Prove your UK cross-border tax expertise with ADIT

With continued changes in the UK tax system and implications for global companies and individuals, there has never been more demand for tax professionals with the ability to advise firms and clients on the international application of UK tax law.

Develop, update and demonstrate both your knowledge of UK tax law, and your ability to apply that knowledge to real world situations in an international context, with the ADIT United Kingdom module.

By achieving the United Kingdom module, you will acquire:

  • a strong understanding of the concepts underpinning UK tax legislation as it relates to cross-border situations
  • the practical tax skills required by employers and clients alike
  • enhanced employability in a competitive international tax environment

What ADIT people say


"I chose ADIT as it was highly respected by my firm. The flexible syllabus allowed me to tailor my learning to meet the needs of the business and my client portfolio."


"Completing ADIT demonstrates that you have a robust and systematic body of knowledge that will ultimately take your international tax career to another level."

Kelly Ricketts ADIT CTA | Frank Hirth plc | UK
Kelly achieved the United Kingdom module in December 2016
Pongsapak Prajakfueangfu ADIT | EY | USA
Pongsapak achieved the United Kingdom module in June 2017

Hear from more successful ADIT students here.

How does it work?

The module is one of a range of options available to tax professionals pursuing the ADIT qualification, covering a wide variety of international tax subject areas. To achieve ADIT, you must complete a total of three modules.

The module is assessed by a single exam, available every June and December in cities around the world. You can prepare for the exam through a choice of tuition courses, delivered by a range of academic institutions and professional training providers around the world, including online and distance learning options.

Next steps

To register as an ADIT student, please click here.

For further information about the United Kingdom module, please download the syllabus extract below. Alternatively, download the full ADIT Prospectus and Syllabus or contact the ADIT Team at info [at] (subject: Etaxjobs%20and%20ADIT) .