Advanced Diploma in Tax Procedural Law Brochure

Advanced Diploma in Tax Procedural Law Brochure2016-10-13T13:59:08+02:00

Applications for the Advanced Diploma in Tax Procedural Law program are now being accepted by IITF.

COURSE DATES & DURATION

This course is a full academic year Post Graduate course.

The course starts in the first week of April – The full curriculum will be sent to you on completion of application.

* Please note that the IITF have the right to change the timing of this course, as long as they remain in line with the requirements of the necessary accreditation authorities.

COURSE FORMAT

  • This is a distance learning course. All notes and lecture material will be made available via the internet;
  • A short assignment must be completed after each section;
  • LIVE lectures will be conducted on the internet via our Online classroom every week;
  • An exam will be written after each module.

CURRICULUM

  1. New Tax Administration Act (as per amendments)
  2. Taxpayer rights and the Constitution;
  3. Introduction to Tax Administration in South Africa;
  4. The SARS Act and its importance in policing the powers of SARS;
  5. Tax and the Constitution and the Promotion of Administrative Justice Act with special reference to extensive research by Daniel N. Erasmus in his major thesis on the topic;
  6. How to prepare for a Tax Audit, including a 7 step approach to managing Tax Risk through practical management principles;
  7. Tax Administration, the right to Privacy and Property, The Judicial Review of Administrative Action, The Legitimate Expectations Doctrine, and other relevant Constitutional issues;
  8. Dispute Resolutions with an emphasis on the letter of findings, reasons for an assessment, objection to an assessment, ADR, Tax Appeals and review applications to the High Court;
  9. Advanced Tax Rulings;
  10. Suspension of Payment and remission of interest and penalties;
  11. SARS investigative and inquiry provisions;
  12. Powers of SARS on refunds and other tax payment provisions; and
  13. Anticipated legislation on Tax Administration and potential problems for SARS and the taxpayer.

COURSE COSTS

  • US$ 1,980.00* once off; or
  • Payment terms (4 equal payments) can be arranged – please speak to ;
  • Excludes prescribed books.

SPECIAL ARRANGEMENT: PAY ONLY US$ 1,683.00 (-15% on full price) if full fees are paid within 10 days of application submission.

*All prices are quoted in US$ as the IITF is an international institution and deals with students in over 20 African countries – please convert to your local currency.

PRESCRIBED BOOKS

  • Silke on Tax Administration – LexisNexis
  • Tax Intelligence (xLibris)- Prof. Daniel N. Erasmus

APPLICATION FORM

Click here for application form.

INQUIRIES

For more information please complete the Inquiry Form below, or contact the student envoy, Lesia du Preez at lesia@iitf.net.

LECTURERS

  • Prof. Daniel N. Erasmus
  • Kerry Watkin