Sars seize EFF funder Mazzotti's property over R70m debt

The South African Revenue Service (Sars) is making moves to reclaim debt allegedly owed to them by Adriano Mazzotti, the owner of controversial tobacco company CarniLinx.

According to investigative reporter Pauli van Wyk, Sars has obtained two warrants that will allow them to attach and remove Mazzotti’s moveable property, which includes fancy cars and expensive art. This is so that Mazzotti can pay tax debt the revenue service says stands at more than R70 million rand.

Their current move is reportedly to recoup R33.

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