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These forms are intended to include those forms to be used by taxpayers for legal matters and not to be a full record of SARS Forms.

The search function Find a Form may be used if you’re looking for any other form not displayed here.


Foreign Tax Recovery Assistance 

Section 185 of the Tax Administration Act, 2011, makes provision for the recovery of revenue on behalf of foreign governments:

Read more about where it should be submitted on Foreign Tax Recovery Assistance


Power of Attorney (POA) Forms provided by SARS

All the SARS Power of Attorney forms are templates provided as options for taxpayers who do not have access to any other Power of Attorney forms for dealings relating to tax matters specifically.
  • SPPOA – Special Power of Attorney 
    To appoint any taxpayer or representative taxpayer, except a tax practitioner, to act on his/her behalf, the SPPOA must be accompanied by –
    • a certified copy of the taxpayer’s identity document;
    • a certified copy of representative taxpayer’s identity document; and
    • an affidavit from the taxpayer authorising the representative taxpayer to act on his/her behalf. The affidavit to, at a minimum, include the identity number of the representative and the tax number of the taxpayer.
  • TPPOA – Special Power of Attorney to Tax Practitioner 
    To be completed by a taxpayer or representative taxpayer to appoint a tax practitioner to act on his/her behalf
  • ASPOA – Authority on Special Power of Attorney by Tax Practitioner 
    To be completed by a tax practitioner to further delegate an employee to act on a client’s behalf (The TPPOA must be submitted simultaneously with this ASPOA to SARS offices)

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