Sars guns for struggle veteran Shope

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ANC stalwart Mrs Gertrude Shope. Photo: File
ANC stalwart Mrs Gertrude Shope. Photo: File


Former ANC Women’s League president and trade unionist Gertrude Shope appears to be in trouble with the taxman after the SA Revenue Service (Sars) issued a final letter of demand against her for a R423 606 unpaid bill.

In a letter dated June 10, Sars alleges that the 95-year-old veteran politician failed to pay her tax bill, and requests that she make full payment within 10 business days.

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