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SARS Tax Refund Calculator for 2018

Work out how big your tax refund will be when you submit your return to SARS


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INCOME
Which tax year would you like to calculate?
?Tax filing season always begins in July after the tax year finishes
Did you work for an employer or receive an annuity from a fund?
?If you worked for an employer then they need to give you an IRP5 showing everything you earned for the year.
If you receive an annuity from a fund, they need to give you an IT3a showing your earnings for the year.
Exclude retirement lumpsums here.
If you have more than one IRP5/IT3a, please enter totals for all of them added together:
(exclude all lump sum IRP5s)
?Leave out all lump sum IRP5s e.g. relating to retrenchment, retirement, severance, withdrawals and transfers.
Gross Retirement funding employment income (code 3697 on IRP5):   R
Gross Non-retirement funding employment income (code 3698 on IRP5):   R
Total annuity fund income on IT3a:   R
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TAX PAID
PAYE from employer as per IRP5 (source code 4102/4115):   R
?This is the tax that every working South African pays. Look carefully on your IRP5 certificate to find it
Provisional tax on IRP6:   R
?This only applies if you are a registered Provisional Taxpayer with SARS and make manual payments of tax to them every year
Your age?
Are you, your spouse or any of your children disabled?  
?You must be in possession of a valid ITR-DD from your medical practitioner




Need help
submitting your
Tax returns?


TaxTim will help you:

 Do Your Tax Return Easily
 Avoid penalties
 Maximise your refund

Tim uses your answers to complete your income tax return instantly and professionally, with everything filled in in the right place.

Let Tim submit your tax return direct to SARS in just a few clicks!

Get started