South African Revenue Service (SARS)

 
Six SOEs paid R3bn to consultants
Six SOEs paid R3bn to consultants
South Africa’s state-owned entities (SOEs) and institutions have had a bad run with consulting firms. So bad that, this year, three of these...
Tax ombud's office matures with time
Tax ombud's office matures with time
At a panel discussion at the annual Tax Indaba on Tuesday, Tax Ombud Judge Bernard Ngoepe, who has been at the helm since the office’s...
In denial of reality, we stuff our eye sockets and ears with toilet paper
In denial of reality, we stuff our eye sockets and ears with toilet paper
Stuck in evening traffic in Buffalo Street, King William’s Town, I saw a car exceeding the speed limit in the opposite lane, obviously trying to...
Nene: Recession a risk for tax revenues
Nene: Recession a risk for tax revenues
South Africa's technical recession poses a risk to 2018's tax revenues, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene told a tax indaba on Monday.
Bain head honcho mired in state capture allegations won’t be stepping down
Bain head honcho mired in state capture allegations won’t be stepping down
Beleaguered consultancy Bain & Company on Monday morning issued a clarification that managing partner Vittorio Massone was not stepping down as...
President needs to provide a turnaround strategy now
President needs to provide a turnaround strategy now
The election of Cyril Ramaphosa as ANC president last December, and of the country this year, came as a relief to many, marking the end of a decade...
Bain & Co to launch investigation into work done for Sars
Bain & Co to launch investigation into work done for Sars
Global consultancy Bain & Company has announced that it will undertake a "deep and extensive investigation" into its work for the South...
Nene told Moyane: Focus on your job
Nene told Moyane: Focus on your job
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene said his working relationship with suspended South African Revenue Service (Sars) commissioner Tom Moyane was...
Nugent’s adviser links to Sars case
Nugent’s adviser links to Sars case
The presidency says it was unaware of a R3.7-billion court action by the South African Revenue Service (Sars), which involves the law firm...
'Fake goods' spark looting
'Fake goods' spark looting
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Sars deliberately withheld tax refunds, Nugent commission hears
Sars deliberately withheld tax refunds, Nugent commission hears
On Friday, the Nugent Commission heard details of how the South African Revenue Services (Sars) frustrated taxpayers by arbitrarily delaying tax...
Increase in union complaints against working conditions at Sars
Increase in union complaints against working conditions at Sars
A culling of staff after suspended commissioner Tom Moyane restructured the South African Revenue Service (SARS) left its compliance unit in the...

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