E-Licensing System

Do you operate a pub, restaurant or hotel? The Courts Service have announced the roll out of an online e-licensing system over the coming year.  The licensing applications will be submitted through the Courts Service Online (CSOL) System.  This long-awaited service is central to the strategy of the Courts Service Digitalisation. Currently the e-licensing system is being piloted across 4 … Read More

Mandatory Beneficial Ownership Registration

Companies and Beneficial Owners that do not comply with the new regulations below could be facing a class A fine on summary conviction; or on indictment to a fine up to €500,000 We can set up the Central Register for you, add the necessary beneficial owners, and maintain your internal and central register on your behalf. Provisional Pricing structure If … Read More

EORI Registration

With Brexit moving closer all the time it is vitally important that traders are aware of the requirement to register for an Economic Operators and Identification (EORI) number. The EORI number is the minimum requirement for all traders who import and export goods with a non-EU country and there is a short learning tool available here. You can register for … Read More

Upcoming Changes to Parental Leave (Amendment) Act 2006

Within the next two years, a number of changes to the parental leave act are expected to take place. Please keep in mind that before these changes can come into effect, the legislation must first be enacted.   Paid Parental Scheme This scheme allows parents to take two weeks paid leave each during their child’s first year. This is expected … Read More

Public Register of Beneficial Ownership of Corporates

On 22 March 2019, the Department of Finance released regulations to set up a Central Register of Beneficial Ownership of Corporates. Under the regulations, members of the public will have access to certain information contained on the Central Register, including the name, nationality and month and year of birth of beneficial owners, but will NOT have access to additional information … Read More

Bulk Rate Review – Contractors and Subcontractors in the eRCT system

Attention for all Individuals and Companies registered for RCT In April 2019, Revenue will be carrying out a Bulk Rate Review (BRR) of all principal contractors and subcontractors in the eRCT system. Revenue have stated that they will be issuing reminder letters to both principal contractors and subcontractors outlining their obligation to correctly operate RCT in advance of the BRR. … Read More

Employment Updates – Changes to Employee Contracts & P45’s

EMPLOYMENT NEWS March 2019 Abolition of the P45 The P45 was abolished at the end of 2018 and is not being issued for employments which ceased on or after 1st January 2019. If the employment ceased prior to 1st January 2019, employers are obliged to issue a P45. Changes to Employee Contracts under the Employment (Miscellaneous Provisions Act) 2018 As … Read More