National Tax College

Training System for Japan's Tax Officials

Advanced Course (7 months)

Training for graduates of the Basic Training for Service as National Tax Expert with 3 years of pracical experience.
* This course is not conducted in 2011.



  • To enable trainees to acquire the knowledge and skills needed for specialists positions.
  • To make trainees aquire broader perspectives, deeper insights and refined judgment needed for specialist positions.
Training System
  • Instructors for this course are eminent university professors and NTA officials with considerable practical experience.
  • Trainees are grouped according to their fields of specialties, such as individual taxation, property taxation, corporation taxation and collection.
  • Tax law subjects including lectures and seminars on tax laws in trainees' areas of specialty and so forth.
  • Accounting subjects including bookkeeping and accounting.
  • Law and economic subjects including administrative law, Civil Code, and Companies Act.
  • Practical subjects including the burden of proof in tax litigation and practical training on international transactions, and others.