South Africa: Tax filing season for individual taxpayers (2021)

Requirements for individuals who must file income tax returns, due dates for filing returns for the 2021 year of assessment

Requirements for individuals who must file income tax returns

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) issued a notice concerning the requirements for individuals who must file income tax returns, as well as the due dates for filing returns for the 2021 year of assessment.

  • The due date for filing hardcopy tax returns and returns submitted electronically through the assistance of a SARS official is 23 November 2021.
  • The due date for non-provisional taxpayers to e-file their tax returns is 23 November 2021.
  • The due date for provisional taxpayers to e-file their tax returns is 31 January 2022.

Read a May 2021 report [PDF 284 KB] prepared by the KPMG member firm in South Africa

 

 

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