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VAT Notices

[…] to paragraph 8 of Schedule 1 to the Value-Added Tax Act, 1991 as a consequence to the amendment in Part 1 of Schedule No. 4 to the Customs Act, to include licensed customs and excise storage warehouses as places where diplomats maybe able to obtain new motor vehicles Notice R.2185 24 June 2022 2021 […]

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Authorised Economic Operator (AEO)

About AEO    An Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) is a company involved in the international movement of goods and approved by SARS Customs as complying with World Customs Organisation or equivalent compliance and supply chain security standards. AEOs may include manufacturers, importers, exporters, brokers, carriers, consolidators, intermediaries, ports, airports, terminal operators, integrated operators, warehouses, […]

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Taxpayer and Trader Education

[…] the common Audit findings? 7 July 2022 – Registration, Licensing and Accreditation (RLA) webinar SARS hosted a webinar with the theme of the onboarding of all existing Customs clients including cargo reporters (RCG). If you have missed the webinar, see the recorded session here of see the presentation: RLA – Onboarding of Customs Clients. […]

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Clearing Agents

What is a clearing agent? Any person (excluding a registered agent) who lodges a Customs Clearance Declaration (CCD): For reward on behalf of another Customs Client type; or Provides a service that includes the clearance of goods (e.g. Licensee of a Customs warehouse making CCD on behalf of the importer, exporter or owner of […]

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Durban: Albany House Contact type: Customs: Harbours Country: South Africa Region: KwaZulu-Natal City: Durban: Albany House Telephone number: 0800 00 7277 Fax number: (031) 328 7446 Physical Address: 61 – 62 Margaret Mncadi Avenue Corner of Albany Grove & Margaret Mncadi Avenue Durban 4001 Postal address: Private Bag X54305 Durban 4000 Cape Town (P166) […]

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Rule Amendments 2013

The amendments to the Customs and Excise Rules are made in terms of the Customs and Excise Act, 1964 by Notice in the Gazette. The Notices are arranged according to the publication date and grouped in the different years of issue, which can be accessed on the navigation pane above. An implementation date that falls on […]

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Southern African Customs Union (SACU) Agreement between the Governments of the Republic of Botswana, the Kingdom of Lesotho, the Republic of Namibia, the Republic of South Africa and the Kingdom of Swaziland (SACU) The Union consists of the Governments of the – Republic of Botswana Kingdom of Lesotho Republic of Namibia Republic of South […]

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Customs Offices and Contacts

All telephone calls to Customs offices will now be routed automatically to the SARS Contact Centre on 0800 00 7277. This process has been introduced at SARS offices around the country in order to offer clients improved tracking and tracing of queries, as well as a single telephone number or point of contact, ensuring […]

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VAT Connect Issue 13 (November 2021)

[…] supplies correctly for VAT purposes. Qualifying taxpayers seeking to regularise their affairs are also encouraged to apply directly to the unit responsible for the Voluntary Disclosure Programme. Customs documentation and registration required for exports The export of goods from South Africa is subject to VAT at the zero rate provided certain requirements are met, […]

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What are Internal Administrative Appeals (IAA)? If anyone does not agree with the decision of a Customs officer, they should firstly approach that officer’s immediate supervisor in order to clarify the decision in question and resolve any uncertainties. Should the matter not be resolved in this way, the person may institute a formal internal […]

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