SARS breaks its trillion rand mark in tax collection

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has collected R1.144 trillion in tax for the 2016/2017 financial year, breaking the trillion rand mark for the second year in a row.

Commissioner Tom Moyane made the announcement in a briefing on Monday.

Moyane says this outcome is fractionally above the revised estimate that was announced during this year's budget. Eyewitness News reporter Gia Nicolaides attended the briefing.

Click below to listen to the full report by EWN's Gia Nicolaides....

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