All you need is a computer, internet access and to have your supporting documents on hand. It should take you no more than 45 minutes to submit your return.
Before you login:
- Update your Antivirus.
- Watch your email for Phishing – the act of attempting to acquire information such as usernames, passwords, bank details and credit card.
- Install the latest Adobe Flash Player.
- Make sure you have at least 45 uninterrupted minutes available to you.
What is eFiling?
SARS eFiling is a free, online process for the compliance and submission of returns and declarations and other related services, for more information visit the eFiling Services page. This free service allows taxpayers, tax practitioners and businesses to register free of charge and submit returns and declarations, make payments and perform a number of other interactions with SARS in a secure online environment.
Taxpayers registered for eFiling can engage with SARS online for the submission of returns and declarations and payments in respect of taxes, duties, levies and contributions.
The eFiling service is on a par with international standards, being comparable with services offered in the United States (US), Australia, Singapore, Ireland, Chile and France.
Guides are available on the SARS website to assist taxpayers with the process.
Register now for SARS eFiling.