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Welcome to Kelliher O’Shea, Chartered Accountants
Kelliher O’Shea, Chartered Accountants, is formerly the Castleisland practice of OCKT (O’Connor Kelliher & Treacy).
Today, financial transactions of large, medium and small enterprises are under a significantly higher degree of scrutiny by regulatory authorities.
We are capable of providing you with a comprehensive suite of accountancy, taxation and advisory services and solutions to meet your needs. Our partners have a wealth of experience that go beyond ensuring your compliance requirements are met by offering you real added value for your business.
The site is updated regularly with industry and practice news.
Property tax take too low, says EU in warning...23rd May 2017
The property tax take in Ireland is below the EU average, and we rely too much on “volatile revenue sources”, the European Commission has warned. It says Ireland is at “risk of some deviation” from EU budget rules this year and next, and will need “further measures” worth 0.6pc of GDP, or around €1.5bn in […]Read More...
Social network site in €180k commitment to help...23rd May 2017
LinkedIn has announced a new partnership with Jobcare aimed at connecting communities in need with economic opportunities to make their visions a reality. Over the next two years, LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional social network, will provide €180k in funding through the company’s social impact programme, LinkedIn for Good. “With our EMEA headquarters in Dublin, […]Read More...
Revealed: Homebuyers race for deals as €20,000...23rd May 2017
Fine Gael leadership frontrunner Leo Varadkar risks causing further chaos in the housing market after pledging to abolish the Help to Buy scheme if it proves to be inflating prices. Estate agents have claimed that prices could further rise in the short-term as first-time buyers scramble to buy properties amid fears the grant will be […]Read More...
Five things you need to know about Peer-to-Peer...22nd May 2017
Following the announcement from Linked Finance, an Irish Peer-to-Peer (P2P) lending platform, that it has received full authorization by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) which will enable it to move into the UK market, we have the top five things you should know about P2P lending. One – It was invented in Ireland! P2P […]Read More...
Irish peer-to-peer lending platform receives UK...22nd May 2017
Linked Finance, an Irish Peer-to-Peer (P2P) lending platform, has received full authorization by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) which will enable it to move into the UK market. The approval comes as the Department of Finance initiates a public consultation process on the potential introduction of regulation of the P2P sector in Ireland. The […]Read More...
EU won’t loosen rules to ease pain of Brexit...22nd May 2017
Brexit isn’t a good enough argument to persuade the EU to loosen its strict budgetary rules to allow for more spending, Finance Minister Michael Noonan has signalled. Mr Noonan has said he wants to spend more money on much-needed capital investment, but argued that he is hamstrung by the European Union’s fiscal rules, which limit […]Read More...
Bank of Ireland names high-ranking female banker...18th May 2017
Bank of Ireland has appointed a high-ranking female banker, Francesca McDonagh, to succeed Richie Boucher as chief executive officer later this year. The bank confirmed McDonagh, who is 42 and from the UK, will take over the reins on October 2. She is the first female CEO of an Irish bank and saw off internal […]Read More...
C&C playing ‘long game’ in US as...18th May 2017
Bulmers and Magners owner C&C is under no pressure from shareholders to sell its US operations, after slashing the value of its assets there by €129m during its last financial year, according to CEO Stephen Glancey. The company said the carrying value of its US assets is now €45m. Mr Glancey said the long-embattled US […]Read More...