Individuals and mom-and-pop shops. Angel-invested startups and global corporations. Nonprofit NGOs and governmental agencies. They all need trustworthy professionals who understand the legalities of the tax code and can prepare organizational finances for taxation.
Through practical, interactive coursework, you can earn a graduate certificate in taxation online and build on your accounting and financial skills to give you the knowledge that companies and municipal agencies need from taxation accountants. The five-course online certificate prepares you either for a career in taxation or to further your graduate studies in taxation. All courses may be applied toward an MS in Accounting.
Working toward your graduate certificate in taxation online will introduce you to a wide range of advanced tax accounting and auditing topics. You’ll become the skilled professional that private agencies, public companies, nonprofit organizations and governmental agencies rely on to navigate the nuances of taxation and tax laws.
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission – to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your taxation certificate at SNHU include:
There are few things you count on more than taxes, and there is always a need for experts who can understand and interpret the laws and regulations surrounding them. As the economy grows and the tax code changes, there will be increased demand for professionals who can protect an organization’s stakeholders, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. In fact, the BLS projects accounting and auditing career opportunities will grow 13 percent by 2022. By earning your taxation certificate, you can position yourself to take advantage of this growth.
In the graduate-level taxation certification program, you’ll explore methods and techniques of federal tax research, rules and procedures for representing clients before the IRS, rules and practices of excise tax on estates, and more.
This course studies the theory and practice of federal income taxation of individuals.
This course studies the theories and practices of income taxation of corporations and partnerships and excise tax on estates and gifts.
This course deals with the federal taxation of gratuitous transfers during a taxpayer's lifetime and property transfers at death. After gaining knowledge of the relevant statutes, regulations and case law, the student will develop estate and gift planning strategies to address estate and gift planning aspects of business and life events.
This course explores the methods and techniques of federal tax research. In addition, students will learn the rules and procedures for representing clients before the Internal Revenue Service.
This course offers an in-depth study of special topics in federal taxation. Major, contemporary problem areas of taxation are explored.
Tuition rates for SNHU's online degree programs are among the lowest in the nation. We offer a 30 percent tuition discount for active-duty service members and their spouses.
Application Fee ($40), Graduation Fee ($150), Books (course-by-course)
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