In The News South Africa

Embattled Moyane demands reversal of his dismissal

JOHANNESBURG, November 7 – Beleaguered former South African Revenue Services (Sars) boss Tom Moyane’s lawyers have written to President Cyril Ramaphosa demanding that he reverse his decision to fire Moyane following recommendations from an inquiry led by retired Judge Robert Nugent. Moyane’s lawyers demanded that Ramaphosa withdraw their client’s dismissal letter by Friday, or face […]

Business In The News South Africa

SA Revenue Service ‘notes’ Moyane dismissal

JOHANNESBURG, November 2  – The South African Revenue Service (Sars) on Friday said it has “noted” the announcement by President Cyril Ramaphisa that he has fired suspended tax commissioner, Tom Moyane. In a terse statement, Sars said any enquiries in this regard must be directed to the Office of the Presidency. Moyane, who was sacked on Thursday, is mounting a legal challenge […]

Business Lead South Africa

Sars did not implement R200mln IT restructuring model, inquiry hears

PRETORIA, October 24 – The R200 million information technology (IT) modernisation model that was developed by a consultancy firm hired by suspended South African Revenue Services (Sars) commissioner Tom Moyane to revive and restructure the revenue service’s IT was never implemented, the Nugent Commission of Inquiry heard on Tuesday. Consulting firm, Gartner, was hired by […]