Can SARS email me my tax number?

For Taxpayers:

How can I get my tax number from SARS online?

Easy steps:

  1. Go to
  2. Select ‘Register Now’
  3. Follow the prompts.
  4. Request a Notice of Registration – it will reflect your income tax registration number.


How can I trace my tax number?

Simple answers to finding your tax number:

  1. On your payslip.
  2. On your IRP5.
  3. On previous tax returns.
  4. Letters from SARS.
  5. Check certificates – medical, retirement annuity, or pension certificates.
  6. call SARS toll free number: 0800 007 277.
  7. Visit your nearest SARS office.

How do I get my SARS confirmation letter?


  1. Log into eFiling.
  2. Click on HOME (Individual profile) or ORGANISATION (Organisation profile) on the top menu.
  3. Click on SARS REGISTERED DETAILS on the left menu.
  4. Click on NOTICE OF REGISTRATION on the left menu.
  5. Click on REQUEST NEW or VIEW (if you have already requested the notice before)


Does SARS send emails?

SARS will never request your banking details in any communication that you receive via post, email, or SMS. However, for the purpose of telephonic engagement and authentication purposes, SARS will verify your personal details. … SARS does not send *.

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What is my SARS tax number?

If you have forgotten your tax number you can request it from SARS in various ways: Send us a query. Please ensure your details match our records. You can get it on eFiling if you are registered as an eFiler.

How can I check my SARS status online?

How to verify a TCC via SARS eFiling

  1. Once you have logged in, setup your user groups and applicable user rights in order to perform TCS verifications.
  2. Click on “Tax Status.
  3. Select “Tax Compliance Status Verification”
  4. Complete the activation process.


What are SARS supporting documents?

Documentation required to complete your return

  • IRP5/IT3(a) Employees Tax Certificate (if applicable)
  • Certificates received for local interest income, foreign interest income and foreign dividend income. …
  • Documents relating to medical expenditure such as:

How do I check my tax return online?

Use the Where’s My Refund tool or the IRS2Go mobile app to check your refund online. This is the fastest and easiest way to track your refund. The systems are updated once every 24 hours. You can call the IRS to check on the status of your refund.

How do I contact SARS?

  1. Our Contact Centre numbers are: 0800 00 7277.
  2. International callers: +27 11 602 2093.
  3. Our Contact Centre operating hours during lockdown are: Weekdays 08h00-16h30. Except Wednesdays 09h00-16h30. Closed on weekends and Public Holidays. The eBooking toll-free number is no longer operational.


How do I check my SARS balance?

Follow these easy steps to access your Statement of Account:

Log onto eFiling. Step 1: Click on SARS Correspondence > Request Historic IT Notices: Step 2: Select the relevant option to request a Statement of Account: Step 3: A link to the Statement of Account will display.

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How do I get my SARS certificate?

How to request your Tax Compliance Status via eFiling

  1. Selecting the Tax Compliance Status Request option and the type of TCS for which you would like to apply. You will have the following options: Good standing. Tender. …
  2. Complete the Tax Compliance Status Request and submit it to SARS.


How long does it take to verify SARS registration?

SARS usually takes between 2 and 21 working days (usually closer to 2 than 21) to finalise the verification of your eFiling account. If 21 days have passed, try clicking Home -> User -> Pending Registration (see above screenshot) to see if there is any further information from SARS.

What email does SARS use?

For Taxpayers:

Can SARS call me back?

A SARS official will call you back to book the appointment on your behalf. This SMS service is only available to taxpayers/registered representatives who are registered for Personal Income Tax (PIT). This service is not available to tax practitioners.

Can I send my tax return via email?

Answer: Yes, you can file an original Form 1040 series tax return electronically using any filing status. Filing your return electronically is faster, safer and more accurate than mailing your tax return because it’s transmitted electronically to the IRS computer systems.

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