On 23 May 2018, the Commissioner of SARS has confirmed that the filing season for individuals’ Income Tax Return relating to the 2018 tax year will have a reduced period of submission. In previous years the submission deadline was usually within mid to end of November, however for this year all individual Income Tax Returns are to be submitted on or before:
· 31 October 2018 if submitted via eFiling (or other SARS electronic platform); and
· 21 September 2018 if submitted manually.
Income Tax Returns relating to Provisional Taxpayers still remains on or before 31 January 2019, should it be submitted using the SARS eFiling system.