as well as small to medium enterprises.

She is therefore ideally suited to address your enquiries and provide practical solution to your challenges.

Piet Nel
AssociateĀ Member

Piet Nel CA(SA) M Com Tax

Piet is very well known and respected in the academic and tax consulting industry. He is especially acknowledged for his contribution to the technical development of tax in South Africa through his previous association with the University of Pretoria and SAICA. He is currently the head of tax training at SAIT.

Piet is responsible to answer your questions on taxes other than VAT and Customs and Excise. You are indeed in good hands.

Martie Foster
Associate Member

Martie Foster is a chartered accountant and specialises in domestic and international corporate tax. She is a member of Corporate Law Alliance, an association of independent lawyers and consultants who collaborate to provide bespoke corporate law and tax services.

Martie is an active member of The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) and currently serves on the SAICA Southern Region Tax Committee and the Integritax editorial panel. She also a senior lecturer at the University of Cape Town where she lectures the Master of Taxation (South African Tax) programme.

Vincent Zikhali
TradeTaxPlus – Indirect Tax (Customs and International Trade)

Vincent Zikhali (MBA, IEX Dipl in Export Management)

Vincent is a Director and founder of Vin-Online Global Trade Advisory. He holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA), an IEX Dip in Export Management (IMM GSM) and holds a number of industry certificates in Customs and Excise, exports and international trade.

Vincent has over 22 years of experience in Customs and has worked for the South African Revenue Services Department of Customs and Excise for 15 years where he held various positions and obtained very wide and valuable practical experience. He also worked as a National Customs Specialist, a Customs Operations Manager and Head of Customs South Africa for a leading international forwarding and clearing agent.

Samantha King
Associate Gauteng


Samantha King holds a degree in accounting science as well as a certificate in advance VAT, and is a registered tax practitioner with SAIT

Sam has more than 8 years VAT experience in VAT compliance, consulting and audit reviews, which includes experience in all industries such as welfare organizations, pharmaceutical, mining and manufacturing companies. She has been with the big four and has built up good relationships with SARS.

She is your person to call should you need any assistance with VAT registrations, VAT compliance or any other SARS related matters.