India is witnessing a transitional phase of migration from the Indirect tax system to GST form of taxation under “one nation one tax” regime. GST is the talk of the industry at the moment and is going to impact every sector. GST brings many benefits like a transparent form of taxation that can be better administered because of simple procedures involved and less compliance to adhere.
However, GST is more or less technology driven with the minimum human interface. The nature of such a tax regime calls for well-equipped tax professionals who have a complete understanding of GST. The need of the hour is to get as many professionals trained thru intensive certification courses which are comprehensive and beneficial to hone the skills of the professionals.
Here are some of the best GST courses available in India.
Henry Harvin Education is one of the few selected training solutions providers who are in this business for a good many years. They have an array of programs running already on many topics for professionals from all domains and are designed in a way that is suitable for professionals, academia and management aspirants alike. They have some well known and accredited courses on Accounting, Management, Agile, Analytics, Blockchain, Content Writing, Finance, Marketing and sales, Law, Six Sigma certification etc.
They have transformed as many as 7000+ careers thru 250+ batches in 21 cities on PAN India basis. Their programs on GST is the best fit for fast-paced professionals and also for students. They have a 1-day intensive Certified GST program for Practitioners and an extensive 4-day program for trainees and management graduates.
• Course’s highlights include
• Training modules and guides
• Advanced case studies
• GST software orientation
• Brainstorming on challenges and scenarios in GST implementation
They also provide printed GST explainers for an extensive time period after the course.
The USP of their training is that participants get to interact with some of the famous and known names in the field of taxation as faculty includes some known faces who contribute their expertise on many national news channels.
Clear tax: Cleartax is an E- filing service provider which has launched its E-learning kit. The Kit includes
• 10 hour videos
• 20+ real scenarios
• 50+ online webinars
• 100+presentations etc.
After the completion of this three-week long course, trainees will have to appear for an online certification of two hours with 75 questions and required to score at least 70 percent marks.
However, this course is specifically designed for professionals like CAs, CS, Legal practitioners, legal consultants or any aspiring students in these fields.
GST Centre- This course is promoted by CAs and other industry experts and is suitable for different sections of people like entrepreneurs, employees, students etc. there are different levels of GST courses available from beginners to intermediate to an expert course based on individuals qualification and requirements.The course duration for each course is different varying from 24 hours to 72 hours.
TaxGuru- is a popular name which caters to explainers on every topic related to tax one can think of. Various online certification courses on GST are available with Taxguru. The course aims at reducing the gap between practice and theory, also aims at keeping the language simple for easy understanding of all and it’s a 100% live transition.
Their course duration is 1.5 Months with Weekend class of 3.5 hours each (Sat & Sun), 3.5 Hrs.
The course includes
• Soft copy in form of E-presentation
Their speaker is CA Raman Singhla is a national level eminent speaker who has authored books like “Simplified approach to GST”.
Certificate Course on GST by C A Ashok Batra- This is one of the recommended and insightful course by CA Ashok Batra who is a leading tax expert for last 30 years. He has tried to cover all provisions of GST laws with their practical implementation.
The classes are on recorded pen drive with a duration of 12 classes of 3 hours. A certificate is provided to all students who clear an online exam.
They also have interactive query session every alternate Sunday on Youtube. Along with the pen drive you also get 3 books on GST.