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    How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

    For becoming an I-Tax officer you need to appear for the Short Service Commission exam. As part of screening process you will need to appear for both a written and an oral test. You will also have to clear the physical fitness test and an interview round. For the test you need to thorough in General Studies and English. In the general studies area be prepared to answer questions in areas like history, geography, economics etc. Also do prepare in basic arithmetics. There are a lot of reference material and books available for this purpose. For appearing for this exam it is a must that you should be a graduate that too from a recognised institute. You age should not be over 27 years. Detailed information is available in the official website of SSC.




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    The post of an Income tax officer is an excellent career opportunity for students with graduation background. It is good to hear that you are interested in this field. As to be eligible for the income tax officer post candidates need to have a graduation. Candidates need to apply for the civil service examination and get qualified in the test. After this there will be an interview round also, which needs to be cleared by the candidate. The Civil service exam is held every year. The UPSC is the main authority who carries out the civil service exams. Candidates in between the age of 21 to 30 years can submit an application for the exam. The notification for the exam will be published in the employment news and also on the official website for all candidates to view.

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

    You have to appear for the ssc or the UPSC exam these to exam need min graduation from any field to appear for this exam the age limit is 21 - 30
    and the exams are based up on the GK and S it also needs knowledge about current affairs if you score well in dis exam then you will be selected for the interview , if you pass then phy. test then you get the deserving post.

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATION: GRADUATION FROM ANY STREAM FROM RECOGNISED UNIVERSITY.

    AGE LIMIT : 21 TO 28 YEARS

    EXAM : UPSC ( UNION PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION )

    PATTERN : FIRST PRELIAMNARY TEST AND THEN MAIN EXAM AND INTERVIEW IF SHORTLISTED.

    TIPS TO PREPARE..: READ NEWS PAPER DAILY
    APPEAR FOR MOCK TESTS.

    ALL THE BEST

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

    To become an Income Tax officer,you need to appear for SSC(Staff Selection Commission) exam.
    The eligibility is as follows:
    -Bachelor's degree from a recognized university.
    -Age limit: 18-25yrs.

    The exam will be conducted in three ways i.e Preliminary,Main and Interview.

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

    you require SSC exam of UPSC.this will eligible after graduation.

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?
    To become an Income Tax officer,you need to pass atleast for SSC(Staff Selection Commission) exam.


    The eligibility is as follows:

    Bachelor's degree from a recognized university.

    Age limit: 18-28yrs.

    good luck . . . .

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

    You have to appear for the ssc or the UPSC exam these to exam need min graduation from any field to appear for this exam the age limit is 21 - 30
    and the exams are based up on the GK and S it also needs knowledge about current affairs if you score well in dis exam then you will be selected for the interview , if you pass then phy. test then you get the deserving post.background. It is good to hear that you are interested in this field. As to be eligible for the income tax officer post candidates need to have a graduation. Candidates need to apply for the civil service examination and get qualified in the test. After this there will be an interview round also, which needs to be cleared by the candidate. The Civil service exam is held every year. The UPSC is the main authority who carries out the civil service exams. Candidates in between the age of 21 to 30 years can submit an application for the exam. The notification for the exam will be published in the employment news and also on the official website for all candidates to view.There are a lot of reference material and books available for this purpose. For appearing for this exam it is a must that you should be a graduate that too from a recognised institute. You age should not be over 27 years. Detailed information is available in the official website of SSC.

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

    hello...........

    The basic eligibility to appear in the Income tax officer exam is to have a graduation from any stream.
    Candidates must have a degree certification from any one of the renowned universities in India.
    If you already have a graduation, then look out for recruitment notification from SSC as for the Income Tax Officer.
    Candidates need to appear in the SSC examination and get qualified in the exam.
    This exam is carried out every year for selecting candidates as Income tax officers.
    Most probably the exam will come around during the month of April.
    The SSC exam for the Income tax officer will be objective type .
    The candidates qualifying in the written exam will also have to clear in the personnel interview round.
    Age limit: 18-25yrs...........


    thank u..................

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

    The eligibility is as follows:
    -Bachelor's degree from a recognized university.
    -Age limit: 18-25yrs.
    Candidates need to appear in the SSC examination and get qualified in the exam.
    This exam is carried out every year for selecting candidates as Income tax officers.

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

    I am complete B.COM(CA).How to prepare the income tax exam

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

    Dear friend ,

    Eligibility to be an Income Tax Officer-

    1. Educational Qualification
    To be eligible for becoming an Income Tax Officer one should hold a Bachelor of any stream.
    So as you have done BCA, you are eligible for becoming Income Tax Officer.

    2. Age
    The candidate must have attained the age of 18 years on 1st July of the year of examination and must not have attained 27 years of age on that date.

    The upper age limit will be relaxed by 3 years for OBC candidates and 5 years for SC/ST candidates.

    all the best.

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

    know i am in b.com 1 yer

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

    What are the passing marks in the
    Preliminary and the main exam

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

    Dear friend ,

    Eligibility to be an Income Tax Officer-

    1. Educational Qualification
    To be eligible for becoming an Income Tax Officer one should hold a Bachelor of any stream.
    So as you have done BCA, you are eligible for becoming Income Tax Officer.

    2. Age
    The candidate must have attained the age of 18 years on 1st July of the year of examination and must not have attained 27 years of age on that date.

    The upper age limit will be relaxed by 3 years for OBC candidates and 5 years for SC/ST candidates.

    all the best.

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

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    How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?
    To become an Income Tax officer, you have to appear in SSC (Short Service Commission) exam & which is eligible after doing the bachelor degree.If you have qualified the SSC exam Written & Oral both then you have to clear the medical (physical) fitness exam. AGE limit should be 18-25yrs.

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

    Hello

    candidates can apply Income Tax Officer Exam which is conducted by The
    Staff Selection Commission (SSC) .

    However,there are some Eligibility criteria such as:
    1.Qualification:
    a)you should have any degree of a recognized University, or equivalent.
    as you have done graduation in B.Com ,so you are positively eligible.

    2.Age:
    Your age should not be not less than 18 years and not greater than 27 years as well as for the post of Inspector of Income Tax.

    3.Physical Standards (Minimum)
    a)Height :157.5cm
    b)Chest :81cm ,fully expanded with a minimum expansion of 5 cm
    c)Physical Test:
    i)Walking:1600 meters in 15 minutes
    ii)Cycling:8 Km in 30 minutes


    Good luck

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    Re: How to become an Income Tax Officer? What are the qualifications required?

    hiiiiiiiiii
    Income Tax Officer :

    income tax officer as the name itself indicates is an officer who deals with the income tax related matters of the central board of direct taxes acronym

    Eligibility :

    Bachelor's degree in any stream from a recognized university
    age limit : nib of 18 years & max of 27 years
    Age relaxation as per govt rules OBC 3 years & SC/ST 5 years

    Selection Process :

    Preliminary Exam :
    It consists of two papers
    General Intelligence & General Awareness -100 question - 100 marks for 2hrs
    Arithmetic - 100 question - 100 marks for 2hrs

    Main Exam :
    General Studies 200 marks , Duration 3hrs
    English 100 marks Duration 2hrs 20 min
    Arithmetic 200 marks 4hrs
    Language 100 marks 2hrs 20 min
    Communication Skill & writing 200 marks 2hrs 20min

    Personality Test :

    once you are through the final stage is the interview

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