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Are retrospective changes to an IRP5 possible with SARS?

Posted 14 October 2016 under Tax Q&A


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Mac says:
13 October 2016 at 21:12

I am an independent contractor and do consulting work for a number of companies at any given time. When the one company submitted the 2016 IRP5 they erroneously categorized my source code as 3601, instead of 3616 for independent contractors, hence I cannot claim costs. I have asked them to amend the IRP5 but they say they cannot because they have finished their tax recon and signed off on 2016 and can no longer make changes. Is this true? What alternatives do I have?

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TaxTim TaxTim says:
14 October 2016 at 9:06

They can always make corrections and need to do this or else they should pay you the difference in the tax you should have been able to claim.

Mac says:
14 October 2016 at 9:44

Thank you

TaxTim TaxTim says:
14 October 2016 at 13:39

Only a pleasure!


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