COVID-19 - Relief measures made easy
Employers that are locked down as a result of covid-19 and are unable to pay their staff can access the necessary documentation and information via this email address firstname.lastname@example.org. If you send an email to this address, an automated response will follow with all of the documents required to process the application.
Please note the following requirements:
The Employer must be registered for UIF
The Employer must be closed down temporarily for under 3 months
The employer must have suffered as a director result of covid 19
The employer must not be paying its employees during this time
There is no relief for the March payment due on 7 April 2020. Thereafter from 7 May 2020 (in respect of the April period) you can delay 20% thereof for a limited period of four months, beginning 1 April 2020 and ending on 31 July 2020.
The deferred PAYE liability must be paid to SARS in equal instalments over the six-month period commencing on 1 August 2020, i.e. the first payment must be made on 7 September 2020.