If you are looking to work as a Tax adviser then you will need to be able to advise your clients when they need to pay their taxes on time. You will provide advice and support to your clients on tax issues and be able to explain to them what they need to do and when to avoid any penalties etc.
Usually to do the role of Tax Adviser you need to be a member of the CIOT (Chartered Institute of Taxation) and you will have completed your ATT qualifications and have a good general standard of Education and have at least three years of relevant work experience in this industry. Your main job is to make sure that your client pays the right amount to the taxman! You will also make sure that your clients are not paying too much either tax by advising them the right ways.
Tax adviser starting salaries are between £19,000 and £25,000 a year.
Experienced and qualified advisers salaries are between £25,000 to £35,000 a year.
Senior advisers can earn £35,000 to £50,000 a year.
If you have found a role that you are ready to apply for, please see the below covering letter example.
Tax Adviser Cover Letter Example
Mr. A. Employee
1, My House
Mrs. A. Manager
Application for the role of Tax Adviser
I would like to apply for the role of Tax Adviser which I have recently seen advertised in (where) and (when).
I am a qualified Tax Adviser have completed my ATT qualifications in (when and provide more detail) and am a member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation.
I have always been interested in mathematical problems and being able to figure sums out in a logical manner so I was keen to pursue a career that I was also interested in. I am also very keen on working within the business and feel that this is a good combination.
I have got excellent communication skills and pay great attention to detail. I always ensure that I am accurate in my work and feel that it is especially important within the Tax industry as a mistake could be very costly to a client.
I have enclosed my CV for your consideration along with details of my membership to CIOT. Should you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact me.
Thank you for taking the time to read my letter and CV.