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Finance: The Fundamentals of Tax


About this course:

The aim of this course is to provide a high level introduction to tax in a University

Learning outcomes:

As a result of attending this course, you will be able to:.

1 - Understand the principals of VAT being charged to budget centres.

2 - Income streams applicable to VAT.

3 - What is not applicable to VAT.

4 - Certain VAT reliefs for a University.

5 - The need to code VAT in a Finance system.

Who should attend this course:

Departmental Managers, Administrators, Support Staff, Lab Technicians.


Roger Bennett or Liz Shillingford.

What previous participants have said about the course:

"The course was very helpful to understand why a University is treated differently for tax from most organisations." "The course gave me a good insight into the practical aspects of VAT in managing my daily responsibilities." .

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Learning provider:

This course is administered by Finance Helpdesk; please contact for more details.

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