For some time now, I have complained that there is a lack of tax audits on high net worth individual taxpayers.

This was neither out of malice, nor out of a desire to target those who have accumulated wealth. Rather, my concern is that, in a country with levels of inequality as high as those of SA, it is unconscionable that millions pay their fair share of tax — by way of pay-as-you-earn tax and/or VAT — but some who own multiple homes and fancy motorcars consider it their divine right not to pay their legal dues to the SA Revenue Service (Sars)...

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