Yes, SARS are asking for proof of this and yet this is the first time they have asked. I was not aware of having to file a tax return if they did not receive anything from an employer if I was employed. Does this make sense?
Also, I worked part time in 2008 but the company crumbled and I was never issued with an IRP5 and yet SARS have proof that I paid tax which I did. But surely they should have proof of what tax I paid.
This is insane!
TaxTimsays: 25 August 2014 at 14:47
Just send them a letter stating you were unemployed and a stay at home mother. You cannot really provide more proof than that.
Robynsays: 25 August 2014 at 14:54
How do I get a copy from SARS of any IRP 5 that might have been issued but which I never received for part time employment in 2008 before I had my child.
TaxTimsays: 25 August 2014 at 14:56
Are they asking for 2008 information? You need to speak to the old employer who should still have this on file.
Robynsays: 25 August 2014 at 15:32
How do I file nil tax returns on efiling for previous years?
Robynsays: 25 August 2014 at 16:00
Thanks so much TaxTim. As per previous query... how do I file nil tax returns on efiling for previous years?
TaxTimsays: 27 August 2014 at 10:48
If you click on the return wizard and click yes to the question asking if you were unemployed.
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