Online Diploma in Taxation

By studying the Diploma in Taxation, you will learn how to understand tax compliance and related accounting for tax issues, compute tax liabilities and tax reliefs, and to prepare tax returns.

At a glance

Start Date
 25 January 2021       
Six months
Format Online
Spring 2021 fees;
€2,225 (Members) 
€2,475 (Non members)
You may be eligible for 30% funding from IFS Skillnet (find out more)
Three home assignments throughout

Why should you study this programme?

This programme will enable you to confidently deal with routine taxation issues encountered when running any business including filing tax returns and understanding liabilities and reliefs. Many finance professionals study it as a tax refresher.

Who is this programme for?

Contact us and we can arrange a call with one of our team to advise you. 

Previous participants have worked in education, business, property, law, retail, public sector and more. The Diploma in Taxation appeals to professionals working in tax who wants a good, solid knowledge of the main tax heads, those who are seeking an overall refresher on their tax training, and those seeking to learn key information for operating a small business.

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On successful completion of this diploma, participants will:

  • be familiar with the practical application of Irish tax rules;
  • have a practical understanding of the tax administration system of the six main taxes with a particular focus on the computation of tax liabilities and reliefs, tax compliance and risk issues for breach of tax law;
  • be able to prepare relevant forms and returns;
  • be able to account for tax under Irish GAAP.

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