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Tax Practitioners


Certificate in Advanced Research and Communication Skills for Tax Practitioners

In conjunction with one of the most prestigious national firms of tax consultants, The City Law School has developed and now runs this highly successful course. This course on legal research and report writing is essential for all tax consultants.

Key learning points

  • Interpreting statutes and case law effectively and creatively
  • New methodologies for research and critical appraisal of existing ones
  • Detailed analysis of complex practical problems
  • Construction and justification of arguments based on sound legal principles
  • Essential report writing and client communication skills


  • More efficient and accurate advice to clients even on highly complex matters
  • Option to take a formal assessment leading to the award of City Certificate counting towards a postgraduate qualification
  • Create firm wide proficiency

Individual Modules can be offered alone as CPD Training, without the award of certificate:

  • Reading and Analysing Legislation
  • Reading and Analysing Case Law
  • Report writing - Giving Written Advice
  • Presenting Legal Argument