WHAT IF I DON’T AGREE?
11 November 2016 – Disputes against VAT Assessment
Please note: If the item you want to dispute is not available for selection, you unfortunately will have to lodge the dispute at your nearest Branch Office. This is a known issue and we are working to address the problem.
14 October 2016 – Enhanced Dispute management process for VAT
On 14 October 2016, SARS implemented an enhanced dispute management process for Value-Added Tax (VAT) on the electronic platform. The improved system will enable VAT vendors to lodge disputes via eFiling and electronically at any SARS branch, manage their tax profiles better and also have a consolidated view of all lodged disputes for PIT, CIT and now VAT.
The benefits are:
- Ability to lodge disputes electronically via eFiling or at SARS branches (including Request for Remission, Notices of Objection, and Notice of Appeal)
- Ability to view all dispute correspondence, and where applicable upload supporting documents
- Taxpayers will have a consolidated view of all their disputes lodged across core taxes on eFiling
- Outcome letters for Request for Remission (RFR) and Notice of Objection (NOO) are conveniently available on the taxpayer’s eFiling profile
- Receive updates on dispute outcomes via eFiling for Request for Remission and Objections lodged
- Ability to dispute multiple periods on one form up to a maximum of 12 periods
- Ability to submit disputes will be based on the user submission rights.
You might also be interested in
Markup is the difference between a product’s selling price and its cost. It is typically expressed as a percentage of the cost, known as markup percentage. To calculate markup percentage, divide the difference between the selling price and cost by the cost. This will...
Outsource accounting is one the cost savings areas your business should be considering if your are experiencing some of the issues detailed in this article. The accounting function plays a crucial role in maintaining the financial health of any business. However, as a...
Payroll is one of the most complex accounting tasks faced by companies. Even a small company with just a few employees faces tightly regulated payroll processes. The labour law regulations, SARS and other statutory requirements associated with payroll can become a...
With over 23 years of unwavering expertise, I am a seasoned Chartered Accountant committed to financial excellence. My journey in the realm of finance has been marked by astute strategic insights, meticulous attention to detail, and an unyielding dedication to precision. Over the years, I’ve navigated the complexities of financial landscapes, providing invaluable counsel to diverse clients. My proficiency extends across auditing, taxation, and financial management, coupled with a profound understanding of regulatory frameworks. As a registered professional, I have consistently upheld the highest standards of integrity and ethics, earning a reputation as a trusted advisor in the dynamic world of finance.