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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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Gopal babu Dangi

2022-03-06 22:29:18

List of all MBA college which offer direct admission?

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Pappu Kumar Mahato

Contributor-Level 6

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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.

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anubhav sharma

2022-02-23 13:55:15

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 7

a week ago

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

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anubhav sharma

2022-02-23 13:57:06

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

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Vipul Raj

Beginner-Level 5

a week 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.

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Bhawna Dhanuka

2022-02-19 12:18:23

How can I opt for Diploma in Taxation in Kolkata?

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KUSHAGRA VERMA

Contributor-Level 10

2 weeks 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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Kiran Jangir

2022-01-23 17:48:47

I want to know about the latest cutoff information for Diploma Course in Taxation Laws at Mumbai University (MU).

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kirti Gupta

Contributor-Level 10

a month ago

Hi Kiran,Mumbai University third merit list 2021 was released on August 30, 2021. The online verification of documents for this round will be conducted between September 1 to September 4. The second and first merit lists 2021 were out on August 25 and August 17, respectively, on its affiliated co...Hi Kiran,
Mumbai University third merit list 2021 was released on August 30, 2021. The online verification of documents for this round will be conducted between September 1 to September 4. The second and first merit lists 2021 were out on August 25 and August 17, respectively, on its affiliated colleges' websites. In addition to the officially announced three merit lists, a few affiliated colleges where seats remained vacant also released a spot or fourth-round merit list for 2021 admission. The merit list of Mumbai University will have the names of students who were shortlisted basis the marks they have scored in their last qualifying examinations. Additionally, students must note that Mumbai University releases separate merit lists for UG and PG courses.
For more information you can visit the following link:-
https://www.shiksha.com/university/university-of-mumbai-856/cutoff
Hope this helps!
Best Wishes!

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Liya Safrine

2022-01-04 07:52:00

I want to know about the fee structure at KMEA College of Arts and Science for B.Com. in Finance and Taxation.

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pradeep kumar

Scholar-Level 18

a month ago

As per the fee details of academic year 2021-22 of KMEA College of Arts and Science, Per semester fee of B.Com Fin& Taxation is Rs 11250.

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Madhuri Surase

2021-12-16 07:37:52

How Can I apply for direct third semester? How I can get direct admission?

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Devyani Solanki

Contributor-Level 9

2 months ago

No you cannot get admission directly into third semester.

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Vinod Sharma

2021-12-08 23:27:56

Can I get direct admission B.Tech CS in UPES Dehradun.

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kirti Gupta

Contributor-Level 10

2 months ago

Hi, Admission will be given to candidates who meet the eligibility process for UPSEAT 2021. The admission officer reserves 80% of the seats for approval by UPESEAT 2021, while 20% of seats are reserved for JEE Main approval or Board eligibility (Direct Receipt). Good Luck!

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