Certificate in Capital Taxes for Private Clients

Certificate of Capital Tax

“I am delighted to have recently passed the Irish Tax Institute Certificate in Capital Taxes for Private Clients.  I undertook this assignment during the Covid-19 lockdown in order to refresh my skills and knowledge of Capital Taxes to ensure I can continue to provide the best tax consultancy advice to my clients. We provide tax […]

July Stimulus Package – VAT Rate Reduction

VAT Rate Reduction Ireland

As part of July Jobs Stimulus Package, there will be a six-month reduction in the standard rate of VAT from 23% to 21%, from 1st September 2020 to 28th February 2021. For some accountancy packages, this change will happen automatically, but for others, the rate may need to be changed manually. If you have any […]

Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme – Key Points for Employers

Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme Covid

The COVID -19 Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme (TWSS) will cease on 31st August 2020 and will be replaced by the new Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme (EWSS) which will come into effect on 1st September 2020 and run until 31st March 2021. There are 2 elements to the EWSS: a) Qualifying employers can claim back a […]

Audit Exemption for Small Companies & Micro Companies

A small company is a company that meets two of the three following criteria; Balance sheet total does not exceed €6m Turnover does not exceed €12m Number of employees does not exceed 50   A micro company is a company that meets two of the three following criteria; Balance sheet total does not exceed €350,000 […]

Register of Beneficial Ownership

Obligation to File and Maintain Beneficial Ownership Information before deadline date 22 November 2019 The European Union (Anti-Money Laundering: Beneficial Ownership of Corporate Entities) Regulations 2019 (SI 110 of 2019) (“the Regulations”) were signed into law in March 2019.   Under the Regulations, companies in Ireland are obliged: to obtain, file and hold details of […]