How do I register for eFiling in South Africa?

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How do I register for eFiling in South Africa?

How to register, How do I access eFiling?, How long does SARS take to verify bank details?, Is there any app for eFiling?. As a registered taxpayer, you can register for SARS eFiling, which allows you to make payments to SARS or request a tax compliance certificate, in addition to providing access to a variety of other benefits and services via an electronic platform.

What SARS does

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) is the nation’s tax collecting authority. Established in terms of the South African Revenue Service Act 34 of 1997 as an autonomous agency, we are responsible for administering the South African tax system and customs service.

How do I access eFiling?

Simply login to eFiling using your existing Login Name and Password. If you have forgotten your Login Name and/or Password, click on the question mark icon. Remember: Do not submit supporting documentation to SARS, you must retain the documents for a period of five years should SARS require them in the future.

When you register for SARS eFiling for the first time and you do not have a tax reference number, SARS will automatically register you and issue a tax reference number.  Note that you must have a valid South African ID.

Follow these easy steps to register on eFiling:

1. Click on Register
2. Follow the prompts

You can also register for SARS eFiling on the SARS MobiApp and follow the same steps.

Need help to register on eFiling? If you need help to register for Income Tax, watch our helpful tutorial video on the SARS YouTube channel by clicking on the image below:

How to submit my tax return on eFiling 2023 South Africa?

Select the appropriate year and click on “Request Return”. Once you have selected the required return and it is generated, the Income tax Work Page will be displayed. By clicking on the “My tax return (ITR12)” link you will be presented with an editable declaration for the selected tax period.

Best browser to use for SARS eFiling?

– Chrome v41, Firefox v55, Edge v13, Safari v10 or Opera v55.

Visit SARS eFiling official website to register >>> https://secure.sarsefiling.co.za/app/register

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