Join CITN as a Direct Member


Join CITN, a Tax Administrators and Practitioners Institute that determines the standards of knowledge and skills to be attained by persons seeking to be a professional tax practitioner in Nigeria.

Direct Membership

These comprise of candidates coming into the Institute directly without passing through examinations.

A. ICAN and ANAN MEMBERS The applicant must be an accredited member of ICAN or ANAN: with a minimum of one (1) year post membership tax working experience.

B. STAFF OF RELEVANT TAX AUTHORITIES: Staff of State Boards of Internal Revenue and the Federal Inland Revenue Service who must have passed the JTB/FIRS final Inspector of Taxes examination are required to request for and transmit the official transcript of their final stage of FIRS/JTB Inspector of Taxes examination or the certified true copy of certificates to the Registrar/Chief Executive. This must be received by the Institute before their application forms would be processed. Note: only staff in core tax departments would be eligible for consideration.

C. ASSOCIATION OF CHARTERED CERTIFIED ACCOUNTANTS (ACCA) Applicants with ACCA Membership will undertake a five (5) day conversion training on Nigerian Tax Law and Advanced Taxation organised by the CITN Tax Academy.

D. CITN TAX ACADEMY EXECUTIVE ADVANCED DIPLOMA IN TAX ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT/ACTI: Applicants who have completed the Executive Advanced Diploma in Tax Administration and Management by the CITN Tax Academy and are duly certified by the Academy are eligible to apply for Direct membership.