Welcome to Desmond Gibbons Accountants
We welcome new business and enjoy helping business to establish themselves and help them through the start up process from concept to a working business. Why not let us help you.
We are a firm of Certified Public Accountants based in Skibbereen in west cork. We have a wealth of knowledge and experience gained over 30 years serving our clients not only here in west cork but in many other parts of Ireland. We appreciate loyalty and have many clients who have been with us since we first opened our doors. We have a loyal and dedicated staff who have worked with us over many years and bring together a combined experience that we share with our clients. We provide a broad range of services including, audit and accountancy, taxation both personal and corporate, company secretarial, consultancy and business planning as well as a dedicated bookkeeping and payroll service.
Visit our Business guides section for guides & tips on starting a business, creating marketing plans, laws, employer PAYE, VAT and more.
Quick resource of excel templates for Cash Flow Statements, Motor and Subsistence Expense, Net Worth, Net Worth Statements and more.
Quick resource of Calculators for Loan Repayment, Compound Interest on Savings, Loan Repayment and more.
Our Taxation Summary section contains the most up-to-date rates for Income Tax, Benefit in Kind, PRSI, Stamp Duty and more.
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Sterling falls in Asia over hard BrexitJanuary 16, 2017
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Mind pension plan gap before time runs outJanuary 13, 2017
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Drivers face road checks to tackle car...January 13, 2017
A major clampdown on uninsured drivers is to be implemented in a bid to tackle the rocketing cost of motor insurance.
Insurance cost hikes to ease – but not...January 13, 2017
Motor insurance reforms being introduced by the Government will put the brakes on premium hikes, according to experts.
Consumers remain nervous about...January 11, 2017
Consumer sentiment has fallen to a 22 month low reflecting unease in the Irish consumer following the Brexit vote and the US presidential election.
Irish Business: Where to now post Brexit and...January 11, 2017
The seismic shift in world and European politics following Brexit and the election of Donald Trump as 45th President of the United States has led to an environment of global political and economic uncertainty...
Objections by six states deliver blow to EU...January 10, 2017
Parliaments in six countries have opposed the European Commission’s proposals for a common tax base across the European Union, according to Irish MEP Brian Hayes.
Big banks prepare to reveal earningsJanuary 10, 2017
Some of the world’s biggest banks announce earnings this week, including JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo and Bank of America.
Jobs worth: You’ll need to earn more...January 10, 2017
Pay rises, housing and tax are employees’ top priorities for 2017. Wage rises remain on the table despite concerns over Brexit and housing.
Young Irish dying to pay with mobilesJanuary 9, 2017
Young Irish people want to ditch their cash and cards and pay for things using Google, Facebook and Apple instead.