To complete the ATT Qualification, students must achieve:
- Passes in the two compulsory Certificate papers (Personal Taxation and Business Taxation)
- Passes in the three compulsory Computer Based Examinations (Law, Professional Responsiblities & Ethics and Principles of Accounting)
- A Pass in any one of the other four Certificate papers (Business Compliance, Corporate Taxation, Inheritance Tax, Trusts & Estates or VAT)
All exam passes/exemptions must be simultaneously valid. The validity of the written papers is six sessions (three years) from the sitting they were passed at e.g. a paper passed at the May 2018 session will be valid up to and including the May 2021 session. Computer Based Exams are valid for nine exam sittings (four and a half years) from the nearest written exam session in which they were passed.
Prospectus and syllabus
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Hear from past ATT students
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You can find the up-to-date fees here.
On achievement of the ATT Qualification and with two years' practical tax experience, students can apply for ATT membership. Members are entitled to use the designatory 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.