Alma OBrien

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Brexit and Budget 2021

While COVID-19 remains at the forefront of everyone’s minds, Budget 2021 was built on the assumption of a no-deal Brexit. Alma O’Brien reports. Read full article here: Brexit & Budget 2021 by Alma O'Brien | Partner

By |2020-10-19T12:25:11+01:00October 16th, 2020|Blog, Latest News|

Budget 2021 – What will tomorrow hold?

Budget 2021 is to be announced tomorrow and we await Minister Paschal Donohoe’s financial plan for the coming year with much anticipation. This year’s Budget has to represent the Government’s financial strategy to survive both Brexit and Covid-19. We look forward to a Budget that will provide some level of hope through stimulus measures and also [...]

By |2020-10-12T11:55:59+01:00October 12th, 2020|Blog, Latest News, News|

Budget 2018 – What to Expect

With the Budget less than 24 hours away, Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe will deliver his first Budget tomorrow, 10 October. He has been clear about his intent to create a pathway to prolonged stability and certainty – by balancing the books, investing in infrastructure and supporting business and families as they plan for the [...]

By |2017-10-09T17:32:50+01:00October 9th, 2017|News|

Opportunity to negotiate settlement with Revenue?

Changes to the Tax Appeal Process The Finance (Tax Appeals) Act 2015 was signed into law on Christmas day 2015 and has been commenced by ministerial order with effect from 21 March 2016. Key changes  A new body known as the Tax Appeals Commission (the TAC) has been established which replaces the existing Office of [...]

By |2016-05-25T16:39:14+01:00May 25th, 2016|Blog, Latest News, News|

Marital Breakdowns and Family Businesses

Alma O'Brien, Tax Partner and Donal Bradley, Tax Senior Manager at Hughes Blake contributed to the latest issue of the Irish Tax Review discussing the issues that arise within Family businesses when there is a martial breakdown. Read the full article here *This article first appeared in Irish Tax Review, Vol. 28 No. 4 (2016) © [...]

By |2015-12-10T12:48:37+00:00December 10th, 2015|Latest News, News, Press|

Hughes Blake Budget Report 2016

Earlier this afternoon, the Minister for Finance introduced the 2016 Budget. This is the first Budget in recent years where the focus is on job creation, reducing the tax burden and restoring spending monies on services and social needs. The Capital Gains Tax rate of 20% on disposal of a business or part of a [...]

By |2015-10-13T21:45:17+01:00October 13th, 2015|News|

Budget 2016 – Initial views

Hughes Blake Tax Partner, Alma O'Brien, gives her initial views on this years Budget, "Overall, I welcome Budget 2016 which contains some  measures which will help Ireland’s entrepreneurial owner managed and family owned businesses to secure a lasting recovery. The tax reliefs introduced today should be a cue for businesses who have survived the recession, to begin [...]

By |2015-10-13T17:06:43+01:00October 13th, 2015|Blog, Latest News, News|