How to reject the SARS Auto Assessment

If SARS have issued you an Auto Assessment, you will need to follow these steps to reject it so that we can help you to complete and submit your return to SARS.

1. Log into your eFiling profile and click on Returns

2. Next, click on Returns Issued on your left and then click on Personal Income Tax ITR12,

3. Select the 2021 return and click on Request Return.

4. Once you have done this, you will receive a message saying: “SARS has simulated a tax calculation for you….” Please click on Continue.

5. Now click on “Edit Return” which will  reject the SARS estimate.

6. Come back to TaxTim and proceed as normal. We'll help you to get your maximum possible tax refund the easy way.


Please read our FAQ on Auto Assessments for further clarification.

Feel free to contact our team of experts if you have any questions or need further help

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