News

Are You a Director of an Irish Registered Company?

The updated European Union (Anti-Money Laundering: Beneficial Ownership of Corporate Entities) Regulations 2019 may affect your business. Failure to comply with these regulations may result in penalties between €5,000 - €500,000. The previous filing obligation for companies and relevant entities On 15 November 2016 Ireland implemented the European Union’s (EU) Fourth Anti-Money Laundering Directive by [...]

By |2019-04-16T16:12:48+01:00April 16th, 2019|Blog, Latest News, News|

Graduate Training Programme – Baker Tilly

Graduate training programmes are a valuable stepping stone between university and entering the workforce. Finding the right graduate programme is pivotal to kick starting your career. Being part of a graduate class eases the way for the ambitious graduate with good academic experience but less work experience. Even for the graduate with plenty of work [...]

By |2018-12-01T10:20:31+01:00November 22nd, 2018|News|

Killala Community Wind Farm

Investee Company Name: Calembel Investment Limited / Killala Community Wind Farm DAC Investment Amount: €4,500,000 Industry: Renewable Energy Production Reason for Investment: Capital Expenditure – to construct the wind farm The Godboody EIIS Funds have invested €4,500,000 in the Killala Community wind farm. The funding will be used to part fund the construction costs of [...]

By |2018-11-20T14:47:24+01:00November 19th, 2018|News|

Time to Incorporate, or Not?

As the preliminary income tax deadline for the 2018 year approaches, many business owners operating as sole traders may be facing large or increasing income tax liabilities. With a view to managing this liability, one possible solution could be to establish a company. Reduced Tax Rate of 12.5% on Profits The main attraction for business [...]

By |2018-11-26T09:25:49+01:00November 12th, 2018|Blog, Latest News, News|

Networking tips for future success

Many people attend networking events to gain something: job leads, referrals, exposure, connections, or opportunities to grow their business. Regardless of your reason for attending networking events, understanding the best practices will help you to make the most of your time, allowing you to form connections that will boost your career and help you to [...]

By |2018-11-09T12:03:00+01:00November 9th, 2018|Latest News, News, Press|

Company Law Updates

In recent weeks there have been a number of changes introduced to Irish company law legislation. It is important for the company secretary, who under Companies 2014 must have the requisite skills to discharge his/her statutory and other legal duties, to keep abreast of such legislative changes in order to ensure that this requirement is [...]

By |2018-11-07T14:45:49+01:00November 7th, 2018|Latest News, News, Press|

Powerscourt Distillery in high spirits following Goodbody EIIS Fund Investment

Investee Company Name: Powerscourt Distillery Limited Investment Amount: €4,900,000 Industry: Whiskey Distillery and Visitor Centre Reason for Investment: Capital ExpenditureThe Goodbody EIIS Funds have invested €4,900,000 in Powerscourt Distillery. The investment will be used by the company to acquire stock, to build a new distillery and visitor centre and to launch a new premium brand internationally.Powerscourt Distillery Limited identified [...]

By |2018-11-05T11:56:20+01:00November 5th, 2018|News|

A quick guide to MVLs

With the 2019 budget recently announced, and the Income tax deadline fast approaching, you may be considering retiring from the company you started many years ago, and asking yourself how you can do this? There are a number of ways to effectively wind down your business that can be done in a tax efficient manner. [...]

By |2018-10-31T11:53:58+01:00October 31st, 2018|Latest News, News, Press|

Steps to improve business resilience

What is business resilience? The concept of business resilience has been attracting a lot of attention recently; and with businesses across Ireland preparing for the changes that will be brought about from Brexit, improving resilience has never been more important. Business resilience can be described as an organisation’s ability to anticipate, prepare for, respond to [...]

By |2018-11-22T15:44:03+01:00October 26th, 2018|Blog, News, Press|