Finance Minister re-appoints Kingon as SARS commissioner for 90 more days

2018-06-17 15:02

South African Revenue Service acting commissioner Mark Kingon’s time at the helm has been extended by another three months, thanks to Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene.

Merc money was from a legitimate loan, says Makwakwa's business partner

2018-06-03 12:32

A director of a factory equipment supplier has explained how the bulk of R600 000 – which she borrowed from a friend to pursue an alleged tender scam – ended up in former top tax official Jonas Makwakwa's account.

Regulators poised to ease leverage limits for Wall Street banks

2018-04-12 19:09

US regulators are poised to ease leverage limits for Wall Street banks, potentially freeing up tens of billions of dollars

Own bitcoin or ethereum? Sars is coming for you.

2018-04-06 18:20

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin are to be treated as intangible assets – meaning you still have to pay tax on them‚ according to the South African Revenue Service (Sars).

Parliament asks legal advisor in weigh in on third party VAT repayments

2018-03-16 15:06

The standing committee on finance has asked its legal advisor to investigate the lawfullness of SARS making VAT repayments to a Gupta-linked company via a third party.

Moyane insists he didn't scheme to give friend SARS business

2018-03-13 19:02

Tom Moyane says while businessman Patrick Monyeki is his friend, he didn't know that he was doing any direct business with SARS through the revenue service’s debt solutions provider New Integrated Credit Solutions.

Moyane slams 'blatant misrepresentation of facts' over reappointment of Makwakwa

2017-11-27 21:15

SARS Commissioner Tom Moyane has said the internal inquiry that led to the reinstatement of top SARS official Jonas Makwakwa was a "patently fair, unbiased and independent process".

Makwakwa investigation didn't include suspicious transactions - law firm

2017-11-09 17:05

Law firm Hogan Lovells, which conducted an investigation into top SA Revenue Service official Jonas Makwakwa, has said that it did not directly investigate transactions red flagged by the Financial Intelligence Centre.

Gigaba's dilemma: Will his loyalty to Zuma trump his ambition?

2017-10-31 08:42

Finance Minister Gigaba is between a rock and a hard place. He has presidential ambitions, but to get there he'll have to go against President Zuma's wishes, writes Max du Preez.

POLOTIKI: | Episode 14: Connecting the dots - KPMG, SARS and the Guptas

2017-09-22 09:56

In this week's episode of POLOTIKI, we discuss Makhosi Khoza's resignation from the ANC and, we connect the dots between KPMG, SARS and the Guptas.


Moyane lawyer slams president for failing to abide by deadlines

2018-06-12 21:27

The lawyer of suspended SARS commissioner Tom Moyane has written a letter to the State Attorney indicating that President Cyril Ramaphosa’s lawyers have failed to file an affidavit relating to Moyane’s disciplinary inquiry on time.


2018-05-18 12:01

SUSPENDED South African Revenue Services (SARS) commissioner Tom Moyane legal team says it will head to court over technical aspect of his disciplinary inquiry.

Business body rejects Ivan Pillay's resignation, questions motive for charges

2018-04-12 11:41

The Small Business Institute said that, while it would normally accept the resignation of a board member facing criminal charges, it questioned the intention behind the charges against the former SARS official.

WATCH: Moyane's tumultuous tenure at SARS

News24 takes a look back at some of the scandals that plagued suspended SARS head Tom Moyane during his time in office. Watch.

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SARS boss Moyane 'not aware' of reports he may be axed

2018-03-15 14:27

The SA Revenue Service head says he has not had the opportunity to read news reports stating that his removal from the country’s tax authority may be imminent.

How Bitcoin earnings are still taxable

2017-12-14 19:30

SARS says that its treating cryptocurrency in the same way it does capital realisation.

Why you pay tax

2017-11-21 14:40

A financial expert explains how to file your tax return

#ParadisePapers shows poor attempt to stop 'tax cheats' - Oxfam

2017-11-08 10:21

The #ParadisePapers leak exposes the “feeble” political attempts to stop tax cheats, says a spokesperson for Oxfam.

No such thing as a minor lapse of integrity

2017-10-15 06:19

The crime KPMG committed in tarnishing SA’s economy and reputation is unforgivable, writes Tebogo Khaas.

South Africans disclose R35bn in offshore assets to taxman

2017-09-19 20:06

South Africans have declared almost R35bn worth of foreign assets under the government-initiated special voluntary disclosure programme.

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