ARTICLES RELATING TO SARS

R140m tender above board, court hears

2014-09-10 19:25

There was nothing suspicious in a former head of department's awarding of a R140m tender to a security company, the Nelspruit Regional Court has heard.

'Spy love' official placed on special leave

2014-09-03 16:47

Senior SA Revenue Service official Johann van Loggerenberg has been placed on special leave pending a probe into allegations of misconduct, Sars says.

Spy love gets ugly

2014-08-31 16:57

The lurid romance between Sars executive Johan van Loggenberg and alleged spy Belinda Walter has taken a new turn, with court papers describing her behaviour as unethical and “unspeakable”.

There won't be any sequestration - Malema

2014-08-25 14:42

EFF leader Julius Malema says the provisional sequestration order against him is a closed matter, and his political career won't be cut short because "there is not going to be any sequestration".

Malema sequestration order extended to December

2014-08-25 10:41

The provisional sequestration order against EFF leader Julius Malema regarding his outstanding tax bill has been extended to 1 December.

Who is settling Julius Malema's taxes?

2014-08-24 16:06
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Julius Malema is set to face tough questions from the taxman about where he got the money to pay his R18m tax bill.

Tax investigator to be removed - claim

2014-08-17 14:14

The Reserve Bank has declined to comment on a report in the Sunday Times that top tax investigator Johan van Loggerenberg "looks set" to be removed.

Minister announces probe into alleged spy

2014-08-14 10:39

State Security Minister David Mahlobo has announced a probe after weekend reports claiming misconduct by an alleged State Security Agency spy who was involved in a relationship with a top Sars official.

Sars love-affair: Lawyer rejects reports

2014-08-11 18:53

The lawyer who laid a complaint against Sars group executive Johann van Loggenberg after their relationship ended has called media reports false and defamatory.

Sars revelations: Lawyer silent on spy claims

2014-08-10 15:50

The lawyer who laid a complaint against a top Sars official after ther relationship ended has refused to comment on reports that she was a State Security Agency spy.

Sars hit by love affair turned sour

2014-08-10 10:18

Sensational accusations are flying after a love affair turned sour between a SA Revenue Service enforcement boss and a top tobacco lawyer.

Trade deficit narrows sharply

2014-07-31 15:28

SA's trade deficit has narrowed more than expected in June from a revised R7.44bn shortfall in May, statistics show.

State wants tax consultant's bail revoked

2014-07-15 20:16

The State has asked the Cape Town Magistrate's Court to revoke bail granted to a tax consultant accused of fraudulently claiming tax refunds.

FNB - Property market will slow

2014-07-07 16:00

Economic growth is expected to pick up after a slight contraction in the first quarter, but rising interest rates will slow down the property market, says FNB.

FSB to investigate Seedat

2014-07-03 08:23

The Financial Services Board says it will investigate its former chief financial officer Dawood Seedat for alleged corruption.

Sars to focus on certain areas this tax season

2014-07-01 21:05

Acting Sars commissioner Ivan Pillay warns that extra attention will be paid to certain parts of the tax filing process this year.

Trade deficit narrows to R6.57bn

2014-06-30 14:41

The country's trade deficit has narrowed more than expected to R6.57bn in May, from a R13.03bn shortfall in April, according to the South African Revenue Service.

279 years imprisonment for tax fraudsters

2014-06-23 22:16

One of the most complex tax fraud trials Sars ever had to deal with has been concluded, and the 14 accused were sentenced to a total of 279 years' imprisonment.

SA's trade deficit widens to R13bn

2014-05-30 15:09

South Africa's April trade deficit widened to R13.03bn from R11.39bn in March, according to data from the South African Revenue Service.

I failed to declare certain income, Malema admits

2014-05-26 13:18
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Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema has admitted he did not attend to his tax affairs the way the law required.

Sars obtains preservation order against Krejcir assets

2014-05-22 20:36

The SA Revenue Service has obtained a final preservation order against the assets of Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir.

EFF mum on Malema's R16m tax bill

2014-05-14 20:46
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The Economic Freedom Fighters has declined to comment on the status of party leader Julius Malema's R16m SA Revenue Service tax bill.

Drugs worth R14.8m seized in March

2014-04-14 21:04

Drugs with an estimated street value of over R14.8m have been prevented from entering South Africa in March after being seized by the SA Revenue Service.

Taxpayers must ensure Sars affairs are in order

2014-04-11 17:01

A Fin24 user was shocked to find out that she owes Sars thousands of rands and Sars emphasises that taxpayers must ensure that their taxes are in good order.

 

Sars official under investigation

2014-09-03 17:05

The SA Revenue Service says senior official Johann van Loggerenberg has been placed on special leave pending a probe into allegations of misconduct.

Medical tax credits and Sars codes

2014-09-01 16:18

A Fin24 user wants to know which Sars code to use for additional medical tax credits.

Trade deficit widens

2014-08-29 15:19

South Africa's trade deficit has widened more than expected in July, from a R190m shortfall in June, data from the South African Revenue Service shows.

I am complying with Sars - Malema

2014-08-25 11:36
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EFF leader Julius Malema says he is complying with the provisional sequestration order against him, and has settled the matter with Sars.

Malema back in court over unpaid taxes

2014-08-25 06:21
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EFF leader Julius Malema's lawyers are expected to argue in court why a provisional sequestration order against him should not be made final.

Shuttleworth to appeal R250m levy

2014-08-24 14:56

Billionaire businessman Mark Shuttleworth is set to appeal a R250m levy imposed by the SA Reserve Bank to get some of his assets out of the country in 2009.

Nene can extend time of acting Sars chief

2014-08-14 13:04

The 90-day period of an acting SA Revenue Service commissioner can be extended at the discretion of the minister of finance, says Treasury.

Sars reports false, defamatory - lawyer

2014-08-11 18:54

The lawyer who laid a complaint against Sars group executive Johann van Loggenberg after their relationship ended has called media reports false and defamatory.

Intelligence committee must probe SSA unit - DA

2014-08-10 20:42

The JSCI must probe reports that state resources were abused by the special operations unit of the State Security Agency, the DA has said.

Spying, 'double-agents' part of Sars probe

2014-08-10 14:24

It has evidence of "double agents" and false allegations, says Sars in reaction to a Pretoria lawyer's complaint against her former lover, a Sars official.

Using tax free savings accounts

2014-08-05 19:33

The question remains whether initiatives like the tax free savings account incentive will foster a savings culture in South Africa, says an expert.

R19m worth of drugs seized at OR Tambo

2014-07-26 06:30

Drugs with an estimated street value of R19.5m have been seized at O R Tambo international airport in Johannesburg.

6 tips for tax filing

2014-07-16 13:17

The 2014 tax filing season has started and here are some tips to help you.

File your tax, urges Cabinet

2014-07-10 11:13

The Cabinet has urged taxpayers to submit their individual returns for the 2014 season because it enables government to fund the country's development plans.

Mining sector tax falls dismally short - EFF

2014-07-03 09:32

Sars is failing to collect maximum revenue from the private sector and BEE players in the mining industry are involved in transfer pricing, claims the EFF.

Sars failing to collect from private sector – EFF

2014-07-02 22:38
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EFF says the SA Revenue Service is failing to collect maximum revenue from the private sector, particular from the mineral resources sector.

Sars wants to collect R1trn this tax season

2014-07-01 13:06

The SA Revenue Service intends collecting nearly R1trn during the 2014/15 tax season, which has kicked off.

Expert warns on land reform proposals

2014-06-26 17:51
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Government's proposal that a maximum share of 50% of farm land be allocated to farmworkers will, if enacted, require some big changes to current laws, a legal expert has warned.

Comments invited on new tax bill

2014-06-10 12:30

A bill dealing with changes to tax laws and regulations governing retirement funds has been tabled by the National Treasury for comment.

Sars accepts Malema's tax commitment

2014-05-26 19:28

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema's acknowledgement that he failed to comply with past tax obligations has been welcomed by the SA Revenue Service.

Malema sequestration deadline looms

2014-05-23 16:08
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EFF leader Julius Malema will oppose a final sequestration of his estate.

Kebble shooting accomplice sequestrated

2014-05-20 14:24

Sars says the estate of Faizel Smith, a bouncer and accomplice in the Brett Kebble killing, has been put under final sequestration.

Malema defends lavish lifestyle

2014-04-22 17:06
308 comments

EFF leader Julius Malema says he can't inspire the poor if he is living in a shack himself.

Teach DA, EFF a lesson, says Nzimande

2014-04-12 17:00
169 comments

The DA and EFF must be taught a powerful lesson, SA Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande says.

Malema trust launched to settle Sars bill

2014-04-09 20:41
234 comments

A trust has been launched to collect funds to settle EFF leader Julius Malema's R16m SA Revenue Service bill.

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