SSC Tax Assistant (Income Tax & Central Excise Dept) Examination Syllabus

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) Tax Assistant (Income Tax & Central Excise Dept) Examination Syllabus

Paper I (Objective Type)

Part A: English Language:
Questions in this component will be designed to test the candidate’s understanding and knowledge of English Language and will be based on error recognition, fill in the blanks (using verbs, preposition, articles etc), vocabulary, spellings, Grammar, sentence-structure, Synonyms, Antonyms, sentence completion, phrases and idiomatic use of words, etc. There will be a question on passages and comprehension of passages also. The standard of the questions will be only of 10+2 level.

Part B: General Awareness:
Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining to History, Geography, Economic, General policy, Scientific Research etc. These Questions will be such that they do not require a special study of any discipline.

Paper II (Conventional): Arithmetic:

This part will include questions on problems relating to number systems, Computation of whole numbers, decimals and fractions, relationships between numbers, fundamental arithmetical operations, percentages, ratio and proportions, averages, interest, profit & loss, discount, use of tables and graphs, mensuration, time & distance, ratio and time etc.

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  1. vasu says:

    It is good if you add an previous question papers, send me previous papers on

  2. SaranRaj G says:

    Hi can somebody update me when will the IT SSC examination forms will be distributed.As last year we received the form in the month of Oct 09.we are not able to find for this year anywhere.

    Please update us on this.

  3. mufidabanu says:

    please inform me whenever you have vacancy in my email id
    thank you

  4. Gowtham says:

    please send me some previous solved question paper.

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