The Sars e-filing season opened on Monday, July 1 to much fanfare about the new, eFiling online system, and while there were some happy online users, there were many who slammed the system for being faulty. 

Despite this, Sars said on Wednesday that in the first two days of e-filing more than half a million people logged on to the site, with just short of 300,000 requesting their returns, and 188,140 people filing their returns.

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