ICAS Tax Professional
A high level qualification equivalent to Chartered Tax Advisor, run by the Institute of Chartered Accountants Scotland. This course can be completed as a standalone qualification providing the relevant skills and knowledge required of a tax professional. Designatory Letters ITP can be used without any membership involvement.
There are 3 Levels of study as follows:
- Level 1: Principles of Taxation, Financial Accounting, Business Law.
- Level 2: Taxation of Individuals, Taxation of Companies, Indirect Taxation.
- Level 3: Test of Professional Tax Expertise in 2 Parts assessing professional skills.
It is also necessary to demonstrate 2 years of practical experience.
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