Autumn 2021 online courses are open for registration!

Chartered Tax Adviser (CTA) - lectures will commence in mid to late October.

New CTA Student Registration  |  Existing CTA Student Registration

Diploma in Tax - lectures will commence in late September.

Register now for our Autumn 2021 Diploma in Tax

Tax Technician - lectures will commence in mid to late October.

New Tax Technician Student Registration  |  Existing Tax Technician Student Registration



We have compiled a list of frequently asked questions (FAQs) for each qualification which you may wish to review before registering.

CTA Qualification FAQs   |   Diploma in Tax FAQs   |   Tax Technician Qualification FAQs

A career in tax as a Chartered Tax Adviser (CTA) creates opportunities.

The opportunity for challenging and diverse work. The opportunity to see the world. The opportunity to work with cutting edge clients on the most interesting commercial transactions.

Our Qualifications

Find out which of our qualifications best suits your needs

Chartered Tax Adviser (CTA) Qualification

If you want to become an expert in tax, you will need to qualify as a Chartered Tax Adviser (CTA).

Become a Tax Expert

Diploma in Tax Qualification

An ideal qualification for accounting and finance professionals who wish to refresh and build their tax knowledge.

Build and Refresh Your Tax Knowledge

Tax Technician Qualification

The qualification suits those with no prior tax knowledge who wish to learn the fundamentals of tax.

Learn the Fundamentals of Tax

Where could you work?

The CTA qualification is recognised internationally, Find out more about the tax institutes we work with around the globe:


Our membership of over 5,000 is part of the 30,000-strong international CTA network which includes the Chartered Institute of Taxation UK and the Tax Institute of Australia. The Institute is also a member of the CFE Tax Advisers Europe (CFE), the European umbrella body for tax professionals

Learn more

Who will you be?

Find out more about our CTA graduates, their academic background and who they work for
CTA Profiles

Conferring Ceremony 2020

The Institute welcomed 231 new Chartered Tax Advisers (CTA) at its annual Conferring Ceremony which took place virtually on 6 May 2021.

In addition to our new CTAs, Institute President Sandra Clarke welcomed more than 20 new Tax Technicians. We were delighted to award a range of prizes to our prize-winning CTA students from 12 sponsoring firms at a special awards ceremony.