Lawyer refuses to give evidence at Nugent inquiry, risks prosecution

2018-10-22 11:57

David Maphakela, the lawyer who gave legal assistance to SA Revenue Service head of human resources Luther Lebelo, on Monday morning refused to give oral evidence at the Nugent Inquiry.

SARS acting boss Mark Kingon to testify at Nugent inquiry

2018-10-19 06:45

The acting commissioner is set to give evidence at the Nugent Inquiry into what is being done to steer the tax service out of its operational crisis.

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.

Bain says it may have been 'used' for political agenda at SARS

2018-09-03 11:45

Consulting firm Bain & Company says it is possible it was "used" to further a "personal or political agenda" at the tax agency.

Bain & Co 'failed' at SARS

2018-09-02 06:01

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene says he was disappointed in global management consultancy Bain’s inability to deliver results considering it had aided a turnaround at Development Bank of Southern Africa.

Nene: Suspended SARS boss Tom Moyane too occupied with 'rogue unit'

2018-08-31 16:36

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene says he was forced to appoint the SARS advisory committee in March 2015 as commissioner Tom Moyane’s attention was focused on the so-called rouge unit, instead of revenue collection.

'Why fix what isn't broke?' - Judge Davis on SARS restructure under Moyane

2018-08-31 13:29

Davis told the Nugent Commission of Inquiry he never saw the need for the controversial restructuring process at the SARS undertaken by international consulting firm Bain & Company in 2015.

WATCH: Judge Dennis Davis testifies at Nugent inquiry

2018-08-31 09:13

Davis is presenting evidence following former Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba and current Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene, on corporate governance and tax shortfalls at the SA Revenue Service.

Nene, Gigaba in hot seat at SARS Inquiry

2018-08-31 08:17

Former Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba and current Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene will be the highest profile witnesses yet to testify before the Nugent Commission of Inquiry.

Nugent handed new evidence on SARS 'rogue unit'

2018-08-16 15:25

The Nugent Commission of Inquiry has been handed new evidence on the so-called 'rogue unit' that includes details of its work and mandate.

 

Emotional Mark Kingon apologises for leadership failures at SARS

2018-10-19 10:43

The acting SARS commissioner has apologised 'unreservedly' to people the of South Africa for leadership failures at the tax service.

Gordhan highlights beleaguered Bain's history of govt tenders

2018-10-08 21:41

Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan says the Department of Public Enterprises and National Treasury awarded a tender of R12.1m to Bain for work to be done at state-owned airlines.

SARS Inquiry hears internal investigations unit broke down under Moyane

2018-09-26 13:32

A senior SARS employee has said that after the arrival of Tom Moyane the tax agency's internal anti-corruption unit was reduced from handling critical investigations to looking into minor cases such as fraudulent staff sick notes.

Bain to launch investigation into work for SARS

2018-09-03 09:34

Global consultancy says it will undertake a "deep and extensive investigation" into its work for the tax agency, in light of testimony at the Nugent inquiry.

WRAP: Explosive testimony as Bain tells inquiry Moyane reached out to them before appointment

2018-08-31 16:53

Suspended SARS boss Tom Moyane met with consultancy Bain & Company for an opinion on the tax service long before he was appointed commissioner.

5 things the SARS inquiry heard from high-ranking officials

2018-08-31 15:39

Government ministers and a judge described poor governance challenges that bedevilled SARS under suspended tax boss Tom Moyane

Moyane Russia trip still shrouded in mystery

2018-08-31 11:25

Suspended SARS commissioner Tom Moyane's mysterious trip to Russia in 2017 still cannot be explained.

Bain partner tells SARS inquiry he has nothing to apologise for - As it happened

2018-08-31 09:01

The Nugent Commission of Inquiry heard from former Finace Minister Malusi Gigaba, current Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene, Judge Dennis Davis and Bain managing partner Vittorio Massone in a full day of testimony.

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.

SARS Inquiry: Makwakwa wants Nugent to subpoena witnesses and taxman

2018-08-02 18:44

The former chief of business and individual taxes at the tax agency, who resigned in mid-March, says he needs internal SARS documents to prepare for his submission to the Nugent Commission of Inquiry.

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