Monthly Archives: November 2016

Sanral misleads SCOPA on their true financial situation

On 29th November, during a heated debate, Mr David Ross, a SCOPA committee member, directed a question at SANRAL on whether they are misrepresenting their true financial situation and possible insolvency, by reflecting their outstanding debt of over R7bn (which… Get more

SANRAL OUTSOURCING INTERNAL AUDIT UNACCEPTABLE

During a grilling by members of the Standing Committee of Public Accounts (SCOPA) in parliament on 29 November, the South African National Roads Agency Limited (SANRAL) acknowledged that it spent up to R20 million per annum on external audit companies… Get more

Eskom downgrade – OUTA calls for Full Forensic audit

Following on yet another vote of no-confidence on Eskom’s financials and governance manifesting in an S&P downgrade this weekend, OUTA believes it is high time for all concerned South Africans to rally for a full forensic audit into Eskom.

Further… Get more

OUTA TO FIGHT FOR RATIONAL ENERGY PLAN

The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) has reacted with outrage and disappointment to the content of the long-awaited Integrated Energy Plan (IEP) and Integrated Resource Plan (IRP), published today in Cape Town. The latter has been six years in the… Get more

OUTA COMMENDS SCOPA FOR HARD REACTION TO SANRAL

OUTA is pleased with the tough reaction undertaken by the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (SCOPA), to SANRAL’s attempt to fob them off with weak and meaningless explanations for the increase of R1,1bn in irregular expenditure.

OUTA has repeatedly expressed… Get more

France to drop carbon tax plan: Les Echos

The French government is set to drop plans to introduce a carbon tax, French financial daily Les Echos said on Thursday.

The French government is set to drop plans to introduce a carbon tax, French financial daily Les Echos said… Get more

Who is OUTA?

OUTA is a proudly South African non-profit Civil Action Organisation, comprising of and supported by people who are passionate about improving the prosperity of our nation.

Over time, the South African Government has introduced a number of taxes, levies and… Get more

SANRAL ISSUES MORE E-TOLL SUMMONSES

We have been flooded with calls and e-mails from members of the public, informing us they have received an SMS notification that a summons has been issued due to their non-payment of e-Tolls.

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We did visit the courts and can… Get more