From 1993, the Institute has been conducting distance education programmes. Post Graduate Diploma in Taxation (PGDT), Diploma in Sales Taxation (DST)
GIFT undertakes research/consultancy projects on various aspects of taxation for Government of Kerala, other State Governments, Government of India
The Institute conducts and offers faculty support to training programmes for the officials of Commercial Taxes Department on tax laws, procedures and accounting
Since 1992, the Institute brings out 'Kerala Tax Reporter' a monthly law journal which has been approved by the Supreme Court of India.