You can deliver on taxation requirements!
One thing is certain in life – we all pay tax! You need specialised skills and knowledge to manage an efficient tax function within a business. The process is rigid and very much driven by dates and reporting. Ensure you have a comprehensive understanding of requirements to enable you to deliver effectively in this role. Download course guide.
You can study fees-free
As of the 1st January 2018, tertiary education is fees-free for eligible first-time tertiary students on programmes level 3 and above. You may be eligible to study this course fee-free. Find out if you’re eligible for free study.
Benefits to you
Understand compliance and regulation
Fulfilling the tax requirements of a business is a complex task that requires specialised knowledge and understanding. On this course you will learn the compliance and statutory requirements associated with GST and FBT tax legislation. You will learn your responsibilities and liabilities in ensuring the business meets legal requirements.
Calculate GST and FBT
The formulas and models used for tax calculation are standardised, and every member of the finance team should understand how to manage the calculation process. This includes knowing what to include and when to deliver. At the end of this course you will understand GST and FBT reporting requirements and be well equipped to deliver on these.
Ethics and professionalism
Every profession has a set of ethics that must be adhered to. Accounting is no different. Make sure that you understand how to behave in an ethical and professional way when managing the GST and FBT tax functions for your business.
- Level: 4
- Credit: 10
- Course fee: $114.24 (domestic students). Includes GST.
- Duration: 8 Weeks
- Indicative hours per week: 12.5 Hours
- EFTS: 0.0833
How long will it take?
This course is delivered over 8 weeks. NZQA guidelines suggest up to 100 hours of total study time for a 10 credit course. So to complete this course successfully in the 8 weeks you must be prepared to devote approximately 12.5 hours per week to your study. Depending on your previous academic online experience and course level this may vary to a certain degree.
If you want to study as a full-time student you can enrol on more than one course at a time. Please speak to one of our sales and learner support coordinators for more information on 0800 328 269 or refer to https://www.studylink.govt.nz/about-studylink/glossary/full-time-definition.html.
We will have multiple intakes of this course starting throughout the year. Please note that each intake will run subject to minimum enrolment numbers. Please feel free to contact us and one of our friendly team will be able to help you with more information on this.
To study this course, you must have previously completed the Accrual Accounting course or be studying it alongside this course.
eCampus NZ is offered by seven of New Zealand’s major tertiary providers including:
All qualifications will be awarded by one of these providers. Courses completed through eCampus NZ are industry recognised and accepted by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA). Graduates may attend the graduation ceremony of the relevant tertiary partner and will receive a parchment from the institute at which they enrolled.