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Tax Season 2014 started 1 July
For all the latest information about Tax Season 2014, read more here.

The eFiling Inbox
The new eFiling inbox will be available for all notices and letters relating to your Income Tax Return (ITR12) submitted to SARS via eFiling. Read more here. 

Is your Tax Practitioner Registered?
Please remember that all Tax Practitioners need to be registered with a recognised controlling body (RCB) as well as with SARS. Find out if your Tax Practitioner is registered.

Latest version of e@syFile™ Employer now available
e@syFile™ Employer version 6.5.2 is now available for downloading. Read more here.

Single Registration
The way you register for tax & customs and update your existing details has changed from 12 May 2014. Read more.

Employment Tax Incentive
The incentive will encourage private employers to employ young workers by providing a tax incentive to the employers. 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 ...

Retirement Funds Tax payments
RFT payments can only be made using eFiling. For more info on setting up a credit push, click here.

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 ...



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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