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ITR14 form changes
A few legal changes were made to Corporate Income Tax to enable the provision of the disclosure of additional information on the ITR14 form, read more.

Transferring taxpayers on eFiling Important changes have been made when transferring a taxpayer on eFiling. Read more here.

Merging all types of taxes
From 1 November 2014, a new merging function is available on eFiling. This function will help you easily merge all the types of taxes into one single profile for each client/entity. Read more here.

New Income Tax Return for Trusts Now Available
SARS is improving the Income Tax Return for Trusts. The new form (ITR12T) is now available. Read more here.




SARS has developed a free software application which allow employers to complete the declarations offline on the PC and then send these to SARS ...

SARS has developed a free software application 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 ...

Need a Power of Attorney?
All the SARS Power of Attorney (POA) forms are templates provided as options for taxpayers who don't have access to any other POA for dealings relating to tax matters specifically.

Any POA is acceptable as long as it’s within the validity period, contains the required information and is duly signed by the person transferring their authority to someone else to act on their behalf, read more.

ATR Freeze Period
For all Advance Tax Rulings, remember to add the 19 business days from 17 Dec 2014 to 15 Jan 2015 to the estimated time to complete a ruling application.


Beware of the latest SARS scams
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  • 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 non-provisional taxpayers
  • 30-01-2015 - End of Tax Season for provisional taxpayers



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