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Tax Season 2015

Tax Season 2015

Well it is that time of year again, tax season. It is time to get all of our affairs in order and submit for refunds. By now, you should have received an IRP5 from your employer, if not, request one right away. Make sure you get a medical aid certification if you pay your own medical aid, any additional income streams, rental income accounts and tax certificates for any retirement annuities. If you do your taxes all on your own, you know how hard it…

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General information on tax refunds four tourists

General information on tax refunds for tourists

Tourists must take note of the following rules and regulations before they attempt to file a VAT refund from SARS: Only the original tax invoices will be considered for VAT refund purposes. Only claims where the value of the goods exported at one time exceed R 250.00 or more will be considered for a VAT refund. Please note that the R250.00 is the value of all invoices and not the minimum value per invoice. Goods consumed and services rendered in South Africa do not qualify…

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How to use SARS eFiling to file Income Tax Returns

How to use SARS eFiling to file Income Tax Returns

Submitting your income tax return with SARS eFiling is easy once you get used to the system. As with all your tax returns, filling out your tax return 100% correctly is of utmost importance. Step 1: Logging in Go to www.sarsefiling.co.za. On the top right-hand corner will be two buttons: Register and Log in. Click Log in and type in your username as password. Then click Login. Step 2: Generate your ITR12 tax return Make sure that your name appears at the top under Taxpayer…

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