AAT Advanced Award in GCC Value Added Tax
This qualification is available to study in Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates. Its principles can be used to work with VAT in any GCC member state.
How long it takes
This qualification will usually take around six to 12 weeks to complete, depending on study method and course timetable.
What it covers
This qualification will provide the essential skills and knowledge needed to ensure compliance with the VAT requirements in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries.
It delivers a solid foundation in the administration of VAT across business, covering areas such as why VAT is relevant to business, how to interact with tax authorities, and how to calculate VAT. Students will learn tax, finance, accountancy and business communication skills.
This unit provides students with the knowledge and skills they need to keep their employers and clients compliant with the regulations and practices that apply to VAT on sales and purchases. The content is designed to ensure that students can perform these tasks relatively unsupervised, particularly in terms of routine and some non-routine VAT tasks. However, it is expected that the student will still require some management for more involved and intensive VAT transactions.
- Understand and apply VAT requirements.
- Complete VAT returns.
- Report VAT-related information within the business in accordance with regulatory and business requirements.
- Understand the importance of applying the ethical code's five fundamental principles when completing VAT returns and reporting VAT-related information.
All fees for this qualification are paid to the training provider.
These fees vary widely depending on the amount of study materials and support provided.
These fees include AAT registration and assessment fees.
Choose a training provider
This qualification can be studied by classroom learning with one of the training providers below in Bahrain, Oman or the UAE.
Building 1476, Road 4630, Block 646, Flats 33 & 35, Al-Nwaidrat, PO Box 80650, Kingdom of Bahrain
Tel: +973 1730 0699/+973 3358 8790
Approved to deliver these variations:
- The Advanced Award in GCC Value Added Tax (The Kingdom of Bahrain)
- The Advanced Award in GCC Value Added Tax (UAE)
- Level: 3
- Duration: 6–12 weeks
- Number of assessments: 1
- Guided learning hours: 45
- Total qualification time (hours): 60
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