The Personal Tax course introduces you to the key aspects of taxation that affect UK Taxpayers and shows you how to calculate your tax liability, as well as discussing the ethical issues involved in making a fair and equitable tax system. Upon completion students will be able to:
- Analyse the principles, rules and ethical issues that underpin a tax system
- Calculate the total income of a UK taxpayer, including from employment, investments and property
- Calculate the income tax and National Insurance contributions payable and potential deductions and reliefs available
- Discuss the key principles of capital gains tax and inheritance tax
The course is structured with a combination of interactive lectures & quizzes, revision materials and mock exams.