Picture: Ziphozonke Lushaba, Independent Media
CAPE TOWN – You have until Friday 24 November to submit your tax returns.

This is according to the SA Revenue Service.

More than 5 million people have already filled their tax documents, according to Sars.

In 2016 an estimated 6.6 million people submitted their tax returns.

“Non-provisional individual taxpayers have one week left to file their tax returns before Tax Season officially closes for this category of taxpayers on Friday, 24 November 2017. Already 5 015 405 tax returns have been received as at 3pm on 15 November 2017,” the revenue service said.

Provisional taxpayers, who get an income other than just their salary, have until 31 January 2018 to submit their tax returns via eFiling.

Sars wants to also remind South African tax payers that eFiling is the quickest and most efficient way to file your tax return, moreover this service is available 24 hours.