ATT Qualification

Achieving and maintaining the ATT qualification demonstrates to the employer and client that a benchmark has been achieived. 

ATT Qualification

To complete the ATT Qualification, students must achieve:

  1. Passes in the two compulsory Certificate papers (Personal Taxation and Business Taxation)
  2. Passes in the three compulsory Computer Based Examinations (Law, Professional Responsiblities & Ethics and Principles of Accounting) 
  3. Pass in any one of the other four Certificate papers (Business Compliance, Corporate Taxation, Inheritance Tax, Trusts & Estates or VAT)

Prospectus and Syllabus

Download the prospectus and syllabus here.

Fees for 2019

  • Registration: £155 (this is non-refundable unless your application is unsuccessful). Registration lasts for five years and may be renewed after that time.
  • Exemptions: £150 for one of the written papers and £85 for the Law, Professional Responsibilities & Ethics and Principles of Accounting CBEs (further details can be found here).
  • Examinations:
  • £150 (additional fee for late examination entry: £100) 
  • £85 per CBE per sitting

Professional Esteem and Status

On achievement of the ATT Qualification and with two years' experience, students can apply for ATT membership. Members are entitled to use the letters ATT after their name and the descriptive title 'Taxation Technician'.

The careers section will give you an idea of where the qualification can take you.