Businesses with revenues of over $100,000 must be registered and be ready for VAT implementation from 1 January 2018.A critical success factor for the VAT implementation will be upskilling yourself and your workforce with the right knowledge and skill-set in the coming months.
With this in mind, PwC’s Academy, the education and training business of PwC, has designed a suite of fit-for-purpose VAT courses that cover the fundamentals of the new VAT framework, it’s impact on business and the technical and financial acumen required to manage this change.
The expected announcement of the GCC VAT legislation has made it imperative for all organisations to understand the main features of the new VAT system.
In this course delegates will gain a strategic overview of the new framework and the underlying principles of VAT. This course also provides a foundation for the detailed technical VAT courses.
PwC has a proven track record of helping solve tomorrow’s problems today and at the heart of that is our belief in the importance of training. We aim to equip you with the knowledge and skills to embrace the many challenges of this new regime.
Our global network of expert professionals bring their knowledge and practical experience, gained from working within leading organisations, including many in jurisdictions with established VAT systems, into the classroom to give an insight into the commercial and practical realities of working with VAT.
It is of vital importance to prepare early. Our award winning Academy has a proven track record in finance and business training, and 100% pass rates* in our tax professional qualifications, so we can support our client’s business and people in preparation for January 2018, and beyond.
Practical learning. Using practical examples, quizzes and case studies, and supplemented by e-learning support tools, our courses enhance the learning experience and help improve retention and on-the-job application.
We have three discount options available, however please check with us directly for details as discounts are limited to certain cities.
- 5% early bird discount for registrations completed one month before session date
- 10% corporate discount for a minimum of 3 registrations : Contact us directly
- 15% discount for groups of 4 or more delegates
The discounts cannot be combined.
Delegates will have a clear understanding of key concepts, such as:
An overview of the broader government strategy and objectives with regards to the VAT system
The taxable person
What is a taxable supply, and how to establish the taxable value of a supply
Output and input VAT
Place and time of supply
Compliance and regulatory requirements
The commercial impact of VAT on your business and how the introduction of VAT will impact
Other business considerations
- Registering as a group of companies for VAT
- International trade
- Contracts –transitional arrangements
There are no scheduled dates for this course. Fill out the form to check future dates or deliver the course in-house