South African Revenue Service (SARS)

 
Regulation reins in tax havens
Regulation reins in tax havens
Ho hum. Another day, another leak showing how big companies, the rich and the famous make use of tax havens. These leaks have become commonplace in...
State security agency says Zuma book must be recalled
State security agency says Zuma book must be recalled
The State Security Agency (SSA) has sent a cease and desist letter to investigative journalist Jacques Pauw and his publisher over revelations in...
'The country is gripped with panic' as deadlock continues with Sassa and Sapo
'The country is gripped with panic' as deadlock continues with Sassa and Sapo
The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) and the South African Post Office (Sapo) have been entangled in a lengthy negotiation battle to...
Taxpayers not coming to the party
Taxpayers not coming to the party
One of the worst elements of the unflinchingly harsh medium-term budget on Wednesday was just how badly the government is doing at raising the...
What the KPMG saga says about shareholder activism
What the KPMG saga says about shareholder activism
Accounting and consulting firm, KPMG South Africa, is
Ex-KPMG man in new Gupta probe
Ex-KPMG man in new Gupta probe
The man who compiled and signed off on the now discredited KPMG report into the so-called “rogue unit” at the South African Revenue Service,...
Moleketi: Unit probed illicit trade, tax evasion
Moleketi: Unit probed illicit trade, tax evasion
Former deputy finance minister Jabu Moleketi was involved in the decision to establish an investigations unit at the South African Revenue Service...
KPMG comes clean but the dirt sticks
KPMG comes clean but the dirt sticks
The bombshell statement by KPMG International on its internal investigation of KPMG South Africa opened a can of worms rather than exonerating the...
KPMG must disclose all Gupta dealings if it wants to redeem itself
KPMG must disclose all Gupta dealings if it wants to redeem itself
As far as corporate accountability goes, the recent announcement that the chief executive and seven senior executives at auditing and consultancy...
Sasfin drops KPMG after 18 years over Gupta and Sars saga
Sasfin drops KPMG after 18 years over Gupta and Sars saga
Sasfin on Tuesday announced that it has dropped 
A lazy legal system can’t win against a regime that protects agents of corruption
A lazy legal system can’t win against a regime that protects agents of corruption
This commentator has complained for some time about the lethargy of those public institutions that are enjoined to enforce the law. In particular,...
Gordhan weighs in on KPMG in scathing no-holds barred statement
Gordhan weighs in on KPMG in scathing no-holds barred statement
Former finance minister Pravin Gordhan issued a scathing response to audit firm KPMG’s withdrawal of its report into the alleged ‘rogue unit’...

Client Media Releases

Winners for 2017 GAP Innovation Competition announced
Investing in cryptocurrencies
Project ETA at Palletways