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.
We offer VAT courses in UAE, KSA and Qatar and these can be customised for in-house training across the GCC.
Our training has been developed to provide a comprehensive understanding of the VAT system, from the compliance aspects of registration, record keeping requirements, returns and payment obligations and VAT inspections to the practical considerations of how VAT will affect the organisation, the strategic decision making required, as well as the fundamentals of accounting for VAT in the accounting system.
Our VAT courses have been carefully designed to address diverse business requirements:
- Strategic training for executives to understand the commercial impact of VAT on their organisation, how VAT will impact pricing, margins, systems and resources
- Tactical training for finance managers to understand how to administer and control VAT within their business
- Operational training for staff working on a transactional level dealing with the processing of VAT on a daily basis
These are available as open courses and can also be delivered in-house to suit the specific needs of corporates and government entities. With bespoke programmes focused on the fundamental principles of VAT, regulation and administration, and guidance on the interpretation and consistent application of the GCC VAT legislation, our courses will equip you and your workforce with the knowledge, skills and confidence to work with VAT
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.
VAT training for executives
VAT training for finance managers
VAT training for operational staff
GCC VAT Compliance Diploma
The GCC VAT Compliance Diploma is a globally recognised tax qualification offered by the Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT).
Participants of the GCC VAT Compliance Diploma programme will gain an in-depth practical knowledge of the GCC VAT legislation and get a clear understanding of the principles of VAT and application of the legislation. For more details click here.
There are no scheduled dates for this course. Fill out the form to check future dates or deliver the course in-house