Taxman pounces on Seretse’s property

Bakang Seretse PIC: THALEFANG CHARLES
Bakang Seretse PIC: THALEFANG CHARLES

Barely days after the Court of Appeal (CoA) released local businessman, Bakang Seretse’s property Botswana Unified Revenue Services (BURS) has pounced on it.

Through the move, the BURS has taken all the funds amounting to P67, 734,260.00 that the State has been holding saying it was due for tax while there is little said about other properties.

The same amount and properties including plots of land and cars have been held by the State’s Receiver and was supposed to be released following the court order.

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