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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Michael McNicholas to stand down as head of...October 25, 2016
The head of the semi-state company behind Irish Water is to stand down.
Double tax threat from UK rate cuts and new...October 24, 2016
Britain could slash corporation tax to 10pc if the European Union uses the Brexit negotiations to block UK-based banks and businesses from the single market.
Dunnes Stores is now Ireland’s second...October 24, 2016
Dunnes Stores has become the country’s second-largest grocery retailer, pushing Tesco into third place in the multi-billion euro market, new figures this morning show.
Ireland not ready for cyber crime threat,...October 24, 2016
Six out of 10 businesses expect to be the victim of cyber crime in the year ahead, and 90pc think the country is not prepared for a potential attack on the State.
Doubt over €1.1bn fine for Intel as EU...October 21, 2016
Intel could see a record €1.1bn fine for alleged anti-competitive behaviour reversed after one of the EU Court of Justice’s own lawyers said no rivals might have been harmed by the company’s actions.
Dublin Airport set to get third hotel in...October 21, 2016
Dublin Airport is to get its third hotel, with the owners of the Radisson Blu there planning the multi-million euro construction of a new seven-storey, standalone venue on the site.
Providence successfully defends legal bill...October 21, 2016
Oil and gas explorer Providence Resources has claimed victory in defending a legal bill for costs associated with a long running legal case.
New 20pc tax on profits will hit vulture...October 20, 2016
A new 20pc tax on profits will hit so called vulture funds and other investor holding Irish property assets through previously low tax vehicles from the start of next year.
Brexit could lead to some ‘civil...October 20, 2016
Brexit could lead to some “civil unrest” in Northern Ireland again, particularly in relation to the border, a former senior PSNI officer has warned.
Exclusive: Developer Greg Kavanagh hits the...October 20, 2016
New Generation Homes chief Greg Kavanagh has secured a massive payment in a deal understood to be valued in excess of €150m from his company’s financial backers, London-based M&G Investments, in a deal which...