Value Added Tax (VAT) - Self Study
This course will provide participants with an overview of the Value Added Tax (VAT). We'll cover origins of the tax, how it works, potential impacts on our current tax system including a review of the pros and cons of implementing a VAT in the United States.

Course Publication Date: May 17, 2021

This course is available with NO ADDITIONAL FEE if you have an active self study membership or all access membership or webinar membership or can be purchased for $20.00!

Author:Frank Castillo CPA
Course No:TAX-VAT-10551
Recommended CPE:2.00
Delivery Method:QAS Self Study
Level of Knowledge:Basic
Advanced Preparation:None
Recommended Field of Study:Taxes
Webinars - On Demand
Learning Objectives
  • Identify factors which contribute to the calculation and collection of a Value Added Tax (VAT).
  • Recall key attributes and economic outcomes policymakers typically consider when seeking to adopt a VAT tax regime.
  • Identify the “pros” and “cons” of a Value Added Tax on individuals, businesses, and governments.

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