EY Young Tax Professional of the Year

EY Young Tax Professional of the Year is an exciting international competition for university students, young graduates and early career professionals to test their business acumen, commercial awareness and tax technical skills. Learn how the competition works, eligibility, competition prizes and how to apply!

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Are you looking for opportunities to work with people from around the world?  Learn how business is done in different cultures while obtaining the right future-focused skills?

Be part of the EY Young Tax Professional of the Year (YTPY) 2022 Malaysia competition today! With over 60 countries represented, the competition is truly a global event. It demonstrates the EY commitment to the future of the tax profession and to fostering the next generation of tax leaders.

Ready to take the tax challenge and kick-start your career in tax?

Eligibility criteria

The competition is open to:
  • Malaysian undergraduate and post-graduate students, studying in local or foreign universities or colleges;
  • Malaysian full-time students pursuing professional qualifications as at 31 March 2023
  • Malaysian students / Graduates who have not commenced full-time employment as at 31 March 2023

Prizes

If you have any queries about this competition, please email eyytpy@my.ey.com

EY YTPY international final

The EY Young Tax Professional of the Year (YTPY) 2022 international final will be held as a hybrid event (virtual and physical*).

The international competition will kick-off with a series of exciting activities that consist of learning, team-building and networking sessions.

​During the international competition, country winners will have the opportunity to interact with people from other cultures and backgrounds via a group chat and participate in group activities or challenges. Participants will also be challenged with case studies to be presented to highly experienced judges.

After a final review of performance throughout the competition, the top three winners of the EY Young Tax Professional of the Year 2022 will be announced at an award ceremony.

*subject to travel restrictions

 EY YTPY 2022 Malaysia FAQs

  • What is the EY Young Tax Professional of the Year (YTPY) about?

    The EY YTPY programme was created to reward and encourage the next generation of tax professionals. In 2022, students and early career professionals from around the world will compete for the EY YTPY title.

     

  • What is the difference between the local and international competitions?

    Participants in each country compete for the country’s national EY YTPY title. Each country winner is then eligible to join other country winners at the international competition to compete for the international EY YTPY 2022 title.

  • When did the program start?

    The EY YTPY program started in 2011 with nine countries. It has since grown to involve over 60 countries. The program was launched in Malaysia in 2013.

  • Why was the program established?

    The answer, quite simply, is that young talents matter: they are the next generation of tax professionals, a profession that is growing in strategic importance.

    The EY YTPY is an innovative program that seeks to reward and encourage the next generation of tax professionals.

    The award honors the contributions of promising students and graduates, and serves to:

    ►    Reaffirm the growing importance of tax knowledge in the world of business and finance among university students and graduates

    ►    Promote the emergence of young talented professionals in the field of tax, thus fostering interest for the tax profession and a future career in this field

    ►    Demonstrate to business leaders, the tax profession and tax administrations globally that investment in future tax talent is essential

  • How are the winners selected?

    Participants in the EY YTPY competition will be challenged with case studies and interviews before the judges who will be looking for evidence of creative and analytical strengths, as well as practical skills, inclusive leadership behavior and personality. The panel of judges will then confirm the top three winners of the EY Young Tax Professional of the Year 2022.

  • Who is on the judging panel? How do you ensure the judging process is unbiased?

    The judging panel will include partners of the EY Tax Services, and influential members of the Malaysian Inland Revenue Board. Judges are rotated from year to year, to ensure fresh thinking and enthusiasm in the judging process.

EY Young Tax Professional of the Year 2021 Malaysia

Please join us in celebrating the winners of the finalists for the EY Young Tax Professional of the Year 2021 Malaysia competition!

Highlights from the 2021 competition

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      References – Past years’ case studies

       

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