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.
€60m available for job creation in...May 29, 2017
Up to €60m is being made available for projects aimed at job creation in a new regional development fund.
Consumer optimism high but business...May 29, 2017
Four in five people here think house prices will rise this year and consumer confidence remains high but there are signs that business sentiment has weakened.
The top nine jobs of the future – will you...May 29, 2017
As industries change and evolve, there is a risk of many roles becoming redundant, with this in mind, the world’s largest job site Indeed, has compiled a snapshot of future-proofed roles for Ireland. 1....
Property tax take too low, says EU in...May 23, 2017
The property tax take in Ireland is below the EU average, and we rely too much on “volatile revenue sources”, the European Commission has warned.
Social network site in €180k commitment to...May 23, 2017
LinkedIn has announced a new partnership with Jobcare aimed at connecting communities in need with economic opportunities to make their visions a reality.
Revealed: Homebuyers race for deals as...May 23, 2017
Fine Gael leadership frontrunner Leo Varadkar risks causing further chaos in the housing market after pledging to abolish the Help to Buy scheme if it proves to be inflating prices.
Five things you need to know about...May 22, 2017
Following the announcement from Linked Finance, an Irish Peer-to-Peer (P2P) lending platform, that it has received full authorization by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) which will enable it to move into the UK...
Irish peer-to-peer lending platform receives...May 22, 2017
Linked Finance, an Irish Peer-to-Peer (P2P) lending platform, has received full authorization by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) which will enable it to move into the UK market.
EU won’t loosen rules to ease pain of...May 22, 2017
Brexit isn’t a good enough argument to persuade the EU to loosen its strict budgetary rules to allow for more spending, Finance Minister Michael Noonan has signalled.
Bank of Ireland names high-ranking female...May 18, 2017
Bank of Ireland has appointed a high-ranking female banker, Francesca McDonagh, to succeed Richie Boucher as chief executive officer later this year. The bank confirmed McDonagh, who is 42 and from the UK, will...
C&C playing ‘long game’ in...May 18, 2017
Bulmers and Magners owner C&C is under no pressure from shareholders to sell its US operations, after slashing the value of its assets there by €129m during its last financial year, according to CEO...
Property prices forecast to rise 10pc this...May 18, 2017
The average price of a house is set to soar by the end of 2018 – first jumping 10pc this year, and rising by another 8pc next year. House completions are to grow strongly,...