It is currently £155 to register as a CTA student and £50 for Confirmation of Eligibility (register and claim eligibility here).

Re-registration is £155 (re-register, here).


It is £150 to claim a credit for one of the CTA papers (further details can be found here).

Written Examinations

The CTA examination entry fee is £150 for the May and November examinations (enter for the exams, here). 

The Taxation of Major Corporates (TOMC) examination fee is £170 (enter for the TOMC exams, here).

Computer Based Examinations (CBEs)

The Computer Based Examination in Professional Responsibilities & Ethics and Law fee is £80 per examination (further details, including booking the CBE, can be found here).

Study Material

You will need to purchase the ‘Essential Law for the Tax Practitioner’ and the 'Professional Responsibilities and Ethics for Tax Practitioners - Second Edition' manuals both of which are available from the Institute at a cost of £45.

There is the Essential Accounting for Tax Practitioners – First Edition' manual that forms the syllabus for the "Accounting and Other Indirect Taxes" module within the Awareness paper. This is also a compulsory module for all those sitting the Indirect Tax route of the CTA and is also available to purchase from the Institute at a cost of £35.

You may purchase these manuals from our shop, here.

The Institute sets the syllabus but does not offer tuition. There is a list of tuition providers here.

Please contact the tuition providers listed on our website directly, for prices and course dates. You will still need to register as a CTA student (through our website) in order to sit our examinations.