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May
Taking a punt on Shares?

Taking a punt on Shares?

Posted Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Here is a reminder on Capital Gains Tax (CGT) payment and filing dates By Eva Byrne, Tax Manager, Contracting PLUS Ok, so here is my confession about shares. I am old enough to remember getting caught up in the Eircom shares hype back in 1999. It was heavily promoted by the Government of the day…

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08
Mar
Would you like to be a Professional Contractor?

Would you like to be a Professional Contractor?

Posted Monday, March 8, 2021

Contracting is becoming a serious career choice for many. It offers flexibility, work/life balance, an opportunity for the over-55’s to extend their career and generally it’s well paid. But while the range of people considering contracting has expanded recently, in reality it’s been growing in popularity for around 15 years. So what exactly is it,…

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15
Feb
Re-location Expenses for Contractors

Re-location Expenses for Contractors

Posted Monday, February 15, 2021

As a contractor, there are many relocation expenses you can offset against your income to assist and support you in making the move. Uprooting yourself from your existing life and starting a brand new one in a new country is a really big deal. Even for those relocating as a contractor within Ireland, a grand…

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19
Nov
Double Win at 2020 Accountancy Awards for Contracting PLUS

Double Win at 2020 Accountancy Awards for Contracting PLUS

Posted Thursday, November 19, 2020

The Irish Accountancy Awards measure the best elements of Accountancy Practices the length and breadth of the country. Contracting PLUS, a specialist Accountancy and Tax firm for Professional Contractors and solo-self employed business consultants, were shortlisted in four categories for the 2020 Awards; WINNER – Best Use of Technology (which looked at the cloud based…

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10
Nov
Capital Acquisitions Tax

Capital Acquisitions Tax

Posted Tuesday, November 10, 2020

By Richard Marshall – Associate Director Tax at Contracting PLUS Gift and Inheritances Irish gift or inheritance tax is known as Capital Acquisitions Tax [CAT] and is primarily payable by the person receiving the gift/inheritance. When do I need to pay CAT? CAT is payable if a gift/inheritance is valued over a certain limit and…

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04
Nov
Covid-19 & Business Expense Claims

Covid-19 & Business Expense Claims

Posted Wednesday, November 4, 2020

by Jennifer Doyle, Solutions Team Manager at Contracting PLUS The year 2020 has brought with it a lot of changes. For many, a significant change is that working from home full time has become the new norm, and it looks like it will remain that way for some time yet. Given this, it’s no real…

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13
Oct
Setting up my Personal Limited Company – Where do I start?

Setting up my Personal Limited Company – Where do I start?

Posted Tuesday, October 13, 2020

By Jennifer Doyle, Client Solutions Manager at Contracting PLUS Whether you are new to the world of self-employment (which includes being a Contractor), or have been operating through an Umbrella company for a while now, the option of setting up your own Limited Company has likely crossed your mind. Having your own Limited Company can…

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Our compliant contractors typically achieve the best retention rates; they take home more money.

Our App and online portal remove all the admin and hassle from you.

Standard company insurances are included (at no extra cost) in most cases.

You’ll have a Dedicated Account Manager to answer all your questions.

You’ll get ongoing pro-active tax saving tips and suggestions.

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