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SARS extends opening hours for tax season deadlines

Taxpayers worrying about the tax season deadline drawing  ever closer can breathe a sigh of relief, after SARS (South African Revenue Service) announced on Wednesday that it would extends its operating hours for the next two weekends. “The SARS branch offices will extend working days to Saturdays for the next two weekends – 14 and 21 November – in anticipation of an increase in number of taxpayers who will file their returns,” said SARS spokesperson Sandile Memela on Wednesday. Ahead of the November 27 tax…

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Malema’s Tax Case Postponed

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema’s tax battle will resume in June after the Pretoria High Court postponed the matter one again. “I rule that the matter be extended to June 1. Costs reserved,” Jude Ferdi Preller said. Malema appeared in court where the judge was to decide whether or not to declare him an insolvent and sequestrate his assets after the matter was postponed in August, 2014. If the court rules in favour of the final sequestration against Malema, he would no…

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