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Payroll & Taxation Management

Payroll and Taxation Management


Payroll is a significant company expense and is subject to various legislation, so the organization must ensure that the payroll process is accurate and reliable. Accurate payroll processing benefits not only the company but also the employees and third parties who rely on the payroll system for payment.

This course focuses on the various elements of income tax legislation and includes numerous workshops on calculating employees' pay and employers' payments such as VAT, green fund and business levy.

Target Audience

This course is ideal for persons who are responsible for the payroll function in any organization as well as small business owners or persons wishing to start their own company or persons interested in knowing about payroll and taxation or wishing to calculate their own tax.

Course Objectives

Participants will learn about:

Time Sheet

  • Introduction to Time Sheet
  • Calculation of hourly wages and overtime
  • Completion of Time Sheet


  • Introduction to Health Surcharge (H/S) and NIS
  • Calculation of H/S and NIS rates
  • Weekly payroll
  • Monthly payroll
  • Pay slips

The PAYE System

  • Introduction to PAYE
  • Calculation of PAYE
  • Completing a Payroll with PAYE Deductions

Completion of Tax Forms

  • Filling out and completing NIB Forms (NI 184 & NI 187)
  • Filing out the BIR Form - (Payment Description Slip)
  • Completing the TD4 Form

Value Added Tax (VAT)

  • Introduction to VAT
  • Understanding VAT
  • VAT Calculation
  • VAT payable and refundable
  • Completion of the VAT Return Form

Green Fund and Business Levy

  • Introduction to Green Fund and Business Levy
  • Calculation of Green Fund and Business Levy
  • Green Fund and Business Levy Payment

Ethics and Motivation

Course Schedule

Course Offering

Day Time Duration Contact Hours Cost Lecturer
Tuesday, Thursday 08:00 pm to 09:30 pm 6 weeks 18 hours $1,500.00 Mrs. Reena Ragbir-Gunness

Session - Tuesday, Thursday (08:00 pm to 09:30 pm)

Session Start Date End Date
Session 2 - Online Classes Tuesday, September 28, 2021 Thursday, November 4, 2021
Session 3 - Online Classes Tuesday, January 18, 2022 Thursday, February 24, 2022
Session 4 - Online Classes Tuesday, March 15, 2022 Thursday, April 21, 2022
Session 5 - Online Classes Tuesday, May 17, 2022 Thursday, June 23, 2022
Session 6 - Online Classes Tuesday, July 19, 2022 Thursday, August 25, 2022
Session 7 - Online Classes Tuesday, September 20, 2022 Thursday, October 27, 2022
Session 8- Online Classes Thursday, November 3, 2022 Tuesday, December 13, 2022


Mock Exam

Students would be allowed to do a mock exam. The purpose of the mock exam is to prepare the student for the final exam and review the topics covered in the course.

Final Exam

All students are required to sit a written final exam. A certificate of completion will be awarded to all students who have passed the examination.

Student Support


Mrs. Reena Ragbir Gunness

Mrs. Gunness has completed studies in Human Resource Management, Strategic Management, Finance and Marketing. She is the holder of a BA (Hons) Degree in Business Management with over ten years working experience in Accounting, Management, Administration and Customer Service.

Mrs. Gunness is currently a full time teacher and believes that her true purpose in life is to educate and uplift others through teaching; her students could attest to this as they have always praise her for her patience and excellent delivery of the course.

Mrs. Gunness enjoys teaching, motivating and encouraging her students to excel and succeed in their chosen endeavour. Imparting her skills and knowledge to her students is her main objective. She also offers career guidance to individuals seeking assistance in choosing a career to pursue.

Programme Manager

The program manager is responsible for the management of the course. If you would like further information or would like clarification on the course please contact the programme manager.

Ms. Nasara Alibaksh
Phone: 354-3734
E-mail: nalibaksh@ctscollege.com

Additional Information


A soft copy booklet which covers all aspects of this course will be made available to all participants. All exercise worksheet will be provided for this course.


No formal prerequisites required.


Fees payable to CTS College is TT$1,500.00. Payments can be made via cash, credit card, linx or cheque. A payment plan is available.

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