SARS Tax Numbers for Employees
Pay Solutions wish to remind their clients why SARS Tax Numbers are Essential at time of appointment by the Employer.
Easty File – what is Easy File?
- It is an online system for Employers to submit their Tax Returns.
WHY SARS TAX NUMBERS ARE IMPORTANT:
- With effect from August 2015, Employers will be unable to complete their Mid-Year Tax Submissions without the Employees SARS Tax Number.
- SARS Tax Number- Why do Employees have to have a SARS Tax Number – if you are earning an Income, you have to register with SARS.
Garnishments are issued when an employee is in arrears with a payment or a maintenance order. The employer is issued with a garnishment order they are required to withhold a certain amount of money from an employee’s salary.
Garnishees cause a major headache for employers, especially for HR and payroll departments whose job it is to make the garnishee payments. Many employers don’t know what to look for when a garnishee is served and just accept it.
A company should have a designated person accepting Garnishment Orders and this person should be trained to look for the following: