Upcoming Courses

The Chartered Tax Adviser (CTA) and Tax Technician online summer courses are commencing shortly.

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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.
A Career as a Chartered Tax Adviser (CTA)

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 international CTA network which has more than 32,000 members. It includes the Chartered Institute of Taxation UK, The Tax Institute (Australia), the Taxation Institute of Hong Kong and the South African Institute of Taxation. The Institute is also a member of the CFE Tax Advisers Europe (CFE), the European umbrella body for tax professionals.

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Who will you be?

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

Conferring Ceremony 2021

The Institute welcomed 272 new Chartered Tax Advisers (CTA) at its annual Conferring Ceremony which took place virtually on 25 November 2021.

In addition to our new CTAs, Institute President Karen Frawley welcomed more than 28 new Tax Technicians. We were delighted to award a range of prizes to our prize-winning CTA students from 11 sponsoring firms at a special awards ceremony.