South Africa Tax Statistics 2013

Author: SARS Legal and Policy

The National Treasury and SARS jointly publish tax statistics annually. These aggregated statistics are compiled from SARS’s registers of taxpayers and from tax returns. These statistics complement other published social and economic data. The statistics are finding wide use within government, business, academia and non-governmental organisations.

To view the statistics please click on one of the links below:


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The following tables are also included on their webpage, to download them please click on the link to the relevant page here:  


  • Revenue Collection
  • Personal Income Tax (PIT)
  • Corporate Income Tax (CIT)
  • Value-Added Tax (VAT)
  • Import VAT and customs duties