The professional certificate provides foundational technical training relating to payroll and employee taxation including the practical elements of completing a basic payroll run and submitting the relevant SARS returns. The course is focused on integrating theory by simulating the reallife world of work and will enable participants to advance their career in payroll administration.
The External Integrated Summative Assessment EISA Preparation Course for Tax Professionals has been developed in order for candidates to hone the skills acquired during their practical workplace experience. These skills need to be developed and supported further for prospective tax professionals to have the best opportunity to successfully complete the EISA.
This professional certificate is designed to empower course participants with applied working and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of valueadded tax VAT whilst focusing on simulated reallife scenarios and the VAT 201 form. During this practical short course you will gain the skills to assist your business with implementing VAT correctly and how to thrive in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
South Africa has a destinationbased valueadded tax VAT system. The VAT rules dealing with the international movement of goods or services are closely linked to the rules governing customs and excise exchange control as well as general commercial rules governing international trade.
The course is designed to empower course participants with applied working and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of taxation that will secure the course participant the license to practice as a registered tax practitioner with SARS and professional membership with the South African Institute of Tax Professionals SAIT.
The knowledge and practical skills gained in this bridging programme for experienced tax practitioners will provide course participants with the foundational knowledge and practical skills to perform SARS tax compliance functions and services including the preparation and submission of tax returns.
This bridging programme for experienced tax practitioners provides participants with the advanced skill to practice as a tax consultant and advisor. Successful course participants will be eligible to apply for membership of the South African Institute of Tax Professionals SAIT and the designation Tax Advisor SA and receive a professional occupational qualification that is registered on the National Qualification Framework NQF 8 after completion of the EISA exam.
This is the first semester module of the Professional Certificate in Taxation and can be taken as a standalone module. The outcome of this module is to ensure participants are able to submit individual tax returns without errors including the ITR12 IRP6 EMP501 and EMP201 returns.
This is the second semester module of the Professional Certificate in Taxation and can be taken as a standalone module. The module will cover VAT corporate income tax key tax administrative procedures and gives participants guidance on practice management ethics and responsibilities.
The purpose of this course is to equip the participants with the adequate skills to understand the intricacies of the Tax Administration Act TAA and the audit andor dispute process. It will develop participants critical research problem solving and writing skills to draft TAA compliant tax opinions that will mitigate SARS penalty risk. The course will also equip participants to effectively respond to SARS letter of audit findings prepare technical sound SARS objections and appeals.