Tax Season is now closed
The Income Tax Return deadline was Friday 22 Nov 2013. To avoid penalties and interest submit all outstanding returns. Provisional taxpayers have until 31 Jan 2014 to submit via eFiling. Read more.
Cheque Limit of R100 000 extended to Additional Taxes
If you wish to make a cheque payment to SARS at a branch or by post please note the R100 000 limit of the amount paid by cheque has been extended to additional taxes. 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.
Single Payment Reference Number (PRN)
Employers please note that a single Payment Reference Number (PRN) has been introduced on the EMP201. 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 ...
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...
Duplicate or Incomplete Employer EMP501 Submissions
Employers experiencing problems due to duplicate or incomplete EMP501 submissions made on e@syFile™ Employer can find out more by clicking here.
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...
- 07-10-2013 - Submission and Payment of EMP201
- 25-10-2013 - Submission and Payment of VAT201 – Manual Registered Vendors
- 31-10-2013 - Submission and Payment of VAT201 – Registered VAT eFilers
- 31-10-2013 - End of Employer Interim Reconciliation
- 07-11-2013 - Submission and Payment of EMP201
- 22-11-2013 - End of Tax Season 2013 (Electronic filing via eFiling and Branches for non-provisional taxpayers)
- 25-11-2013 - Submission and Payment of VAT201 – Manual Registered Vendors
- 29-11-2013 - Submission and Payment of VAT201 – Registered VAT eFilers
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