How To Activate a Provisional Tax on eFilling

How To Activate a Provisional Tax on eFilling

What is Provisional Tax on eFilling?

This is a declaration made by the tax payer to URA showing his/her estimated annual income and the corresponding tax payable for that year of income. ( Return for the next period)

How To Activate a Provisional Tax on eFilling

  1. Login to your eFiling profile.
  2. Click on Home on the top menu.
  3. Click on User on the left menu and then on Tax Types.
  4. Tick the box next to Provisional Tax (IRP6) and your income tax number next to it.
  5. Click on Register.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the statement of account assessed tax?

Statement of account (SOA)

Reflect the status for an assessment for a specific income tax year (year of assessment). Reflects the overall cumulative position of your tax balance for all years to the current one. (All transactions up to and including the date of issue.)

What is the SMS number for SARS?


Call the SARS Contact Centre on 0800 00 7277 and select option 0 (zero). A SARS official will book the appointment on your behalf. Send an SMS to 47277 (iSARS) with this information and format: Booking (Space) ID number/Passport number/ Asylum Seeker number.

How do I SMS my active taxpayer status?

Check Individual’s Active Taxpayer status by SMS through the following procedure: Type “ATL (space) 13 digits Computerized National Identity Card (CNIC)” and send to 9966.

How do I add a user to eFiling?

Click on “Users” at the top left hand side of the screen. Step 2: Click on “register new” on the left hand side of the screen and complete user details.

What is provisional assessment in taxation?

Provisional assessment is paid on account and therefore the taxpayer would net off any under or over payments at the end of the year when the Corporate Income Tax or Personal Income Tax returns are submitted to the Authority.

How do I get a tax statement?

Your income statement is available to access through ATO online services through myGov or the ATO app. If you don’t have a myGov account, you will need to create a myGov account and link it to the ATO. Most employers have until 14 July to finalise their data.

What is the difference between provisional assessment and self assessment?

Meaning and Types of Assessments

They are as follows: Self Assessment – Comes under Section 59 done by the taxpayer himself or herself. Provisional Assessment – Comes under Section 60 done by tax authorities. Scrutiny Assessment – Comes under Section 61 done by tax authorities.

How do I log into my eFiling?

Go to and click on ‘Login’ under SARS eFiling. Select your default or primary username that you will be using in future.

How do I delete a taxpayer on eFiling?

A taxpayer’s profile can only be deleted by the tax user from the profile provided that • All tax types linked to the taxpayer have been deactivated; • There must not be any pending tax type transfer requests for the associated taxpayer; and • The taxpayer must not be the only one linked to the user.

How do I get my payment summary?

If your Centrelink online account is linked to myGov, sign in now to view, download or ask for a copy of your Centrelink payment summary. You can also use the Express Plus Centrelink mobile app. To do this, sign in to the app and select More, then Statements.