Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has said the "rogue unit" was an essential part of Sars’s enforcement strategy.
President Jacob Zuma said he was assisting with resolving the ongoing feud between Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and Sars commissioner Tom Moyane.
South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan responded on Tuesday to what he described as a "threatening" statement from the Hawks.
The most important tax cuts took place between 2000 and 2005, not in the 1980s, writes Dick Forslund.
The Hawks, the police, the prosecuting authority and the judiciary all have to be beyond reproach.
Cabinet says the president has taken it upon himself to resolve tensions between the finance minister and Sars commissioner.
Nathi Nhleko insists investigators were just doing their jobs when they sent the finance minister a list of questions days before the budget speech.
The finance minister has informed the Hawks that he needs more time and certain clarifications before he can respond to their questions.
The rand has taken a major step back, which analysts attribute to the growing tensions between President Jacob Zuma and Pravin Gordhan.
Gwede Mantashe has expressed concern that the Hawks sent questions to Pravin Gordhan just four days before the budget.
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The recent goings-on at Sars suggest that minister's agents are being removed and that the control of one of the most important units is at stake
The media has been granted access to the Adrian Lackay vs Sars CCMA arbitration hearing.
Julius Malema believes that the decision to withdraw a sequestration application against him is a victory for South Africa's constitutional democracy.
A new twist in the ongoing saga of spy vs spy in the South African Revenue Service can now be revealed.
Efforts to forge a political settlement appear to have been scuppered by a controversial report.
Winter is coming and the House of Eskom struggles to ward off the darkness.
The deputy commissioner is still suspended after a CCMA resolution regarding his initial suspension over alleged involvement in a rogue spy unit.