Moyane: I have a good relationship with Minister Gigaba

The South African Revenue Service (Sars) Commissioner Tom Moyane could not comment on his relationship with former Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan during a press briefing on tax collection for the 2016/2017 financial year.

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba sat alongside Moyane saying he came to offer support to the commissioner.

Gigaba said there should be no doubt about his capability as the finance minister because he is an "educated chap".

Moyane announced the revenue service collected R1.14 trillion in tax.

It's the second year in a row that Sars has broken the trillion rand mark.

To reach that one trillion mark again for the second year in a row, he says it's quite an achievement. He says it's their effort.

Gia Nicolaides, EWN reporter

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