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Staff Profile

Mr Charles De Matos Ala

QualificationsBA, HDipCoLaw, LLB, LLM
Phone 0117178473
Organisational Unit School of Law

Charles's research interests lie in international and comparative tax law, tax policy, and the regulation of money laundering.

C harles De Matos Ala joined the School of Law as a lecturer in 2004. Prior to joining the School of Law, he was a practising attorney. He obtained his LLM in tax law in 2001 and Higher Diploma in Company Law in 2003.

Post Graduate Diploma in Tax Law, Law of Taxation at undergraduate level, Law of Delict.


Charles Ala “Submission of an affidavit to the Police as a prerequisite for liability in unidentified vehicle accident claims” (2006) 123 SALJ 579

Charles De Matos Ala “The taxation of spousal and child maintenance arising from marital disputes and child maintenance orders” (2011) 128 SALJ 17

C De Matos Ala ‘Financial Institutions and Stock Exchanges’ (2006) Annual Survey of South African Law 558 Juta (published 2009)