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.
Australian health software firm to set up...July 24, 2017
A global software platform that manages healthcare professionals’ clinics, consolidates patient records and “matchmakes” doctors with patients has chosen Cork as its European HQ.
On this day: how to turn off Facebook...July 24, 2017
On This Day – also known as Facebook Memories – is one of the social network’s most divisive features.
Laws must be updated as driverless cars...July 24, 2017
The era of driverless cars – or fully autonomous vehicles (AVs) – is near and will dramatically transform how we drive.
Government claims progress in fixing mobile...July 21, 2017
Telecoms operators are working with local authorities to identify and remedy mobile blackspots.
Euro rises as talks on stimulus delayedJuly 21, 2017
Mario Draghi has said policymakers are still waiting for inflation to catch up with the economy’s recovery, as they put off any discussion on tapering stimulus until after the summer.
Traffic payments boost tunnel profitsJuly 21, 2017
Traffic guarantee payments totalling €4.4m by Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) to the firm operating the €800m Limerick tunnel helped the company record an operating profit of €9.4m last year.
Software company Zendesk to create 300 jobs...July 20, 2017
Cloud-based provider of customer service Zendesk is to create 300 jobs in Dublin over the next three to four years.
Dublin fifth in world for prime retail rent...July 20, 2017
Dublin has emerged as one of the fastest-growing prime retail locations in the world according to CBRE’s latest half-yearly research report, ‘Global Prime Retail Rents’.
New financing platform aims to support the...July 20, 2017
Initiative Ireland is aiming to finance €60m in construction loans to fund 250 family homes. It intends to launch Ireland’s first syndicated property finance platform in September to raise cash from investors, or members,...
Guinness has a €16m expansion plan inJuly 14, 2017
UP TO 300 construction jobs will be created as part of a €16m expansion of the landmark Guinness Storehouse in Dublin, Ireland’s most-visited fee-paying tourist attraction.
UK still the top destination for emigrating...July 14, 2017
The UK remains the top destination for professionals leaving Ireland, despite the country’s intention to leave the European Union.
Shopify to create 100 new jobs in GalwayJuly 14, 2017
Shopify, a cloud-based, multi-channel retail platform designed for small and medium-sized businesses, is creating 100 new jobs in Galway with the help of IDA Ireland.