Bogus tax practitioner sentenced to direct inprisonment

2018-07-29 15:15

Tax practitioner Nosicela Ntozini was sentenced to six and a half years direct imprisonment for 159 counts of fraud and for failing to register as a tax practitioner.

SA’s top law firm reportedly sold Christo Wiese an alleged dubious deal – and Sars now wants millions back

2018-07-19 08:18

A new report details a complex deal sold to embattled tycoon Christo Wiese.

WATCH LIVE: Advocate Dali Mpofu defends Moyane at SARS Inquiry

2018-06-29 09:53

Dali Mpofu, who has come to the defence of suspended SARS boss Tom Moyane, is now on the stand at the SARS Inquiry, with Moyane expected to follow.

Culture of fear at SARS, with bugs and cameras everywhere, inquiry hears

2018-06-27 12:22

Listening devices and cameras were planted all over the SARS offices in Pretoria after Tom Moyane was appointed as commissioner in 2014, the SARS commission of inquiry heard on day two of proceedings.

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.


The 18 biggest mistakes you can make on your tax return this year

2018-07-24 07:12

Tax filing season is now open, and the SA Revenue Service (Sars) is waiting for returns. Doing your tax is painful enough – don’t compound your misery with these own goals.

SARS pulling out all stops to reverse Moyane 'near disasters' - accounting body

2018-07-16 20:21

The 'near disastrous' SARS operating model under suspended commissioner Tom Moyane has led to a "decline in tax morality and revenue collections", says the SA Institute of Professional Accountants.

Rogue unit allegations hogwash, former SARS enforcement head tells inquiry

2018-06-28 13:15

The former head of SARS enforcement Gene Ravele told the commission of inquiry into affairs at the tax agency that allegations over the so-called ‘rogue unit’ were untrue.

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".

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