Value Added Tax (VAT) – A breakdown

Maurice O’Brien CPA MBS B.Bus (ACC) 13 February 2019 VAT VAT is the tax the state charge on the sale or goods or services. This tax is added to the price of most products and service. VAT is a tax on spending in Ireland so VAT is paid by consumers who pay for goods and services. Goods imported into Ireland … Read More

Budget 2019 – What do you need to know?

Mr. Paschal Donohoe presented his second Budget to the Dail and to the Irish people as the Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform. With a view to preparing Ireland for a “disorderly” Brexit at worst, the Budget seeks to boost the resilience of the Irish economy in order to minimise – in so far as is possible – … Read More

Autumn 2018 Newsletter

Welcome to our Newsletter for Autumn 2018: Topics: The Cork Business Awards Tag Rugby Champions 2018 PAYE Modernisation System Tax deadlines & tips Beneficial Ownership Register Autumn 2018 Newsletter

We’ve been nominated!!!

We are delighted to announce that we have been nominated in two categories of The Cork Business Awards 2018! The two categories we have been nominated in are: The Cork Accountancy Firm of the Year 2018 The Cork Small Business of the Year 2018 Thanks to all our staff for the hard work that got us nominated! #corkbusinessawards #cork #accountants #smallbusiness #award

Champions 2018!

Paul o’Donovan & Associates were crowned Champions at the Chartered Accountants Cork Society’s Annual Tag Rugby Tournament on Friday 29th June 2018. After 5 thrilling matches the team came up against worthy opponents PWC in the final! The team won in a final which saw end to end action! A great result considering they won the wooden spoon in 2018! … Read More

Christmas Wishes 2017

We would like to wish you a very Merry Christmas and Best Wishes for 2018. Thank you for your much appreciated business during 2017. It has been a pleasure helping you reach your goals, and we look forward to contributing to your success in 2018. We wish you a prosperous and happy new year! We did not send Christmas Cards … Read More

Budget 2018 – What Do You Need To Know?

Budget 2018 Paschal Donohoe, Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform, has delivered his maiden budget speech and set out the first set of budgetary measures from the government under the leadership of Taoiseach Leo Varadkar. Budget 2018 spread the jam thinly. The winners are middle-income earners. The big news for business was the new rate of stamp duty … Read More

PAYE Modernisation – What You Need to Know

Overview The Minister for Finance, Mr. Michael Noonan TD, announced the launch of Revenue’s public consultation process regarding the modernisation of the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system in his budget statement of 11 October 2016. PAYE modernisation will involve the most significant reform of the PAYE system since its introduction in 1960. The new real time reporting regime will be operational … Read More