What's New

 
Changes to personal details
If you received a message recently from SARS about changes to your personal details, you need to visit your nearest SARS branch to verify and avoid fraud

eFiling payments can now be made by HBZ Bank LTD clients
SARS has extended the eFiling payments to be done through HBZ Bank LTD,

Trade Statistics
SARS released trade statistics for July 2016 that recorded a trade surplus of R5.22 billion due to exports of R95.72 billion and imports of R90.50 billion,

Enhanced Tax Compliance Certificate system
Compliant taxpayers may request and print a TCC via eFiling from 18 April 2016,

PAYE interim recon started 1 Sep 2016
Submit your PAYE Interim Reconciliation Declaration between 1 September 2016 and 31 October 2016,

Any issues with e@syFile™ Employer?
How to complete the new fields, handle duplicate certificates and more. See our e@syFile™ FAQ's,

Mobile Tax Units
Find out where our mobile units are this tax season and see our tax workshops to learn more about tax,

Tax Season 2016 is open!
2016 Tax Season for Individuals is now open from 1 July 2016. Be ready. We’re ready, South Africa,

eFiling on the go!
Why not submit your ITR12 via your smartphone or tablet? Download the SARS eFiling App or visit www.sarsefiling.mobi to submit via the mobisite. It’s that easy,

Single registration
Allows taxpayers to register, maintain and view associated tax and customs registrations in a consolidated tax profile,

Excise Duty payment dates
See the new submission and payment dates for 2016/7. Please comply to avoid possible penalty and interest payments,

Last payment date for March 2015
Taxpayers who are making payments or submissions on 31 March 2015 are urged to do so by 12:00 midday,

Auto-merge of tax profiles
From 20 June 2016, SARS will be matching and merging your tax, customs and excise records into one consolidated profile based on your registered details,

New eDNA system
SARS is rolling out a system at our branches where your fingerprints will be captured and authenticated for certain services,

WTI Payments on eFiling
Withholding Tax on Interest (WTI) payments can now be made on eFiling,

 

 Important Dates

 
Deadline for provisional taxpayers via eFiling for 2016 Tax Season
31-01-2017 - Deadline for provisional taxpayers via eFiling for 2016 Tax Season

VAT electronic submissions and payments
30-12-2016 - VAT electronic submissions and payments

Provisional Tax Payments
30-12-2016 - Provisional Tax Payments

Excise duty payments
29-12-2016 - Excise duty payments

VAT manual submissions and payments
23-12-2016 - VAT manual submissions and payments

PAYE submissions and payments
07-12-2016 - PAYE submissions and payments

VAT electronic submissions and payments
30-11-2016 - VAT electronic submissions and payments

Provisional Tax Payments
30-11-2016 - Provisional Tax Payments

Excise duty payments
29-11-2016 - Excise duty payments

VAT manual submissions and payments
25-11-2016 - VAT manual submissions and payments

Deadline for submissions at a SARS branch (non-provisional) for 2016 Tax Season
25-11-2016 - Deadline for submissions at a SARS branch (non-provisional) for 2016 Tax Season

Deadline for eFiling submissions (non-provisional) for 2016 Tax Season
25-11-2016 - Deadline for eFiling submissions (non-provisional) for 2016 Tax Season

PAYE submissions and payments
07-11-2016 - PAYE submissions and payments

VAT electronic submissions and payments
31-10-2016 - VAT electronic submissions and payments

Provisional Tax Payments
31-10-2016 - Provisional Tax Payments

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