Here you will find all the information we need to assist you to apply for a SARS tax clearance certificate. A tax clearance certificate is a declaration from SARS to a third party to confirm that an entity’s tax affairs are up to date. Since 2016 SARS introduced a live system where third parties can verify the validity of the tax clearance using a SARS pin.
Who will ask you for a SARS tax clearance certificate?
Which tax numbers appears on a tax clearance?
Company tax number
PAYE registration number (if registered)
VAT registration number (if registered)
What is the process to apply for the tax clearance application?
In order for us to apply for the tax clearance the entity needs to be registered on e filing - we can do this for you
Company registration documents
Company income tax number
VAT number (if registered)
PAYE number (if registered)
Company address and contact details
Once we have the company registered on e filing we can start the process of doing the Tax Clearance application and if the application is successful then we will email you the tax clearance and SARS pin.
If there is anything outstanding we will notify you and assist you to get your tax affairs up to date and then we can re apply for the tax clearance certificate.
Contact us today if you need us to assist with your tax clearance certificate application!
There are currently two ways to get your tax clearance certificate, you can either visit a SARS branch and complete an application form and let them assist you, but if there is anything outstanding it might mean that you might need to visit a SARS branch several times to get your tax affairs up to date, or alternatively you can apply for your tax clearance certificate online, in which case we can assist with your online tax clearance certificate application
Where can I get a tax clearance certificate?
You can either apply at a SARS branch or you can apply for your tax clearance certificate via e filing, or contact us today to assist with your tax clearance certificate online
How do I get a tax clearance certificate from SARS online?
In order for you to get a tax clearance certificate online you need to register on e filing and then you can get a tax clearance certificate from SARS online, or alternatively you can contact us to get your tax clearance certificate from SARS online.
Do you need a tax clearance certificate?
In order to apply for tenders and government contacts you need to get a tax clearance certificate, it is also nice to have a tax clearance certificate as proof that your tax affairs are up to date.
What is required for a tax clearance certificate?
In order for us the apply for your tax clearance certificate we would need the company registration documents, all the relevant tax numbers, and the e filing profile.
How long does it take to get a tax clearance certificate?
If all your tax affairs are up to date and you are registered on e filing then we can apply for your tax clearance certificate and have it issued within one hour!