What's New

 
Tax Season for Individuals
The deadline for non-provisional taxpayers was 25 November 2016. If you didn't submit, go to our tax season webpage for more information,

Trade Statistics for 2016
SARS released trade stats indicating a deficit of R4.41 billion. The year-to-date deficit of R14.35 billion is an improvement on the deficit for the same period last year,

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,

Issues with PDF's?
See our browser compatibility guidelines when you experience any issues with opening PDF's in eFiling,

Tax Statistics for 2016
SARS and National Treasury released the 9th annual edition of the Tax Statistics publication,

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,

Rejected ETI certificates
SARS has relaxed some ETI validations for the 201608 submission period to assist employers,

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

Enhanced Dispute Process For VAT
An enhanced dispute management process for Value-Added Tax (VAT) is now available on eFiling and at SARS Branches,

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

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

Customs Provisional Payments
Automation of Provisional Payments for Customs Imports Declaration and Activation of Preferential Codes,

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,

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

 

 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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