• In 1919 on this day General Louis Botha the first Prime Minister of South Africa, died in Pretoria after a heart attack.

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Get ready! PAYE interim recon opens on 1 September 2016
Submit your PAYE Interim Reconciliation Declaration between 1 September 2016 and 31 October 2016, read more
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, read more
Tax Season 2016 is open!
2016 Tax Season for Individuals is now open from 1 July 2016. Be ready. We’re ready, South Africa, read more
Enhanced Tax Compliance Certificate system
Compliant taxpayers may request and print a TCC via eFiling from 18 April 2016, read more
Process for Emigrants to transfer Blocked Funds
Taxpayers who already emigrated and want to transfer 'Blocked Funds' need to request a TCS for FIA via eFiling or at a SARS Branch, read more
New eDNA system
SARS is rolling out a system at our branches where your fingerprints will be captured and authenticated for certain services, read more
Single registration
How to register, maintain and view tax and customs registrations in a consolidated tax profile, read more
Mobile Tax Units
Find out where our mobile units are this tax season and see our tax workshops to learn more about tax, read more

 Important Dates

30-08-2016 - Excise duty payments

31-08-2016 - VAT electronic submissions and payments

31-08-2016 - Provisional Tax Payments

07-09-2016 - PAYE submissions and payments

23-09-2016 - VAT manual submissions and payments

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 Fighting Tax Crime

There is a steady increase in email scams and phishing attacks in which the SARS brand is being abused.
Tax Crime & Corruption