I’D BEEN TOLD the SA Revenue Service was one of the less inefficient branches of Government. But, as Rick said in Casablanca – when told the waters he’d come for didn’t exist in the desert – “I was misinformed”.
I wonder how many taxpayers have had to fork out for offences existing only in the imagination of incompetent bureaucrats?
This has just happened to me. I received a notice that I had to pay a penalty of R250 for “non-compliance” because I’d