Questions about SARS 'deliberate' withholding of refunds

25 minutes ago

Parliament's standing committee on finance has asked the Tax Ombud if SARS is deliberately withholding refunds in order to boost its collection figures.

Makwakwa reports: SARS places ball in Parliament's court

2017-11-22 12:35

SARS is concerned about the legal implications of releasing reports on allegations against Jonas Makwakwa and has called for a parliamentary committee to put together a team to make a final decision.

Busi to face CIEX report review in December

2017-11-19 06:07

On Friday, Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane abandoned her application for extra time to reply to Absa, the SA Revenue Service and National Treasury regarding their attack on her Bankorp bailout report, which formed part of the so-called CIEX report.

Sars hunts 49c debt

2017-11-12 06:01

A dumbfounded taxpayer is knocked by the taxman for an outstanding amount of 49c. And ordinary taxpayers are subjected to more tax audits, while the taxman takes longer to make repayments.

Jacques Pauw 'potential' SSA witness

2017-11-09 20:41

The South African Security Agency (SSA) are considering using investigative journalist and author Jacques Pauw as a witness, attorney Willem de Klerk says.

Lackay had intentions to leave SARS, CCMA hears

2017-11-06 21:29

Former South African Revenue Services spokesperson Adrian Lackay has always had intentions of leaving the service, the CCMA has heard.

Parliament requests disciplinary report clearing SARS' Makwakwa of wrongdoing

2017-11-06 14:31

Parliament’s standing committee on finance has requested a copy of the disciplinary inquiry report on Jonas Makwakwa and Kelly-Anne Elskie, two SARS employees whose suspensions have been lifted recently.

Imagining a different South Africa

2017-11-05 06:13

We have to believe that we can reclaim our country and rid it of gangster leadership, writes Jeffrey Sehume.

SaveSA: Acting against author of controversial Zuma book a 'slippery slope'

2017-11-03 23:36

The SaveSA campaign has come out to condemn the South African Revenue Services and the State Security Agency after their threats of legal action against journalist and author Jacques Pauw over his newly released book, The President’s Keepers.

#News24 ICYMI: Pauw 'not intimidated' by SSA and SARS; Thousands affected by WhatsApp crash and Sharks confirm Mapimpi signing

2017-11-03 18:20

Barry Roux argues Oscar Pistorius had ‘no evil intent’, a huge thunderstorm lights up the Cape Town skies and the State Security Agency wants Jacques Pauw’s book about President Jacob Zuma to be recalled.


Tax Ombud puts questionable SARS practices in spotlight

2017-11-22 14:22

Dispute resolution and delays in refund payments by the South African Revenue Service are the two major issues picked up by the Office of the Tax Ombud, says its CEO Advocate Eric Mkhawane.

Davis: It is not about Moyane

2017-11-19 06:07

The recommendation by the Davis Tax Committee (DTC) that the SA Revenue Service commissioner “urgently” receive more oversight has nothing to do with Tom Moyane, DTC head Judge Dennis Davis told City Press.

#ParadisePapers - not a clear cut debate

2017-11-13 11:46

#ParadisePapers seems to be much of a replay of the #PanamaPapers, but in terms of respectability of jurisdictions and their standing in the financial world, Bermuda and Panama are not, and have never been, in the same league, explains tax expert Ernest Mazansky.

Gigaba ‘hedging bets’ with Sars probe

2017-11-12 00:00

Trouble is brewing between tax chief Tom Moyane and Malusi Gigaba after the finance minister announced an inquiry into the SA Revenue Service (Sars).

NPA drops Symington 'SARS hostage' case

2017-11-08 22:00

The National Prosecuting Authority will not be pursuing a case against four Hawks members accused of holding SARS legal expert Vlok Symington hostage in 2016.

Jacques Pauw threatens SSA with punitive costs orders

2017-11-06 20:14

Investigative journalist Jacques Pauw stands by the allegations contained in his recently-released book and says he is prepared to seek punitive costs orders against that State Security Agency if it approaches the courts for an interdict against him.

Former SARS spokesperson's CCMA case continues

2017-11-06 06:21

Former SA Revenue Services spokesperson Adrian Lackay will be back at the Commission for Conciliation Mediation and Arbitration for the continuation of his constructive dismissal case.

Pauw distances himself from circulating his book on social media

2017-11-04 12:48

Investigative journalist and author Jacques Pauw has distanced himself from circulating his new book on social media after the State Security Agency (SSA) demanded the book be withdrawn from stores.

Controversial Zuma book 'will stay on the shelves'

2017-11-03 19:11

Exclusive Books has said it believes it is within its rights to keep Jacques Pauw's controversial book about President Jacob Zuma on its shelves.

Pauw not intimidated by SARS, SSA

2017-11-03 16:26

Investigative journalist Jacques Pauw is not shocked that his latest exposé about President Jacob Zuma's alleged shady dealings is facing court action... only that it took so long.

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