Limited Service Offerings in some of SARS branches
Today, there may be limited service offerings in some of our branches due to load shedding. So we’re sorry that we may not be able to offer you a service in some areas.
Tax Clearance Certificate (TCC) application outcome now immediate
Taxpayers will now receive an immediate response on whether applications for a TCC for tender purposes or good standing has been approved or declined. Read more.
Due to ongoing maintenance, Excise clients must please not request or file Excise Returns (EXD01) until 8 March 2014.
Employment Tax Incentive (ETI) Road Shows
National Treasury and SARS invite employers to attend an information session on the Employment Tax Incentive (ETI). Click here for more information on when and where these sessions will take place.
Transfer Duty Refunds
As of 17th February 2014, conveyancers wanting to request refunds for cancelled Transfer Duty declarations have to do so via eFiling. Read more
Discontinuation of Debit Pull Transactions on eFiling
As of the end of October 2013 Debit Pull transactions are discontinued for ABSA, FNB, Investec, Nedbank and Standard Bank. For all other banks you will still be able to use the Debit Pull option until phased out. Read more.
SARS has developed a free software application linked to eFiling which allow employers to complete the declarations offline on the PC and then send these to SARS ... ...
SARS has developed a free software application linked to eFiling which allow Dividends Declarants and Regulated Intermediaries to submit dividend transaction data and complete declarations offline on the PC and then send these to SARS ...
Advance Tax Rulings payments
Applicants currently unable to make electronic payments for ATR, may make cheque payments. For details on ATR payments, please email
Important: Only Adobe Flash Player to
be used for Forms on SARS eFiling
In our quest to improve our service to taxpayers, SARS is phasing in the use of Adobe Flash Player as the only plug-in for your browser, to open the forms that are available on SARS eFiling. Read more ...
New Customs Declarations system
There’s a new interim process for the printing of hardcopy notifications to get goods released.Read more...
Beware of the latest SARS scams
Please remember, SARS will not request your banking details through email, sms or telephone. For the latest scams, click here...
SARS eFiling is a free, simple and secure way of interacting with SARS from the comfort of your home or office...
- 01-04-2014 - Start of Annual Employers Tax Season
- 30-05-2014 - End of Annual Employers Tax Season
- 01-07-2014 - Start of Tax Season for Individuals
- 01-09-2014 - Start of Interim Employers Tax Season
- 31-10-2014 - End of Interim Employers Tax Season
- 21-11-2014 - End of Tax Season for Individuals
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