Do you need a tax reference number or just want to file your tax return? Either way, don’t go to a Sars tax branch, the revenue service said on Tuesday as it announced an aggressive social-distancing plan to help stem the spread of the coronavirus.

This does not relieve you of your duty as a taxpayer; the deadline for employers to file your employment details is March 31, Sars commissioner Edward Kieswetter said in a statement...

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