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Review of your tax return
If you’ve received a SMS or email from SARS to go to your nearest SARS branch, you will need to take the required documents with you, read more
Retirement Fund on ITR12
If you experience any issues when completing your Retirement Annuity Fund contributions on the ITR12, see our tips, read more
Tax Season is here
Tax Season is here. Why wait in line when you can go online. Register today for eFiling. Let's do this, read more
Omission of code 4582
Taxpayers who received IRP5/IT3(a) tax certificates from their employers reflecting codes 3701, 3702, 3802 and/or 3816), may be affected, read more
Tax Directives enhancements
The enhancements to the directive application forms will enable Fund Administrators and Insurers to comply with the legal requirements, read more
Medical Deductions on ITR12
If you experience any issues when completing your Medical Deductions on your Income Tax Return (ITR12), see our tips, read more
Issues with PDF's?
See our browser compatibility guidelines when you experience any issues with opening PDF's in eFiling, read more
Single registration
Allows taxpayers to register, maintain and view associated tax and customs registrations in a consolidated tax profile, read more
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 Important Dates

25-07-2017 - VAT manual submissions and payments

28-07-2017 - Excise Duty payments

31-07-2017 - VAT electronic submissions and payments

31-07-2017 - CIT Provisional Tax Payments

31-07-2017 - Trade Statistics

07-08-2017 - PAYE submissions and payments

25-08-2017 - VAT manual submissions and payments

30-08-2017 - Excise Duty payments

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