SACOB SC Taxation

This course is aimed to prepare students with the knowledge and understanding of the unique tax learning methodology which will interpret relevant tax laws in a logical and comprehensible manner which will enable students to do the tax computation of individuals, different types of business as well as deal with Capital Gains Tax, Donations Tax and Estate Duty. If your objective is to become a tax professional or want to learn how to prepare your own tax returns or that of your business, register today and let SACOB assist in getting you there.

SACOB Short Courses are not accredited and are intended to offer you knowledge and skills in a particular field and is a non-credit bearing short course.


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This course focuses on interpreting relevant tax laws in a logical and comprehensible manner, looking at tax from theoretical and practical points of view and encouraging future tax compliance in business. It is vital for students and tax practitioners to keep in line with the latest developments in the South African tax system, and this course provides the basis for such individuals to do just that.

Here’s What can you do with this Certificate.


This is a SACOB Short Learning Programme or Short Course.


Introduction to income tax
Gross income
Exempt income
Allowable deductions
Fringe benefits and allowances
Capital gains tax
Assessed losses
Employees? tax and provisional tax
Sole proprietorships, partnerships, companies and trusts
Completing SARS returns


Certificate of Completion of a SACOB Taxation Short Course


This Short Course can qualify you for an advantage in studying in the field of Taxation, and can make you eligible to take on more senior responsibilities in your current position.


This course is suited for anyone who is wanting to gain knowledge and understanding within the field. There are no specific entrance requirements.


10 weeks


Online Standard:
- Textbooks
- Introduction Video
- Q & A Platform
- Concept Videos
- Forums


Self-assessment quizzes
Timed Quiz 1
Written assignment
Timed Quiz 2

What's next

You are now eligible to further your studies and sharpen your skills with more short courses or take it a level up and go for a professional body certification to build onto these vital skills.

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