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Sars is running more smoothly, but still missing targets

The revenue service said that change in compliance behaviour of taxpayers has been observed since April

Sars plan for illicit tobacco still being refined

Meanwhile, billions of illegal cigarettes are flooding the informal markets as lockdown regulations are lifted at last

Zuma breaks silence on his tax records

But his last minute affidavit does not resolve the bigger legal dispute between the South African Revenue Service and the public protector

Sars expects to collect less revenue for the year

The revenue service is expecting another year of tax undercollection thanks to weak economic growth and strained consumers.

Despite tweet, Zuma keeps silent about providing his taxpayer information

The Public Protector has still not received confirmation from former president Jacob Zuma that she may access his tax records — despite a tweet...

Mkhwebane sticks to her guns on Zuma’s tax records

In her answering affidavit, the public protector says the Sars commissioner should withdraw or adjust his court case against her

Clash of the Titans: Sars vs Busi

The stand-off between the public protector and the taxman is about more than Zuma’s tax

Kieswetter moves to oust Moyane loyalists

While work to clean up Sars continues apace, there remains much to be done

President doesn’t feel under attack by PP — Mthembu

This comes as Busisiwe Mkhwebane announced she’s investigating the appointment of South African Revenue Service commissioner

Sars and treasury to pursue criminal charges against Bain & Co

Damage done by ‘fake work’ of American consultancy runs into billions of rands and ruined families- Kieswetter

Court refuses EFF application to appeal Manuel defamation judgment

Judge says false allegations of corruption are “among the most serious and egregious”

EFF vs Manuel: A good lesson for Twitter users

Free speech is sacred, but reputations destroyed on falsehoods deserve to win defamation suits

Kieswetter ‘honoured’ by Sars appointment but aware of difficult task ahead

The former deputy Sars commissioner says he is fully aware of the daunting task ahead of him

EFF launches pre-emptive strike against potential Sars commissioner

The party believes Ramaphosa's possible pick for the position was picked through a corrupt process

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