New Sars boss: so much more than just a taxman

2019-04-05 16:13

Edward Kieswetter is ready to roll up his sleeves as he takes over as head of Sars. He spoke to YOU about is road to the top job.

Moyane tackles Gupta tax refunds, ‘enmity’ with Gordhan in new affidavit

2018-11-16 18:08

The "enmity" between Public Enterprises Minister Gordhan and former SARS commissioner Tom Moyane is one of the issues the latter mentions in his latest ConCourt document.

Ramaphosa: Why I fired Moyane from SARS

2018-11-01 19:21

Tom Moyane was fired over his refusal to "meaningfully participate" in the Nugent Commission, as well as the "deeply concerning" state of SARS, President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

SARS exec 'will go to war' over R759k private law firm bill

2018-10-22 14:57

SARS Group Executive for Employment Relations, Luther Lebelo, has told the Nugent Commission of Inquiry he is prepared to "go to war" to challenge the R759 000 bill from lawyers who helped him gather evidence for his submission last month.

Bar Council defends judge's testimony at SARS inquiry, accuses Jacques Pauw of 'personal attack'

2018-10-07 11:45

The General Council of the Bar has come to the defence of Retired Judge Frank Kroon following media reports on his testimony before the Nugent Commission on SARS.

Van Loggerenberg: Kroon should have spoken out sooner over Sars 'rogue unit'

2018-09-28 15:02

Former SARS enforcement executive Johann van Loggerenberg has reacted to bombshell testimony by retired Judge Frank Kroon that the 'rogue unit' was in fact lawfully established.

SARS executive: I am no Moyane hitman

2018-09-27 16:47

From executive bonuses to payments of legal fees for matters that had nothing to do with SARS, the man who has been described as Tom Moyane’s enforcer on Thursday failed to answer questions about his role in some of the transactions he signed off.

Business Leadership SA cuts ties with Bain & Company

2018-09-17 22:36

The business advocacy group has parted ways with global management consultancy Bain & Company over controversy surrounding work it did for the SA Revenue Service.

Consulting firm Bain ready to defend itself at Nugent inquiry into SARS

2018-08-27 11:38

Consulting firm Bain & Company, which has come under fire from SARS executives for its role in the drafting of the tax revenue’s restructuring plan, says it is ready to defend itself.

Bain must answer to its role at SARS, Nugent Inquiry hears

2018-08-23 14:52

The Nugent Commission of Inquiry wants Bain & Company to answer for its role in formulating the tax agency's controversial operating model.


EFF joins outcry against 'secret' process to appoint new SARS commissioner

2019-03-27 11:47

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has joined the chorus of those objecting to the process of appointing a new SA Revenue Service boss.

UPDATE: Moyane to Ramaphosa: Withdraw my termination by Friday

2018-11-06 17:23

Axed SARS boss Tom Moyane has written a scathing letter to President Cyril Ramaphosa demanding that Ramaphosa withdraw his letter of termination - or his lawyers will seek an interdict to prevent him taking recommendations from the Nugent Commission.

Gartner drafted terms of reference for SARS multi-million rand contract, inquiry hears

2018-10-23 12:00

IT company Gartner says it helped design the terms of reference for its multi-million rand contract with SARS, the Nugent Inquiry into the administration of the tax revenue service has heard.

SARS Inquiry resumes amid looming Constitutional Court bid

2018-10-15 13:15

The Nugent Commission of Inquiry into SARS resumed on Monday, despite a brewing Constitutional Court bid by suspended tax boss Tom Moyane to have it halted.

Mathebula: I cooperated with Moyane under duress

2018-09-28 17:46

Tom Moyane’s influence dominated the testimony of a SARS executive who told the Nugent Inquiry how he was instructed to hire and fire people, and asked to sign off on a new investigations unit.

Labelling SARS anti-corruption unit 'unlawful' was a mistake, inquiry hears

2018-09-28 12:36

The former chairperson of the SARS board has conceded that it was wrong to conclude that the unit investigating the illicit economy was unlawful.

Gartner wasn't the first choice, Nugent Commission told

2018-09-25 19:30

The Nugent Commission has turned its attention from Bain & Company to the lucrative contracts signed with advisory firm Gartner.

Questions over tender process in Bain's R164m SARS contract

2018-08-30 18:00

Questions were raised over procurement process regarding Bain & Company's R164m contract with SARS, as the consulting company began presenting evidence to the Nugent Commission of Inquiry.

Fear, dysfunction and how SARS was brought to its knees

2018-08-25 09:15

From dysfunction to fear, this was the week that was at the Nugent Commission of Inquiry into the SA Revenue Service.

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