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Diploma in Taxation is a one-year programme in Accounting and Commerce, which imparts theoretical and practical knowledge of Direct & Indirect Taxes, Financial Accounting and Auditing. This programme is a career-oriented course offered in both full-time mode and correspondence mode. The course is available at various government universities and private institutions under the Commerce Faculty. The fee range of this course is Rs 5000-Rs 2 lakh.

A diploma in Taxation is mainly suitable for Income Tax officials, Consultants, Advisors, Chartered Accountants and Company Secretaries. This programme is also beneficial for candidates who plan to take up teaching as a career at the university level (lecturership) or are already certified teachers of Accounting & Commerce subjects.

Diploma in Taxation Eligibility

  • Eligibility criteria for Diploma in Taxation is Graduation in Commerce or Law from a recognized university

  • Many universities also accept candidates having Graduation degree in Art/Science streams with one-year practical experience in Taxation or related fields or

  • Candidates having a diploma of three years duration with two years practical experience in Taxation or related fields

Popular Diploma in Taxation Colleges in India

The duration of Diploma in Taxation is one year. Check the list of colleges offering a Diploma in Taxation.

College

Course name

Parul University

Post Graduate Diploma in Taxation and Practice

Directorate of Distance Education

Post Graduate Diploma in Taxation ((PGDT)

UniPune (Pune University)

P.G. Diploma in Taxation

University College of Commerce and Business Management, Osmania University

Post Graduate Diploma in Taxation

Indira College of Commerce and Science

PG Diploma in Taxation

Diploma in Taxation Syllabus

The Diploma in Taxation programme is divided into two semesters having six papers each. Given below is the list of semester-wise courses and topics.

Semester I  (Papers)

Unit

Income Tax Paper I

Definition of Income Tax, Residential Status & Tax Liability, Exempted Income u/s. 10 and permissible deduction from Gross Total Income, Heads of income

Income Tax Paper II

Advance Tax - Assessment procedure and provisions, Return of Income, Provisions under TDS and TCS, Computation of Income, Determination of Tax Liability relating to AOP and HUF

Indirect Taxes I

Central Sales Tax Act 1956, Customs Laws, Value Added Tax 2002

Financial Accounting & Analysis I

Financial Accounting, Financial Statements, Accounts Maintenance as per Companies Act and IT Act, Financial Decisions

Organization & Management

Concept of Organisation, Centralisation, Decentralisation and Departmentation,

Organisation Behaviour, Concept of Management, Planning and Decision Making

Computer Applications & Introduction To Tally

Introduction to Computers, Systems Concept, EDP, MIS, Internet, Introduction Tally, Computerized Reports

 

Semester II  (Papers)

Unit

Income Tax Paper I

Heads of Income, Gross Total Income Deductions, Set Off & Carry Forward of Losses,

Computation of Total Income and Determination of Tax Liability

Income Tax Paper II

Interests Payable and Receivable Under Income Tax Act, Penalties & Prosecution, Computation of Total Income and Determination of Tax Liability, Tax Audit and Agricultural income under IT Act

Indirect Taxes II

Central Excise, Service Tax

Financial Accounting & Analysis II

Techniques of Financial Statement Analysis, Analysis of Financial Statement, Accounting Standards, Inflation Accounting

Communication Skills

Introduction – Concept, Importance and Types of Communication, Oral Communication, Written Communication, Report Writing – Types and Structure

Principles of Auditing

Internal Control – Evaluation, Measures & Techniques,

Internal Audit & External Audit,

Qualifications in Audit Report - Nature, Significance, Methods of Drafting  

Provisions under Companies Act 1956 and Income Tax Act 1961 regarding the

 Statutory, Compulsory and Internal Audit.

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Diploma in Taxation: Jobs, Top Companies and Salary

Diploma in Taxation is essentially a career-enhancing course, thus one can find many career opportunities at senior level or specialist level within law, banking, accounting and commerce domains. Some of the top recruiting companies are listed below:

Diploma in Taxation Top Recruiting Companies

Accenture

Amazon

PWC

Deloitte

Bosch Ltd

Bata India

Ernst & Young

Feedback Infra Pvt

Decathlon

Axis Bank

Verizon

Wipro

Nestle

Parle Agro

IBM

Some of the job profiles are listed below:

Job Profile

Job Description

Average Salary

Tax Consultant

Tax consultant helps people or organisations in paying taxes.

Rs. 5,18,123

Tax Policy Analyst

As a tax policy analyst one researches and develops taxation policies in order to develop. Tax Policy Analyst advice the official bodies on implementation of the policy

Rs. 4,40,000

 

Tax Collector

They act as an agent for local government or state for the collection of the revenues and public funding.

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Tax Auditor

They analyse the financial data and correct the number of applicable deductions, taxable income, and nontaxable expenses. 

Rs. 4,86,615

Revenue Agents

They ensure that the government  get their tax money from citizens or businesses

Rs. 589,542

Tax Accountant

A tax accountant assists companies and clients with their income tax and financial statements.

Rs. 348,171

Accounting Manager

Manage and oversees the daily operations of the accounting department

Rs. 697,769

*The salary data has been taken from payscale.com

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Popular Diploma in Taxation UG Courses in India

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Popular Diploma in Taxation PG Courses in India

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PG Courses

Popular Diploma in Taxation Specializations in India

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Comments

Admission will start from when in MSU Baroda for PGD in Taxation law?

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Pankaj

Contributor-Level 9

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What is the admission criteria for this course?

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heena agrawal

Scholar-Level 16

2 weeks ago

Hello!
Minimum score of 50% (Less for reserved category students) marks at 10+2 or equivalent level.
Kindly visit the link given below-
https://www.shiksha.com/college/sacred-heart-college-kochi-37851/course-b-com-in-taxation-247583

I want to know about the fee structure at Sri Dhavala College for B.Com. in Income Tax.

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Vinay kr Pandey

Guide-Level 14

2 weeks ago

Fee structure at Sri Dhavala College for B.Com. in Income Tax is Rs 14,910 (1st Year Fees).
For more details please visit the official website of college or university.
Thank you

Taxation course offline in Nashik near dwarka?

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Bhavik kapoor

Beginner-Level 5

2 weeks ago

Yes, their are many accounting schools offering taxation courses offline as an advice you should go with ICA edu skills. This is much better accounting school for taxation course.

Can I get direct admission to BIIM Pune and what are the fees for that?

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pradeep kumar

Scholar-Level 18

a month ago

It is imperative that the candidate should have taken at least one exam out of CAT/MAT/XAT/CMAT or MH-CET. MAT exams held after in Sep 2021 to Mar 2022 will be considered for admission to the academic year 2022-23. BIIM believes that true talent cannot be judged on the basis of the score granted ...It is imperative that the candidate should have taken at least one exam out of CAT/MAT/XAT/CMAT or MH-CET. MAT exams held after in Sep 2021 to Mar 2022 will be considered for admission to the academic year 2022-23. BIIM believes that true talent cannot be judged on the basis of the score granted by any entrance exam. Hence, there is no cut-off bar score below which if the candidate scores cannot apply to the programme. So entrance scores are mandatory.

Amirta college an admission for B.Com taxation &finance at Coimbatore.

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Riya verma

Contributor-Level 10

a month ago

Yes, it could be a good option and this course will surely give a good boost to your career.

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Jyoti Kumari

Contributor-Level 7

2 months ago

Amrita school of business provide good facilities in the finance domain. You cab do B.Com taxation & finance, it will be good for your future.

List of all MBA college which offer direct admission?

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Pappu Kumar Mahato

Contributor-Level 8

2 months ago

There many college are taking direct admission such as
Asian Business School, Amity University, GD Goenka University School of Management, Bridge School of Management Gurgaon.

I want to know about the latest cutoff information for Post Graduate Diploma in Taxation Law at UniRaj - University of Rajasthan.

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Pankaj

Contributor-Level 9

2 months ago

Cutoff for pg in diploma changed every year you have to go through with college website.

I want to know how do I get a Diploma in taxation law.

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Vipul Raj

Beginner-Level 5

2 months ago

Graduation in Commerce or Law from a recognized university is required for the Diploma in Taxation. Many institutions also accept applicants with a Bachelor's degree in Art/Science and one year of practical experience in Taxation or related subjects, or those with a Master's degree in Art/Science...Graduation in Commerce or Law from a recognized university is required for the Diploma in Taxation. Many institutions also accept applicants with a Bachelor's degree in Art/Science and one year of practical experience in Taxation or related subjects, or those with a Master's degree in Art/Science with one year of practical experience in Taxation or related fields. Candidates with a three-year Diploma and two years of practical experience in taxation or similar subjects will be considered.

How can I opt for Diploma in Taxation in Kolkata?

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KUSHAGRA VERMA

Contributor-Level 10

2 months ago

Only two colleges provide Diploma in Taxation at Kolkata North Bengal UniversityNSOU Netaji Subhas Open UniversityIt's a 1-year Certificate course. Main eligibility 10 +2 qualification but most colleges select through Entrance exam and that is IPU CET. For either of the admission process, candida...Only two colleges provide Diploma in Taxation at Kolkata
North Bengal University
NSOU Netaji Subhas Open University
It's a 1-year Certificate course. Main eligibility 10 +2 qualification but most colleges select through Entrance exam and that is IPU CET. For either of the admission process, candidates are required to fill out the online application form and submit the required documents and application fees beforehand. The admission authorities verify the details of applicants and send them the admission offer letter. So contact these colleges personally for further information.

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