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.
Microsoft invites graduates and experienced...February 17, 2017
Microsoft has announced the creation of 600 jobs this morning at its European headquarters in Dublin.
Tony Blair launches campaign to persuade...February 17, 2017
Tony Blair has urged pro-Europeans to “rise up” and persuade the British people they were wrong about Brexit.
Kingspan revenue breaks €3bn mark as...February 17, 2017
Cavan-based insulation giant Kingspan made a €341m profit last year as its revenue jumped 12pc to €3.1bn, the company reported this morning. The profit was 33pc higher than in 2015
Exports to Britain down by €496m due to...February 16, 2017
Irish goods exports reached a record last year of almost €117bn, but exports to Britain dropped by almost half a billion euro as the Brexit vote took its toll.
Aryzta shares fall but world stocks advanceFebruary 16, 2017
Shares in Irish-Swiss food group Aryzta fell 2.3pc in Zurich by mid-afternoon yesterday as investors took an opportunity to cash in on Tuesday’s share surge after it announced the departure of chief executive Owen...
Competition sees SSE Airtricity profits fall...February 16, 2017
A loss of market share as a result of increased competition in the electricity market here contributed to pre-tax profits at SSE Airtricity tumbling by 65pc to €13.4m last year.
Trump effect is having an impact on Irish...February 15, 2017
US tech firms have “hit the pause button” on any plans to hire staff here, according to a leading recruitment expert.
Funds secured for two cancer research...February 15, 2017
Two university spin-out companies have secured backing to develop cancer treatments.
French debt costs overtake Ireland’sFebruary 15, 2017
France has seen its borrowing costs overtake Ireland’s for the first time since the financial crisis as investors worry about the prospect of far-right, eurosceptic Marine Le Pen winning presidential elections in April.
Irish CEO of Aryzta to leave embattled firm...February 14, 2017
THE chief executive of Irish-Swiss food group Aryzta, Owen Killian, is to leave the embattled company after more than a year of turmoil at the company.
Average rents hit highest level since 2002...February 14, 2017
Rents had their highest rise on record last year, just as measures have been put in place to limit increases.
Consumers set for fresh savings as...February 14, 2017
The battle between grocery chains for market share is poised to deliver big savings for consumers this year.