Credit Guarantee Scheme

January 28, 2013

The Minister  for Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation, Richard Bruton has recently announced that Capita  Asset Services will operate the new Credit Guarantee Scheme. The scheme aims to provide much needed credit to job-creating SME’s who currently struggle to get finance from the banks. It is intended to address market failure affecting commercially viable businesses in […]

Responsibilities of Directors

June 12, 2012

The Companies Acts seek to regulate the activities of Directors so that they do not abuse their power of privilege and cause an action that may not be in the best interests of the Company.  The new Companies consolidation and reform bill has provided some clarity to the area of Director’s duties and has codified […]

Tax relief for Start up Companies

May 23, 2012

Relief from Corporation Tax for new start-up companies for the first 3 years of trading was introduced in 2008. A qualifying new company who commenced to trade in 2009or 2010 with a Corporation Tax liability not exceeding €40,000 may have its Corporation Tax liability reduced to nil for those years in respect of profits attributable […]