Matthew Lester: The twists and turns of the Malema tax case

2015-04-16 16:03

A fascinating article by Matthew lester on the Julius Malema tax saga.

It's a political plot - Malema's lawyer

2015-04-13 13:13

The SA Revenue Service's bid to sequestrate EFF leader Julius Malema is politically motivated, his lawyer says.

Sars accuses Malema of lying, hits him with R14m bill - report

2015-04-12 08:47

The SA Revenue Service (Sars) has accused Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema of lying about his source of income and hit him with an additional R14m tax bill, it has been reported.

Praise all round as SARS proves naysayers wrong

2015-04-02 09:06

Naysayers who predicted that recent scandals would negatively impact revenue collection had to eat their words as SARS exceeded its collection target by R7.3bn.

February trade deficit narrows to R8.48bn

2015-03-31 15:18

South Africa's trade deficit has narrowed to R8.48bn in February after a substantial rise in exports, data from the South African Revenue Services shows.

SARS has been watching Ponzi group for a while

2015-03-25 11:11

The SA Revenue Service reportedly started watching the controversial investment company Belvedere Management Group months ago.

Nene names panel to advise SARS

2015-03-20 05:00

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has announced the seven-member advisory committee to advise him on matters relating to the SA Revenue Service.

Clueless about tax returns

2015-03-16 13:05

A Fin24 user blames his lack of education about filing income tax returns for his current predicament.

Death, taxes and supercars

2015-03-15 16:29

Going once, going twice, sold! That’s how Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir and the estate of slain Teazers boss Lolly Jackson finally lost their exotic cars.

SARS unit an 'open secret'

2015-03-09 14:26

The "secret" and "covert investigation unit" of the SA Revenue Service has reportedly not been that secret after all.


I never hid anything from SARS - Lifman

2015-04-15 14:15

Controversial Cape Town businessman Mark Lifman says he fully co-operated with the South African Revenue Service in all respects as required by law.

R388m tax bill for Cape ‘gangster’

2015-04-12 16:38

Mark Lifman, one of South Africa’s biggest underworld bosses, possibly hoped for some help in his nearly R400m tax battle against the SA Revenue Service.

What taxpayer revolt? SARS inflows beat expectations

2015-04-02 10:37

Regular contributor to the BizNews site Professor Matthew Lester writes about 2015's tax collection numbers.

SARS collects R986.4bn in tax

2015-04-01 18:00

SARS has collected R986.4bn for the 2014/15 financial year, a performance praised by Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene given the challenging economic conditions in SA at the moment.

SARS 'rogue' unit report not given to MPs

2015-03-25 12:52

The South African Revenue Service has declined to provide a parliamentary committee with a report on a so-called rogue unit, citing intelligence concerns.

SARS remains solid institution - Nene

2015-03-24 16:38

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has underpinned his belief that the South African Revenue Service is a "solid institution".

Malema sequestration order to be heard in June

2015-03-16 13:24

The provisional sequestration order against EFF leader Julius Malema regarding his outstanding tax bill has been postponed to June in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Malema sequestration case back in court

2015-03-16 09:17

EFF leader Julius Malema's sequestration case is expected to be heard in the North Gauteng High Court, after his provisional sequestration order was extended in December.

Debt shock: South Africans owe govt R180bn

2015-03-14 22:26

South Africans owe government institutions like the Sars, municipalities and traffic authorities a staggering R180bn in overdue taxes, municipal accounts and traffic fines.

Tik worth R6.7m smuggled in crèche tables

2015-03-03 14:01

Tik with an estimated street value of R6.7m has been seized at OR Tambo International Airport.

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