Due to ongoing maintenance eFilers will experience intermittent downtime on Friday 19 September from 18:00 - 21:00. We apologise for any inconvenience. 

e@syFile™ Employer help in the SARS branches With 2 weeks left until the Employer Interim Reconiciliation deadline on 31 October 2014, our e@syFile™ Employer consultants will be in the SARS branches. Read more here for the dates & times.

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.

eFiling Credit Push extended 
The eFiling Credit Push option has been extended to Bidvest Bank and allows you to cancel a Credit Push transaction, read more.

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



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 ...

Dispute Changes Coming Soon
All saved or pending income tax dispute forms, Notice of Objection (NOO) or Notice of Appeal (NOA), will be deleted from eFiling after 5 December 2014. The dispute forms and process will be changed in December 2014. Read more here.

Employment Tax Incentive (ETI) Refund Process
The refund process is expected to be introduced in the last quarter of 2014, see the latest important facts about ETI refunds, read more.

No more assistance to unregistered Tax Practitioners
From 8 September 2014 Tax Practitioners who aren’t registered with both a Recognised Controlling Body (RCB) and SARS can no longer be assisted. Read More.

Merging eFiling profiles
If a Tax Practitioner's ID number is incorrect on the 'Confirm registration status' page, a new profile has to be created. See our easy steps to create and merge the profiles.

Advance Tax Rulings payments
Applicants currently unable to make electronic payments for ATR, may make cheque payments. For details on ATR payments, please email 


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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