Sad to leave SARS after almost half a century

2008-07-09 00:00

RETIREMENT is not going to be easy for a Pietermaritzburg woman Irene Osbourne (65), who has worked for the South African Revenue Service (SARS) for almost half a century.

The SARS office was in Church Street when she was recruited. “I did not apply. My older sister had been employed by SARS for a while and her supervisor called me and told me there was an opening. I started as a clerk with a standard eight qualification”. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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