SARS Moving At Snail’s Pace

SARS can be quite aggressive when it comes to non-compliance from taxpayers. This is not often the case when the roles are reversed and the revenue authority itself owes the taxpayer.

We have seen many cases where SARS is not diligent in paying out a refund, despite correct steps being followed on the part of the taxpayer. With the current shortfall in revenue, it is no wonder that SARS has been moving at no less than a snail’s pace is issuing VAT refunds.

Our team of astute tax attorneys have assisted many businesses expedite long-standing VAT refunds with SARS and are perfectly positioned to assist you during this challenging time.