>>> Advocate Hanyana Eric Mkhawane

Office of the Tax Ombud

Chief Executive Officer at the Office of the Tax Ombud

Advocate Eric Mkhawane practised as an attorney until 1998 when he joined SARS as a manager in the legal division. He was appointed as a regional manager for enforcement from 2005 until 2010 when he was admitted as an advocate of the High Court (Johannesburg Bar) where he also practised. Advocate Mkhawane’s areas of expertise include tax, contracts, company law, commercial law, insolvency, personal injury, insurance, labour and administrative law.

His academic background includes the following: BProc (Wits), LLB (Wits), LLM Tax Law (Wits), HDip Company Law (Wits) and HDip Labour Law (Wits). He also completed a Senior Management Development Programme with the Gordon Institute of Business Science.