Practical Guidance: Submitting IT3(d) Returns to SARS (More than 50 Certificates)

Date: May 16, 2024 - May 16, 2024

CPD hours: 1 Hour

Time: 09:00 - 10:00

Event Type: Webinar

Presenter: Carmen Westermeyer
BCom (Honours Accounting) [UND] CA(SA)
Presenter: Mandy Graaf

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has introduced a new reporting requirement for Public Benefit Organisations (PBOs) in the form of the IT3(d) return. This requirement aims to enhance transparency and improve the regulation of PBOs in South Africa. 


The deadline for the submission of IT3(d)s is fast approaching. In this session, we aim to address the most up-to-date solutions and challenges plaguing tax practitioners and non-profits.

Webinar Content

  • Practical issues with eFiling submissions.
  • Practical issues with HTTPS.
  • Practical issues with Connect Direct.

Competencies Developed

  • Be able to activate IT3 submissions.
  • Understand the process of submitting an IT3(d).
  • Advise clients on the appropriate format for submission.


Carmen Westermeyer

BCom(Honours Accounting) [UND] CA(SA)

Carmen Westermeyer graduated in 2001 from the University of Natal, Durban (now UKZN), with a BCom Honours degree in Accounting and completed her articles with PwC, where she remained until 2006. She has been a member of SAICA since then.

In 2008, she started her academic career at UKZN, where she performed a number of functions, taking on the role of Academic Leader for Taxation. On leaving academia in 2013, Carmen has been providing training and consulting services to the profession. She has presented on behalf of various professional bodies, such as SAICA, FASSET, CSSA as well as providing in-house training to numerous accounting firms. The topics covered include all aspects of income tax, VAT, estate duty as well as the health levy (sugar tax). In addition, she regularly consults on tax matters as well as assisting with SARS disputes.

She is also the Chair of the SAICA Eastern Region Tax Committee, a member of the SAICA National Tax Operations Committee and is an Accounting Member of the Tax Court.

Mandy Graaf


Mandy completed her Chartered Secretary South African qualification whilst working for Deloitte from 1997 to 2001. In 2001 she joined a local firm of Chartered Accountants and Auditors in Pietermaritzburg. She was promoted to financial manager and headed up the accounting practice covering trusts, close corporations, small companies, partnerships, farmers and individuals. Wanting to pursue a career in tax, she left this firm in February 2014 and joined Ash, Hellberg & van Rooyen Chartered Accountants.

 During her position as Tax Manager and heading up the entire tax practice, she completed her HDip Tax and ADip Tax (Advanced Diploma in Tax Procedural Law) through Thomas Jefferson School of Law and passed both with distinction. She started running her own tax practice in September 2016 specialising in dispute resolution, trusts and SARS compliance.


Attending this webinar and the successful completion of the online assessment will secure a certificate of completion for 1 hour of Tax CPD.

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