Long wait to file a tax return

2017-09-01 14:14

A reporter’s frustrating day dealing with SARS.

Virtual tax business nets good growth

2017-06-29 16:43

Few can claim to be competent when it comes to filing tax returns. A few years ago, Marc Sevitz co-founded an online platform with Evan Robinson to make this arduous process a breeze.

It’s the season to pay up

2016-10-16 07:19

We are now fully into tax season, with November 25 being the deadline for non-provisional taxpayers who are submitting their tax returns via eFiling or at an SA Revenue Service (Sars) branch.

New record for taxman

2012-07-23 14:26

The SA Revenue Service has already refunded taxpayers R3.07bn, just 22 days after launching its tax filing season.

Gordhan: Be honest with taxman

2012-07-02 12:05

South Africans have been urged to be sincere and truthful with the SA Revenue Service in the 2012 tax season.

Record number tax returns filed

2012-01-29 14:10

Over four million tax returns had been filed with the SA Revenue Service by Thursday last week for the 2010/11 tax season, the highest number in the country's history.

Tax return tally 3m ahead of deadline

2011-11-14 14:11

The SA Revenue Service says over three million tax returns have been submitted ahead of its November 25 deadline.

How to avoid e-filing mistakes

2010-08-04 11:41

Sars' online system has made tax submissions simpler, but business owners need to take care when filing returns online.


July deadline for SARS to respond on delayed refunds

2017-07-06 13:47

SARS has until the end of July to make its submissions to the provisional report on an investigation launched by the Tax Ombud regarding delayed refund payments.

How should you spend your tax refund?

2016-11-05 06:30

Tax season is in full swing with the 25 November deadline for regular, individual taxpayers almost here. We've compiled a list of fun ways to spend your tax refund when that extra bit of cash comes rolling in...

Tax returns hit record

2012-11-27 18:47

A record 5.66 million income tax returns were submitted during this year's tax season, the SA Revenue Service says.

Romney's tax returns an ongoing issue

2012-07-17 17:40

Besieged when they should be on attack, even the Republican party are imploring their man Mitt Romney to release more of his tax returns.

Taxpayers urged to use tax specialists

2012-06-29 17:20

The SA Institute of Chartered Accountants urged taxpayers to use specialist help in completing their tax returns.

SA tax system ranked highly

2011-11-15 11:58

South Africa's tax system has been ranked number one among emerging economies, according to a report.

Record returns submitted to Sars

2011-09-20 15:47

The SA Revenue Service has received more than two million returns since the tax season began on July 1, spokesperson Adrian Lackay says.

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