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EIIS Investments: Benefits and Drawbacks

How is the investor and company impacted by the EII Scheme? John Summers discusses. The Employment and Investment Incentive Scheme (“EIIS” or “EII Scheme”) is a tax relief incentive scheme, whereby investors can avail of up to 40% tax relief on investments made into qualifying Irish SMEs. How a party will be impacted by the [...]

By |2020-07-09T11:37:12+01:00July 8th, 2020|Blog|

A Trainee’s Insight

Sean Brew, a trainee in our Audit and Advisory department, joined Baker Tilly in September last year. He shares his experience to date. I initially thought banking was the career for me. I did an internship in this sector as part of the UCD Bachelor of Commerce degree programme and then went on to complete [...]

By |2020-06-30T10:24:48+01:00June 30th, 2020|Blog|

Business Recovery: Harnessing the Power of Clarity

We continue to highlight Managing Partner Neil Hughes’ ‘Seven Cs of Business Recovery.’ As the economy starts to reopen, what are the necessary steps you should to take to ensure your business is positioned on the road to recovery? We recently looked at why, when navigating a crisis, companies must secure the co-operation of their [...]

By |2020-06-23T16:54:40+01:00June 23rd, 2020|Blog|

Business Recovery: Combatting Crisis With Co-operation

We continue to highlight Managing Partner Neil Hughes’ ‘Seven Cs of Business Recovery.’ As businesses battle the impact of COVID-19, it’s important to adopt the appropriate measures now, for tomorrow. Having recently discussed the value of open and honest communication with the people to whom you are indebted to, let us look at another group [...]

By |2020-05-18T12:00:29+01:00May 18th, 2020|Blog|

Maintain Your Training and Development Budgets!

Training and development programmes are still important in a Covid-19 world As businesses face the economic effects of Covid 19, many are implementing cash management and cost-saving measures. In these conditions, the temptation may be for businesses, particularly small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), to reduce or eliminate training and development expenditure. There is certainly [...]

By |2020-05-07T12:01:22+01:00May 7th, 2020|Blog|

Business Recovery: Transparency is Key

We continue to highlight Managing Partner Neil Hughes’ ‘Seven Cs of Business Recovery.’ As businesses battle the impact of COVID-19, it’s important to adopt the appropriate measures; Now, for tomorrow. I recently discussed the importance of seeking counsel from a carefully selected group of advisors. Now, for the next step on your business’s road to [...]

By |2020-05-05T13:26:54+01:00April 29th, 2020|Blog, News|

COVID-19 Key support measures available to business

Given the uncertainty around the overall long-term economic effect of the current COVID-19 situation the Irish Government and the Revenue Commissioners have provided some immediate short-term reliefs for business who face cashflow difficulties over the coming weeks. Baker Tilly are here to help you through this difficult and testing time. We outline below some of [...]

By |2020-04-29T12:11:04+01:00April 23rd, 2020|Blog, Latest News, News|

From Trainee to Manager: My Chartered Accountants Journey

John Summers, Corporate Finance, navigated an unconventional career path that led him to becoming a Chartered Accountant. Earlier this year, he wrote about his journey to date. The feeling I experienced the day I received my FAE results was one of the greatest feelings to date. A wave of relief was quickly followed by excitement [...]

By |2020-04-21T18:11:55+01:00April 21st, 2020|Blog|

Business Recovery: Now Is The Time To Seek Counsel

 Highlighting Managing Partner Neil Hughes’ ‘Seven Cs of Business Recovery.’ As businesses battle the impact of COVID-19, it’s important to adopt the appropriate measures; Now, for tomorrow. Following Ireland’s financial crash of 2008/09, I wanted to help Irish business owners realise that despite the bleak economic forecast, there was a straightforward way of navigating the [...]

By |2020-05-07T12:17:52+01:00April 9th, 2020|Blog, News|

SPOTLIGHT ON EXAMINERSHIP: ‘Success Stories – Challenges Met and Overcome’

As businesses respond to COVID-19, it’s important to remember that with the right support and strategies in place, significant challenges can be overcome. In the final part of our 'Spotlight' series on examinership, Dessie Morrow, Corporate Advisory Director, writes about companies which have engaged in the examinership process due to testing times. We have been [...]

By |2020-03-27T13:08:15+00:00March 27th, 2020|Blog|