SARS extends office hours

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Pretoria - In a bid to help taxpayers meet their payment deadlines this week, the South African Revenue Services (SARS) will extend their office hours over a two-day period.

Manual VAT returns and payments are due for submission on Thursday while Provisional returns and payments are due on Friday.

SARS said its branch offices will open at 7.30am and close at 5pm on Thursday and Friday.

The revenue services urged taxpayers not to wait until the due dates but instead visit their nearest SARS offices as soon as possible.

Payment to SARS can also be made electronically via internet banking, eFilling as well as payment at one's nearest bank.