Latest South African Revenue Service EFiling SCAM Alert: The screen below requires taxpayers to fill in their cell phone number before they can proceed with eFiling. This is not required. If you have submitted your income tax return and you are due for a refund, SARS does not require you to go to eFiling to get your refund. – Ignore this scam.
With the implementation of the Retirement Reform requirements, information tax code 4582 (remuneration portion of income included under income codes: 3701 Travel Allowance, 3702 Re-imbursive Travel Allowance, 3802/3816 Use of Employer provided Vehicle) and its value were omitted from the submission file created by e@syFile™ Employer. This resulted in IRP5/IT3(a) certificates containing codes 3701, 3702, 3802 and/or 3816 but omitting code 4582 and its value being received by SARS. Continue reading “Omission Of Retirement Annuity TAX Code 4582”
It is important for taxpayers expecting a refund to note that SARS has implemented additional risk processes for SARS Tax season 2017 to ensure both the legitimacy and accuracy of the refunds paid. Continue reading “TAX Season 2017 Payout Hits a Speedbump”