Proof required for Income Tax Returns – Individuals

Following the conclusion of your tax year, documents will be issued to you that must be retained for tax purposes. The following documents should, if applicable, be submitted to the accountant who completes your tax return and should be available if the South African Revenue Service (SARS) requests them: 1. IRP5 and IT3 certificates IRP5 and IT3 certificates reflecting salary, […]

The 2016 tax season is open

As is the case every year, the Commissioner for SARS recently published the annual notice to officially ‘open’ the 2016 tax season. Individuals are now able to file their annual income tax returns for the 2016 year of assessment (which ended on 29 February 2016) from 1 July. In the recent Government Gazette No. 40041 (dated 3 June 2016) the […]