ATT Qualification

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. A 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

Hear from past ATT students 

Listen to past ATT students share their experience of studying ATT here.

Fees for 2020

  • Registration: £160 (this is non-refundable unless your application is unsuccessful). Registration lasts for five years and cannot be renewed after that time. 
  • Exemptions: £155 for one of the written papers and £90 for the Law, Professional Responsibilities & Ethics and Principles of Accounting CBEs (further details can be found here).
  • Examinations:
  • £155 (additional fee for late examination entry: £100) 
  • £90 per CBE per sitting

ATT Membership

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.