tax advisor


Tax advisors use their expertise in tax legislation to provide commercially-focused advisory and consultancy services to a wide range of clients from all economic sectors. They explain complicated tax-related legislation to their clients and assist them in ensuring the most efficient and beneficial payment of taxes by devising tax-efficient strategies. They also inform them of fiscal changes and developments and may specialise in tax strategies concerning mergers or multinational reconstruction for business clients, trust and estate taxes for individual clients etc.

Alternative label

  • corporate tax preparer

  • tax consultant

  • tax specialist

  • tax advisors

  • chartered tax adviser

  • tax adviser

  • fiscal advisor

  • tax evaluator

  • tax expert

  • tax preparer

  • tax examiner

  • licensed tax consultant

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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