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Tonnage tax forms: application and reporting

Information on filling out forms for the core training commitment, end of period adjustment and tonnage tax training commitment.

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Tonnage tax guidance: application and reporting requirements

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As a condition of acceptance to the UK tonnage tax scheme companies have to agree to provide training for seafarers. They will have to find or fund places for an agreed number of officer trainees according to the size of its fleet and the number of officers employed. This is called the minimum training obligation (MTO).

The MTO falls into 2 parts, the core training commitment (CTC) and the end of period adjustment (EPA).

This pack explains how to fill out the forms for CTC and EPA in order to operate a tonnage tax training commitment.

Published 29 April 2013
Last updated 23 July 2015 + show all updates
  1. Document updated to take account of the introduction of a ratings training option in tonnage tax from 1 October 2015.
  2. First published.
  3. Tonnage tax guidance: application and reporting requirements updated