What's New

 
Online Bookings
Taxpayers and Tax Practitioners should book an appointment before visiting a branch,

Tax Relief for Employers
SARS has published detailed Questions & Answers for the COVID-19 tax relief for PAYE. See our FAQs on the Tax Relief measures,

High call volumes
We are experiencing high call volumes and appreciate your patience during this time.

31 May Employers' deadline
SARS reminds employers of their obligation to submit payroll information on or before the deadline of Sunday 31 May 2020. Compliant employers make it easier for their employees,

Trade Statistics
SARS released trade statistics for April 2020 recording a trade deficit of R35.02 billion attributable to exports of R53.01 billion and imports of R88.03 billion,

eFiling downtime
Due to ongoing maintenance, eFiling may not be available on Wednesday, 16 October 2019, from 19:00 to 20:00. Our apologies for any inconvenience.

VAT Notice of Registration
VAT vendors can now obtain a VAT notice of registration on eFiling, by following a few easy steps. The VAT vendor needs to be a registered eFiler,

Supporting documents
No need to go to a branch to submit supporting documents if you are not an eFiler, you can now submit through this website,

Third Party Data
Third Party Data Annual Submissions is now open from 15 April to 31 May 2020. Banks, medical schemes, fund administrators etc. are required to send returns to SARS,

Waiving of penalties
Businesses that are incapable of making payment due to the COVID-19 disaster, may apply to defer tax payments without incurring penalties by emailing us,

VAT Refunds Relief
VAT vendors currently registered to file VAT returns on a bi-monthly may now file VAT returns on a monthly basis, thereby allowing the earlier unlocking of refunds,

Temporary branch closures
Some SARS branch offices may be closed from time-to-time, please see the list,

Forgot eFiling password?
We realise that you only file your tax once a year so it’s easy to forget your password. So if you’ve forgotten your eFiling password, here's some help,

No need to go to a Branch
Available on eFiling: Enquire on debt outstanding and make a payment, enquire on returns outstanding, Tax Compliance Status, Request Statement of Account,

Tax Directives easier now
Tax Practitioners and Individuals may now apply for IRP3(b) and IRP3(c) Tax Directives through their eFiling profiles rather than having to going into a SARS Branch,

 

 Important Dates

 
D-date - Provisional taxpayers who file electronically
29-01-2021 - D-date - Provisional taxpayers who file electronically

VAT electronic submissions and payments
31-12-2020 - VAT electronic submissions and payments

CIT Provisional Tax Payments
31-12-2020 - CIT Provisional Tax Payments

End of the 3rd fiscal quarter
31-12-2020 - End of the 3rd fiscal quarter

Excise Duty payments
30-12-2020 - Excise Duty payments

VAT manual submissions and payments
24-12-2020 - VAT manual submissions and payments

PAYE submissions and payments
07-12-2020 - PAYE submissions and payments

VAT electronic submissions and payments
30-11-2020 - VAT electronic submissions and payments

CIT Provisional Tax Payments
30-11-2020 - CIT Provisional Tax Payments

Excise Duty payments
27-11-2020 - Excise Duty payments

VAT manual submissions and payments
25-11-2020 - VAT manual submissions and payments

D-date for taxpayers filing online
16-11-2020 - D-date for taxpayers filing online

PAYE submissions and payments
06-11-2020 - PAYE submissions and payments

VAT electronic submissions and payments
30-10-2020 - VAT electronic submissions and payments

CIT Provisional Tax Payments
30-10-2020 - CIT Provisional Tax Payments

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