SARS warns taxpayers about “tax refund” scams

Pretoria – As the deadline for the submission of tax returns approaches, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) has appealed to taxpayers to exercise caution against “tax advisors” who guarantee them a tax refund. “SARS wants to appeal to all taxpayers to exercise caution if they are approached by tax advisors who guarantee them a … Continue reading “SARS warns taxpayers about “tax refund” scams”

SARS see record tax returns in 4 hours

Edenvale – By 10:30am on Monday, just over 18 000 employees had filed their tax returns, and the majority of them had done so online or via the SA Revenue Service (SARS) smart phone App. So many people filed, that the SARS website was temporarily down due to the unexpected large volumes of people who filed … Continue reading “SARS see record tax returns in 4 hours”

Taxation Laws Amendment Bills released for public comment

Pretoria – National Treasury on Thursday released the 2012 Taxation Laws Amendment Bills that give effect to most of the Budget Review tax proposals for public comment. The draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill, the Rates and Monetary Amounts and Amendment of Revenue Laws Bill 2012 – introduced in March 2012 – and the Tax Administration … Continue reading “Taxation Laws Amendment Bills released for public comment”