Online Graduate in Taxation Certification

Enhance your career with a Graduate Certificate in Taxation

Individuals and mom-and-pop shops. Angel-invested startups and global corporations. Nonprofit NGO’s and governmental agencies. They all need trustworthy professionals who understand the legalities of the tax code who can prepare organizational finances for taxation. Through practical, interactive course work, you can earn a Graduate Certificate in Taxation online in as few as six months and build on your accounting and financial skills to give you the knowledge that companies and municipal agencies need from taxation accountants.

Build Your Skills and Knowledge

Working toward your online graduate certificate in Taxation online introduces you to a wide range of advanced tax accounting and auditing topics. Private agencies, public companies, nonprofit organizations and governmental agencies rely on skilled professionals who understand the nuances of taxation and tax laws. In your graduate accounting classes you will explore:

  • Theory and practice of federal income taxation of individuals, partnerships and corporations.
  • Methods and techniques of federal tax research while you learn the rules and procedures for representing clients before the Internal Revenue Service.
  • Rules and practices of excise tax on estates and gifts.
  • Federal taxation of gratuitous transfers during a taxpayer's lifetime

Careers

There are few things that 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, the country will see "an increased accountability for protecting an organization's stakeholders will drive job growth," according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. By earning your online Taxation Graduate Certificate from Southern New Hampshire University, you can position yourself to take advantage of this growth.

Graduate Certificate in Taxation Curriculum

Taxation Courses

TAX-650: Federal Taxation of Individuals
This course studies the theory and practice of federal income taxation of individuals.
TAX-655: Fed Income Tax of Corp & Partnerships
This course studies the theories and practices of income taxation of corporations and partnerships and excise tax on estates and gifts.
Prerequisites:
TAX-650
TAX-665: Estate and Gift Taxation
This course deals with the federal taxation of gratuitous transfers during a taxpayer's lifetime and property transfers at death. A study is made of relevant statutes and regulations.
Prerequisites:
TAX-650
TAX-670: Tax Research Methodology/Practice & Procedures
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.
Prerequisites:
TAX-655, TAX-665
TAX-700: Special Topics in Taxation
This course offers an in-depth study of special topics in federal taxation. Major, contemporary problem areas of taxation are explored.
Prerequisites:
TAX-670

University Accreditation

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