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Course Coordinator

Dr. Prakash N. Chaudhary

Introduction

Post Graduate Diploma in Taxation Laws (DTL) is a 1-Year professional Diploma program affiliated to the Savitribai Phule Pune University. The program is designed to cultivate Professional skills in Taxation required for any business organization among students and aims to develop various skills, in order to make them an effective part of the Commercial organisation in its Accounts and Taxation Section. The Programme is designed to impart professional skills in tax and accounting to aspiring students for a better understanding of the role of taxation in business activities. After completing the Diplom, students can be a part of a business organization in the capacity of an employee or can also act as an independent Tax Consultant. The Post Graduate Diploma in Taxation Laws is a Course with highly professional inputs and the college makes it a point to invite renowned Practitioners of Taxation Law in the City to address the students. The response to the course from the student community is overwhelming and its potential for future practitioners of taxation law is very large.

Objectives
  • To make students understand the fundamentals of Accounting, and the role of different types of Taxation while conducting any business activity.
  • To cater to the requirement of Tax Professionals at a moderate level in any middle and small size business organisation by availing adequate training in the subjects of Taxation.
  • To develop among the students the qualities of Tax Professional and make them equipped with the necessary skills.

Duration

The duration of the Course shall be 1 year.

Eligibility for admission

Graduate Degree from any recognized Indian /foreign university

Medium

The medium of Instruction and answer in examination and field work report and Viva Voce exam. will be in English.

Examination system
  • Each paper will carry a hundred marks
  • A candidate who secures a minimum of 35% marks in each paper and an aggregate of 50%, on the whole, shall be declared to have passed the examination in the Second Class.
  • A candidate who secures a minimum of 35% marks in each paper and an aggregate of 60% on the whole shall be declared to have passed in the First Class.
  • In addition to paragraphs 2 and 3 above, if a candidate secures 75% and above marks in any subject, he/she shall be declared to have obtained a distinction in the said subject.
Eligibility Requirements
  • Students migrating from other Countries /Universities either from the State of Maharashtra or from outside Maharashtra State will be admitted provisionally in the college on the production of an eligibility certificate. Admission will be treated as provisional until the ‘eligibility’ is cleared.
  • For this purpose, the students will have to apply in the prescribed form of eligibility certificate along with the following certificates in original (and a photocopy thereof ) a) Passing Certificate b) Statement of marks and c) Migration Certificate from previous Country / University d) Attendance e) Character Certificate f) Transfer Certificate from the Principal of the previous college. The students have to pay the prescribed fees.
  • The responsibility of obtaining an Eligibility lies with the students themselves, failing to which, a student will not be allowed to appear for the final examination and a student’s provisional admission will be treated as cancelled.
  • The college will, however, provide necessary guidance. The above rules of Eligibility apply to all students admitted to Post Graduation Classes also.

Scheme of Examination

The examination shall be held at the end of every academic year on the dates to be announced by the University. It will carry 500 marks in aggregate for the Course. Paper I to IV will carry 100 marks each and Course V Project Report and Viva Voce will carry 100 marks.

Structure of the Course
Sr. No Paper Subject
1 Paper l General Laws Affecting Taxation
2 Paper lI Income Tax Act, 1961 (as amended up to date)
3 Paper lII The Integrated Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017(GST)
4 Paper lV The customer Act 1961
5 Paper V Book keeping and Accountancy