What's New

 
Customs RCG Phase 1
Customs is introducing new electronic reporting requirements under Phase 1 of the Reporting of Conveyances and Goods (RCG) project from 20 April 2018,

March 2018 VAT Submissions
For those vendors who are not clear on the March 2018 VAT submission,

Corporate Income Tax
SARS implemented changes to the Income Tax Return for Companies(ITR14) on 26 February 2018,

Trade Statistics
SARS released trade statistics for February 2018 recording a trade balance surplus of R0.43 billion due to exports of R90.59 billion and imports of R90.16 billion,

Annual Employer Reconciliation
Employers are required to submit their PAYE Employer Annual Reconciliations between 1 April and 31 May 2018 to SARS,

SARS Mmabatho branch
The SARS Mmabatho branch has been closed for today 20 April 2018 as a precaution to protect taxpayers and staff due to the unrest in the area.

VAT rate increase
SARS implemented the increase in VAT from 14% to 15% with effect from 1 April 2018,

BRICS Customs co-operation
Delegates from BRICS member countries have agreed to strengthen co-operation and mutual assistance to facilitate trade between member countries and other developing countries,

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

Cryptocurrencies
SARS will continue to apply normal income tax rules to cryptocurrencies and will expect affected taxpayers to declare cryptocurrency gains or losses as part of taxable income,

How do I get a Tax Directive?
Employers and Fund Administrators can request a tax directive from SARS via the following channels,

Trusts
On 26 February 2018, SARS implemented several changes to the Income Tax Return for Trusts (ITR12T) in respect of the year of assessment ending on 28 February 2017,

eFiling downtime
Due to maintenance, eFiling will be unavailable on Friday, 20 Jan from 22h00 to Saturday, 21 Jan at 04h30. We apologise for any inconvenience.

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

High call volumes
We are currently experiencing high call volumes. We appreciate your patience and ask that you make use of the Call Back option when calling 0800 00 7277.

 

 Important Dates

 
VAT electronic submissions and payments
31-12-2018 - VAT electronic submissions and payments

CIT Provisional Tax Payments
31-12-2018 - CIT Provisional Tax Payments

End of the 3rd fiscal quarter
31-12-2018 - End of the 3rd fiscal quarter

Excise Duty payments
28-12-2018 - Excise Duty payments

VAT manual submissions and payments
24-12-2018 - VAT manual submissions and payments

PAYE submissions and payments
07-12-2018 - PAYE submissions and payments

VAT electronic submissions and payments
30-11-2018 - VAT electronic submissions and payments

CIT Provisional Tax Payments
30-11-2018 - CIT Provisional Tax Payments

Excise Duty payments
29-11-2018 - Excise Duty payments

VAT manual submissions and payments
23-11-2018 - VAT manual submissions and payments

PAYE submissions and payments
07-11-2018 - PAYE submissions and payments

VAT electronic submissions and payments
31-10-2018 - VAT electronic submissions and payments

CIT Provisional Tax Payments
31-10-2018 - CIT Provisional Tax Payments

Excise Duty payments
30-10-2018 - Excise Duty payments

VAT manual submissions and payments
25-10-2018 - VAT manual submissions and payments

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