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SA could face another VAT increase, say experts

South Africans should brace themselves for the possibility of another VAT hike as Sars struggle to raise enough tax. Senior tax consultant Bernard Sacks told The Weekend Argus that while we will...

EFF to introduce private bill to combat ‘aggressive tax avoidance’ by multinationals

The EFF is working on a private member's bill that it says will eliminate legal loopholes and grey areas that allow multinational corporations to avoid paying billions in tax.  This...

Consultancy firm ban relieves partner of duties, to set aside SARS fees

PRETORIA - Consultancy firm Bain and Company which carried out the disastrous restructuring at the South African Revenue Service (Sars)has relieved its managing partner of his duties and committed to paying back...

SARS’ Mathebula recruitment questioned amid allegations Moyane flouted conflict of interest policy

Suspended SA Revenue Service (SARS) commissioner Tom Moyane might have violated the tax body's internal policy on conflict of interest when he allowed his "friend" Hlengani Mathebula to join the institution...

SARS says failure to submit a tax return can get you a criminal record

Taxpayers who do not submit their tax returns will end up with a criminal record, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) said on Monday. In its statement, the revenue service...


50% Organics ban from landfills coming in 2022

THE landfill ban of organic waste in the Western Cape comes into effect in 2022 with a requirement of 50% reduction and 100% reduction...