Filing is easy — tax is not
While Sars is simplifying how to file returns for taxpayers, it’s still an exacting task that needs to be right first time
Sars is simplifying how you do business with it, but local tax legislation isn’t simple, so you, as a taxpayer, need to make sure you submit the correct information on your tax returns.
Sars has access to a lot of third-party data such as salary and medical scheme information that it uses to fill in tax returns. So when you come to file your return, your information is already filled in. But you’ll still need to check that it is correct and there is no missing information, experts warn. ..