Find out How to become Income Tax Officer?
Who is an Income Tax Officer
An Income Tax Officer (ITO) is an official of the Income Tax Department . Income Tax Officers analyse and examine business and personal income tax returns filed by various assesssees and ensure correct amount of tax is being paid. Following is the process on how to become income tax officer in India.
How to become income tax officer after 12th
Anyone who want to become ITO should be graduate and appear for the written examination. Maximum age limit for the written examination is 27 years Upper age relaxation of 3 years will be given for OBC.
Exam for ITO Pattern
Written Examination –
There are two types of examination
- Tier 1 (duration is 2 hours)
- General Intelligence + Reasoning
- General Awareness
- Numerical Aptitude
- English Comprehension
- Tier 2 (duration is 4 hours)
- Arithmetical Abilities
- English Language and Comprehension
Individuals who join the Income Tax Department at an early age have a fair chance of being promoted quickly through the following levels:
- Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax
- Commissioner of Income Tax
- Chief Commissioner of Income Tax
Direct Commissioner level Job through UPSC
Sit for the Civil Services examination conducted by UPSC and opt for Indian Revenue Services. Once you clear all the stages of the examination, you will be appointed as an Assistant Commissioner of Income Tax. IPA offers Diploma in Taxation to become tax consultants, tax advisors, and tax practitioners a brilliant career after graduation awaits for you !